Rho Ophiuchi and revision to group's home page
- --- In email@example.com, "Diana K. Rosenberg"
> Hi Mark,
> I wrote
> (star+nebulae) complex is exactly where Ophiuchus' left footThanks for the Rho Ophiuchi pictures as well as the info.
> steps upon the Scorpion (the Shaman-Physician crushing the
> Scorpion-of-death). This tradition is so important that the
> astronomers who set up the "official" constellation boundaries
> in 1930 made sure the outline of Ophiuchus specifically included
> Rho Oph in his figure, rather than that of the Scorpion.
> Actually, since this "encounter" is so important that you could
> say the star is Scorp/Oph combined!
> Thank you for these!
> I would add:
> and gorgeous:
> and very interesting additional stuff - new discovery:
> Love, Diana
I've added a photo of Rho Ophiuchi and its associated nebula to the
group's home page. As far as I know, I'm not violating anybody's
copyright doing that.
Mark A. Holmes