Mythology of planets and constellations

Browse through the following pages to find out about the myths behind planets and constellations, and their names.

  • Mythology of constellations Click on the names of the constellations in the left column to read more about them. If you hover over stars in the images, you'll get more information about them. Is there a particular constellation or myth that appeals to you, and if so, why do you think it is so? On this website you can also play with an interactive 3D night sky simulator -just insert your location.
  • Mythology of planets Explore also the Indian and Chinese naming systems mentioned in the last paragraph.
Last modified: Friday, 15 December 2017, 12:00 PM