Explore how various peoples observe the sky and what it means to them. Learn what you can see with your own eyes, and discover some of the constellations that have important meaning for indigenous peoples. Find out how technology has changed the way we study the sky-but not our reasons for doing it.
A glossary of terms used in this collection can be found at: http://www.virtualmuseum.ca/Exhibitions/Cosmos/english/glossary.html
This project is the result of an international collaboration including museums and institutions from Canada, Australia, and the United States.
This collection was created using content from the following VMC exhibt: http://www.virtualmuseum.ca/Exhibitions/Cosmos/index_en.html