Phil Plait tells us about the Little Dipper

We live in an interesting time. Astronomically speaking, I mean. It just so happens that right now, if you draw a line from Earth’s south pole, through the Earth’s center, up through the north pole, and extend it up into the sky, it points very close to a fair-to-middlin’ bright star. 1,000 more words

via Take a little dip in the Little Dipper — Syfy – Bad Astronomy

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