Day: June 21, 2018

High School High School Space and Planetary Sciences

Taking a Look at the Stars

Humans have been fascinated by stars for thousands of years. Studies of the stars go as far back as the first civilization in human history, Sumeria, located in Mesopotamia. Ancient civilizations would study the stars and incorporate them into their architecture, literature, art, calendars, mythology, and religion. Even now, humans still study the stars, hoping to learn the universe’s secrets.