Top 10 Brightest stars as seen from Earth.Stars are more than little dots of light in the night sky. Stars are massive shining spheres of hot gas, the closest of which is our Sun. Here are the
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Celebrating African-Americans in Astronomy & Space, including Dr. Bernard Harris, Jr. - First African-American to Walk in Space.
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- Picture Gallery: Get a better look at the brightest star in the sky with our Sirius Pictures Gallery.
- Quiz: Try your hand at our simple Stars Quiz.
- Puzzle: Discover words relating tom the brightest stars in the sky in our Brightest Stars Word Search Puzzle.
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