Dragon, your days of dominion are over

The precession of the equinoxes means that over a long period, the star nearest our North Pole changes. Today it is Polaris in Ursa Minor, but 5000 years ago it was – what? It was the star Thuban, the chief star in the constellation Draco, the Dragon.


Dragon, your days are over.

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~ by scalambra on February 9, 2011.

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