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Microscopium - The Microscope

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Ella Derbyshire
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by Ella Derbyshire on Aug 19, 2009
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The faint stars of the Microscope are not easy to see unless we have a dark, exceptionally clear night. We find it above the constellation Capricornus. Microscopium is a modern constellation that was formed and named by Nicolas-Louis deLacaille in the mid 18th Century.


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