For their investigation, the astronomers focused on 'Midnight Poem', a Sappho composition which contains the lines: "The moon has set, and the Pleiades; it is midnight, the time is going by, and I recline alone." Using the 'Starry Night' and 'Digistar 5' programs, researchers from the University of Texas Arlington were able to find the dates on which Pleiades (a bright star cluster) set before midnight in 570BC, the year the poem is believed to have been written.
The statuesque Liz might have held Peter Parker's attention in "Spider-Man: Homecoming," but media reports hint that sparks may have flown between costars Tom Holland, who played the webslinger, and Zendaya, who plays the superhero's classmate MJ in the film.For we saw His star in the east, and have come to worship Him." (Matt. If the right one is picked, it can provide not only the year but even the season for the birth of Jesus.By the 4th century, historians and theologians were celebrating a winter Christmas, but it wasn't until 525 that the year of Jesus' birth was fixed.A 2,500-year-old ancient Greek poem has been accurately dated for the first time using advanced sky-mapping software.During a study, astronomers used computer programs to recreate the skies over ancient Greece, shedding more light on the origin of a poem by Sappho, one of the most well-known Greek lyric poets.