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Stories by Bradley E. Schaefer

The Origin of the Greek Constellations

Astronomy and archaeology have together uncovered the history of how the star pictures came to be--and how people have used them over time

November 1, 2006 — Bradley E. Schaefer

Gamma-Ray Bursters

Intense flashes of high-energy radiation appear unpredictably in the sky. Limited observational data have frustrated attempts to determine their cause, but likely mechanisms have been proposed

February 1, 1985 — Bradley E. Schaefer