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Cellarius Star Map

This clip is about the Cellarius Star Map of 1660. Learn how the map not only attempts to chart the position of stars, but how it uses mythology and astrology to create a pictorial representation of the night sky.

Teacher's supporting script

An accompanying script to help teachers in the classroom is available to download.

Transcript (68KB)

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This clip is from BBC Four's The Beauty of Maps. For more information on the programme, please visit the BBC Four: The Beauty of Maps site.

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