Arts and Culture

Similarities Interpreting Constellations

Posted on: Mon 26 Aug 2019

Finding meaning in the starts is something almost all cultures across history have endeavoured to do, and many of us continue to interpret the night sky to this day.

But just how similar have our interpretations been across a largely diverse set of experiences and different walks of life?

Breakfast’s Zoe Kounadis and Tom Mann are joined by Simon Cropper, Senior Lecturer from the Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences at the University of Melbourne to explain this phenomenon.



Produced by Zoe Kounadis
Image source: Wikimedia Commons (CC0)


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