Kochab: Former pole star (Random Trivia)

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    Jun 15, 2015 5:27 AM GMT
    Heard this on the radio the other day. I knew the Earth wobbled on its axis, but didn't know it was enough for different eras of recorded history to have different pole stars.

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    http://stardate.org/radio/program/kochab
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    Jun 15, 2015 6:04 AM GMT
    Does this mean that the Milky Way is just a 100,000+ light-year diameter candy bar and that's what's making everyone fat? icon_eek.gif
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    Jun 15, 2015 10:39 AM GMT
    I was expecting a thread about acrobatic strippers...