The Emu In the Sky Constellation: Australian Aboriginal Astronomy
The Emu in the Sky appears once a year to tell Australian Aboriginal people that it was time to harvest emu eggs for food. Australian Aboriginal Astronomy is a highly developed knowledge of the skies, that plays a role in Australian Aboriginal cultural beliefs, customs and day to day life.
Peony nebula star - WR 102ka - is located in the Peony nebula, the reddish cloud of dust in and around the white circle, surrounding the star. (Image: Spitzer Space Telescope) Mona Evans, "Nebulae" http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art43407.asp