Asteroid Kassandra (number 114) was discovered by Christian Heinrich Friedrich Peters on the 23rd July 1871. The asteroid is part of the main asteroid belt and a rare T class with unknown composition. Her orbital period is 4.38 years and she is named after the prophetess Cassandra in Greek mythology. The Myth of Cassandra Cassandra […]
This week continues a cosmic lull in proceedings marked only by inner planetary activity. Mercury returns to oppose Neptune before passing out of shadow range and shortly after moves into healing Virgo. Venus and Mars cosy up in a sparkly sextile but not before Mars and Eris have a bit of a spat midweek.