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a constellation in the northern hemisphere near Ursa Major

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About half Tolwood's current output of automotive pressings are bought by Nissan and Mr Bootes sees scope for increasing business with the Japanese group as well as moving into other markets.
Following behind Bootes is the constellation of Hercules which contains the beautiful Messier object M13.
Farther east we come to NGC 5466, the only globular cluster in Bootes.
On the opposite side of Bootes from Corona Borealis is another two-word spring constellation beginning with the same letters: Coma Berenices.
In one strand of classical Greek mythology, Bootes was her ill-fated father; in another, he was a simple shepherd and ploughman.
They dubbed the region, located in the constellation Bootes, the Great Void.
To the left (east) of Bootes are the semi-circle of Corona Borealis the Northern Crown, Hercules, and then ascending stars of the Summer Triangle (brilliant Vega, Deneb and Altair).
Researchers had deduced in 1996 that the star Tau Bootes has a closely orbiting planet several times as massive as Jupiter.
Bootes isn't a constellation that binocular observers spend much time exploring.
23, just 22 seconds after NASA's Compton Gamma Ray Observatory found a burst in the constellation Bootes, ROTSE-I began scanning the same region.