Known to the Ancients

Jupiter is so bright in the night sky that it can easily be seen with the naked eye; in fact, among the planets, only Venus can shine brighter. Being so bright it was known to man long before the invention of the telescope. Ancient civilizations around the world knew of its wanderings and made attempts to predict its behavior against the stars. In mythology, Jupiter was the chief god of the Romans. The Greeks referred to Jupiter as Zeus. I can imagine that even prehistoric man would have noticed Jupiter, shining so bright against the other star-like bodies. We can think of Jupiter as our chief planet in the solar system. As we'll see, we might not even exist without this giant planet!

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