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What is Astronomy? (iii)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  28/10/12) II: History of Astronomy Early Timeline Ancient Astronomy ~17,000 BC, Lascaux cave paintings depicting celestial events Egypt The Pyramids built with celestial alignments accurate to within a few minutes of arc. Used Diurnal Motions as a … Continue reading

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