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« Topic Start: June 25, 2007, 06:34:51 pm »

Ancient Egyptian astronomers aligned the pyramids due north by using two stars that circle the celestial polar point.


http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science/nature/1024779.stm
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« Reply #1: June 25, 2007, 07:09:51 pm »

Ancient Egyptian astronomers aligned the pyramids due north by using two stars that circle the celestial polar point.


http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science/nature/1024779.stm

That's really interesting. It always amazes me to read of the feats that people accomplished that far in the past. Assuming that is that this theory is correct, that's really cool.
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« Reply #2: June 26, 2007, 01:02:25 am »


That's fascinating.  Thanks for posting it.
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