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What’s it with Astronomy

Almost all ancient civilizations have developed their own astronomy. It seems as if it was their primary science and understanding the night sky was their goal.

They have developed complex mathematics just to understand the mechanics and motion of moon, sun , planets and stars.

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Startling facts about Sumerian Civilization

Some startling facts about the Sumerians.

  • they were the first to start astronomy- they were star gazers.
  • They knew of the 5 planets visible to naked eye.
  • They formed constellations and zodiac- some of which have not changed till now.


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