Great collection of photography and papers by James Q. Jacobs.
Photographs of Teotihuacan, Rano Raraku and Drombeg
© Clive Ruggles, University of Leicester.
A Journal Of Myth & Science
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Egyptians and the Constellations
A look at ancient relics
showing that Egyptians mapped the constellations.
Advances research, education and
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About 2000 A.D., several calendaric cycles
from around the world end.... Interesting coincidence
or is there more to it?
- Dogon Tribe
The Dogon people live in the Homburi Mountains near Timbuktu. At
of their religious teachings is knowledge about a star
that is invisible to the eye
and so difficult to obsevrve -- even
through a telescope -- that no photographs
were taken of it until
1970. The Dogon say they received their knowledge by
the earth from another star system.
- This guide to the constellations contains comprehensive
information about the
planets, stars and constellations. It also
provides links to a number of other useful astronomy resources.
Wheels and Dawn Stars Rising
Details the astronomical
significance of the Bighorn Medicine Wheel.
for Planet X
Chronicles the modern astronomers' search for
the tenth planet as compared
to that of the Sumerians (also
2012: Appointment With Marduk - Summary of Burak Eldem's
book combining the "10th Planet's return" and the "Maya End Date
in Astro-Archaeology:Dance of the Gods - A research site for
astronomical sources of world mythology and religions.
of Aquarius - Organized to establish an Aquarian Age
Congress, to adopt new calendars for the Aquarian Age; to adopt
new star maps that will return us to our calendrical roots, put
us back in step with the rhythm of the natural world, and
initiate the Aquarian Age in the year 2000.
Age of the Goddess - This article investigates the
precession of the equinox in relation to the northern sky, the
myths associated with Ursa Minor and Polaris, and the connection
between Ursa Minor and the High Priestess card in the Tarot deck
An Easy Guide to Myths - Explains ancient myths based on
Ancient Astronomers - Ancient astronomers studied the night
sky, ancient artists painted magical animals on cave walls.
Links to information on the subject.
Angkor Wat's Astronomical Basis - A comprehensive
investigation into the astonomical alignments at Angkor Wat.
Exploration of the religious and social impact of astronomy on
the native population.
Archaeoastronomy Pages - Links to all ancient astronomy
related articles by James Q. Jacobs. Covers many cultures.
Includes a bibliography and photos.
Archaeoastronomy at Stonehenge Using Computer Methods - A
theory which suggests Stonehenge was used to determine farming,
fishing and hunting cycles based on the movements of celestial
Archaeoastronomy in Eastern Liguria - Megalithism and
shamanism on Caprione's promontory: recent studies. Lerici,
Archaeoastronomy.com - Overview of archaeoastronomy.
Includes maps, almanacs and video archive.
Archaeogeodesy, a Key to Prehistory - Archaeogeodesy
encompasses prehistoric and ancient place determination, point
positioning, navigation, astronomy, and measure and
representation of the earth and geodynamic phenomena.
Archaeology, Astronautics and SETI Research Association -
Official: includes information on astroarchaeology and
extraterrestrials on earth; membership and contact information.
Astrocrud - Highlights of abuses of astronomy in
Dogon Theory of Creation - The enigma of the Dogon tribe:
knowing obscure astronomical facts before we had telescopes
capable of learning of it.
Erection of the Holy Cross - The geometry of the
astrophysical transition occurring now in Earth's 26,000 year
precessional cycle; catalyzing a paradigm shift in human
Heliocentric System and Precession of the Tholos of Epidavros
- The circular shape of the Monument represents two astronomical
theories concerning the Sun: the Geocentric theory of the Sun's
apparent course and the Heliocentric theory. In depth discussion
of both aspects of this Greek monument.
Oh My God, They Killed SOHO - On Wednesday, June 24, 1998,
at 7:16 p.m., EDT, the Solar and Heliospheric Observatory (SOHO),
a joint NASA/ESA spacecraft, mysteriously went "off-line".
Disk/Maze of Daedalus - Phaistos Disk Decipherment shows
Language of the Argos, a mariners language based on the movement
of stars, star groups, and constellations. This language is
derived from early nautical methods of keeping time and location
while on the Aegean.
Philip C. Steffey, Ph.D. Astronomy - Astronomy: scientific,
archaic, educational, and popular.
X and the Sumarians - An alternative theory website
containing information of many aspects of ancient astronaut
research. The site is mainly important for the substantial
amount of information on ancient Sumaria.
Prehistoric Northern Europe, from Stone to Iron - A part of
the Rook family's project, integrating family history and
genealogy into the broader context of culture, history, and
Review-Essay of Mayan Prophecies - By John Major Jenkins,
author of Maya Cosmogenesis 2012. A number of flaws in their
book are highlighted.
Ring of Brodgar, Stone Circle, Orkney - A beautifully
detailed, photographic study of the Ring of Brodgar in Scotland,
along with commentary by the photographer, archaeologically
significant as one of the largest complete rings of standing
stones in Britain.
Sacred Sites - Links to sites relevant to astroarchaeology,
ethnoastronomy, sacred geometry, geomancy, Ley lines, Feng Shui,
and earth mysteries.
Symbolic Messengers - Addresses the widespread use of
astronomical symbols on medieval coins, with an introduction to
the use of these symbols on ancient coins.
The Genesis Site - Mathematical proof that the Nebular
Hypothesis is wrong.
The Mayan Prophecies - Overview of book by Adrian Gilbert
and Maurice Cotterell, linkin sunspot cycles, Mayan myth,
astrological tables, ancient Egypt and Atlantis.
The Nebra Sky Disc - An alternative interpretation of the
Nebra Sky Disc.
The Runic Sky - Shows how the Norse runes can be applied to
star patterns in the Northern Sky and how it relates to the
A Link Between Chinese and American Cultures? - Suggests
that the Olmecs on the Atlantic coastal plain of Mexico
obtained writing and other cultural traits from Shang-dynasty
Annunaki Info - Pictures of Sumerian and Assyrian stone
carvings interpreted as evidence of ancient visitors, the
Archaeological Outliers - Artifacts thought by some to
suggest pre-Columbian contacts between the Old and New
Worlds. J. Huston McCulloch presents photographs and
commentary with references.
Australian Archaeological Anomalies Research - Val
Osborn claim that a site at Freshwater Point on the
Queensland coast was a Phoenecian settlement.
Mysteries of the Ancient High Cultures - Similarities in
artifacts from ancient Old World and New World cultures.
Roman Head from Calixtlahuaca - A small terracotta head
found in 1933 in a pre-Hispanic burial at Calixtlahuaca in
the Toluca Valley has been identified by Bernard Andreae and
others as Roman of circa 200 AD.
Tracing Human Wanderings - Parallels in broad plot and
fine detail between a Greek myth and a Maori myth. Plus, a
chemical explanation of how the Greek word Oreichalkos might
have referred to a 'transparent fusible substance'.
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