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University of Massachusetts Sunwheel

http://www.umass.edu/sunwheel/index2.html

A project to build a stone circle aligned to the sunrises and sunsets of the solstices and equinoxes, as well as the north pole star, for use by the community as a tool for education and outreach.

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Traditions of the Sun: Chaco Culture National Historical Park

http://www.traditionsofthesun.org/

Features a collaborative project between SECEF, Ideum, the NPS, other organizations, and individuals. Contains an overview, photos, a timeline, news, credits, and contact information.

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Tiwanaku (Tiahuanaco) Phase IV

http://www.astrofilitrentini.it/mat/puerta/

Cesare Berrini's hypotheses concerning the relationships between bas-relief carvings on the Gateway of the Sun, the annual solar cycle, and geometric time measurement.

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The Sophia Project

http://www.sophia-project.org.uk/

The Centre for the Study of Cultural Astronomy and Astrology at Bath Spa University, UK

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The Shaw Butte Notebook

http://www.amug.org/~sbplum/Shawindex.html

This site makes extensive use of Quicktime to describe and demonstrate the workings of an Hohokam observatory.

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The Material World

http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio4/science/thematerialworld_20030501.shtml

BBC Radio 4 interview on the methodology of archaeoastronomy with Prof. Clive Ruggles and Dr. Frank Prendergast. Requires Real Player.

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Sundial, calendar and Khmer temples

http://www.sundial.thai-isan-lao.com/

Determination of the orientation of ancient Khmer temples based on solar observations. Presents the data for several sites.

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Sun Earth Day 2005

http://sunearthday.nasa.gov/

The NASA site for Sun-Earth day 2005 (March 20). The theme is 'Ancient Observatories, Timeless Knowledge'. Includes webcasts.

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Stones of Wonder

http://www.stonesofwonder.com/

A guide the megalithic monuments of Scotland and their astronomical alignments. Also contains illustrations, a bibliography and suggestions for the best times of year to visit.

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Stone Age Astronomy: Mythical Ireland

http://www.mythicalireland.com/astronomy/index.html

New information and research about the astronomy of the Irish Stone Age, plus sections on the movements of the heavenly bodies and links to other sites.

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Southern Stars: Aboriginal Astronomy

http://library.thinkquest.org/C005462

Evidence of highly complex astronomy within Australian Aboriginal society.

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Sites in Asuka, Japan

http://www2.gol.com/users/stever/asukas.htm

Stone relics and monuments, of unknown age or origin, with possible Solstitial and/or Principle Term alignments. With photos.

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SEAC - Socit Europene pour lAstronomie dans la Culture / European Society for Astronomy in Culture

http://www.archeoastronomy.org/

An interdisciplinary website dedicated to research, education and care of heritage in Astronomy in Culture.

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Pyramids Lined Up With The Stars

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/1024779.stm

British Egyptologist puts forward an astronomical theory for the northern alignment of the Great Pyramid at Giza. BBC article.

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Prehistoric Moon Map Unearthed

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/325290.stm

The BBC reports that astronomer Dr Philip Stooke has found a map of the moon in an Irish tomb that pre-dates the earliest known one by about 5000 years.

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Pathfinder - Ancient American Calendar

http://archaeoastronomy.com/pathfinder.html

Observe video of light/shadow interplay on 1,000+ year old rock art marking equinox sunrise at a remote, newly discovered Colorado site.

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Oldest Astronomical Monument Found

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/72595.stm

Discovery of a 6,500-year-old monument at Nabta, Egypt. BBC article.

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Newgrange

http://www.newgrange.com/

Newgrange is a 5000 year old mound near the River Boyne in Ireland. An inner chamber is illuminated by the rising sun on mornings around the winter solstice.

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Megalithic Sites of Great Britain

http://www.megalithicsites.co.uk/

Re-evaluation of the existence of the Megalithic Calendar proposed by Alexander Thom.

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Loughcrew Megalithic Cairns - Ireland

http://www.knowth.com/loughcrew.htm

An introduction the to astronomical theories surrounding these Irish Neolithic Cairns.

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Lithuanian Ethnoastronomy

http://ausis.gf.vu.lt/eka/eastr/eastr_c.html

An online book of the folkore in Lithuania surrounding the sun, moon and stars by Jonas Vaiknas.

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