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Astronomy in Ancient Civilisations
It is a pity that the myths of ancient civilisations are so easily dismissed as the musings of savage minds, as it is subsequently easy to overlook the fact that many of their myths were encryptions of their astronomical knowledge. The best example of this...
Modern Science >> Astronomy
Egyptian Temples, part III: God's Home
The cult temple in ancient Egypt was more than a place of worship. It was the home of the god, it was believed the deity took up residence in the building and used it more or less for all those various purposes as humans did. It was the place he was given...
Religions >> Egyptian
Egyptian Temples, part IV: The Temple Building
Model of the Universe From at least the New Kingdom on the Egyptian cult temple building was a symbolic model of the universe. It was built along an east-west axis, following the sunĀ“s course through the day and surrounded by a brick wall built in alternating...
Religions >> Egyptian
Bringing it Down to Earth: A Fractal Approach
'Clouds are not spheres, mountains are not cones, coastlines are not circles, and bark is not smooth, nor does lightning travel in a straight line.' B. Mandelbrot W e want to think about the future - it's our nature. Unlike other creatures, humans possess an...
Mystic Sciences >> Astrology
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The Living Tradition of Thelema
Do what thou wilt shall be the whole of the Law. What Crowley began, others must continue and develop or Thelema will become but a memory in the history of the Western Mystery Tradition. Yes, he was a Prophet and the Ipsissimus that one could say invented...
Mystic Sciences >> Magick
The Aeonic Perspective of the Enochian Temples
The initiatory system of the Enochian Temples divides the path of initiation into four major stages, distinguished primarily by the types and sources of the influences they are sensitive to. Briefly, these stages are: 1. Lunar-planetary, focused in Yesod and...
Magick >> Enochian

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Radius of the Earth - Radii Used in Geodesy
with a being the semi-major axis (equatorial radius) and b the semi-minor axis ( polar radius) of the ellipsoid. Notice that 1 - e2 = b2/a2 .
This table describes the columns in the main table of the 2FGL
E deg pos;stat.error. Semiminor axis of error ellipse at 68% confidence.
semi-major axis length a. 6.378 137 x 106 m.

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Semi-minor axis - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In geometry, the semi-minor axis (also semiminor axis) is a line segment associated with most conic sections (that is, with ellipses and hyperbolas).
Semi-major / semi-minor axis of an ellipse - Math Open Reference
Definition and properties of the semi-major and semi-minor axes of an ellipse, with formulae to calculate their length.
Semiminor Axis -- from Wolfram MathWorld
Aug 24, 2011 Weisstein, Eric W. "Semiminor Axis." From MathWorld--A Wolfram Web Resource.
Semi-minor Axis | CAS CMS
The semi-minor axis, b, is half of the shortest diameter of an ellipse.
Semi-Minor Axis
The length of the semi-minor axis of an ellipse is equal to... Renaissance Astronomy: Semi-Minor Axis. Show Answer.

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