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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 sun´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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Image processing methods to elucidate spatial characteristics of retinal
where a and b represents the semi-major and semi-minor axis, respectively. (Xc, Yc) represents the center of the ellipse, φ is the angle between the horizontal direction and the major axis of the ellipse.
One in five UK households dump a loaf of bread in the bin, survey reveals
Average UK family wastes £700 worth of food every year, according to latest figures. Photograph: Food and Drink/Rex Shutterstock. Rebecca Smithers.
Pluto pictures: new high-resolution image delights and intrigues scientists
A video animation showing new close-ups of Pluto's mountains and plains. Link to video · Alan Yuhas in New York. @alanyuhas.
Not Just Football Or Basketball - Scientists Demonstrate Pear-Shaped Atomic Nuclei
Did you think about including a semiminor and semimajor axis of the common ellipse as stand- in for the football. which would come into harmonic resonace if v/c =n/n+1 for orbiting quarks when a/b= SQRT(1-v/c 1+v/c)-1 causing excess production of these ...
An infrared ring around the magnetar SGR 1900+14
A formal elliptical fit to the ring indicates semi-major and semi-minor axes of angular lengths approx 36" and approx 19", respectively, centred at right ascension 19 h 07 min 14.32 s and declination +09° 19' 20.0" plusminus 1.

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