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Maya astronomy - Wikipedia

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Maya astronomy is the study of the moon, planets, milky way, sun, and other astronomical ... "Ancient Maya Astronomical Tables from Xultun, Guatemala".

Mayan - StarTeach Astronomy Education

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To the Maya of Mesoamerica, this ancient science reflected order in the ... The priest-astronomers recorded Mayan cosmology in codices, many of which were ...

Ancient Mayan Astronomy - History of Astronomy - Explorable.com

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Very few ancient astronomers capture the imagination in quite the same way as the Mayans, perhaps because of the conspiracy theories surrounding the ...

Ancient Maya Astronomy - the Sun, Moon and Planets

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The Ancient Maya were gifted astronomers who were interested in every aspect of their skies.

Civilization.ca - Mystery of the Maya - Astronomy

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Astronomy. Of all the world's ancient calendar systems, the Maya and other Mesoamerican systems are the most complex, intricate and accurate. Calculations of ...

Mayan Astronomy Video - Maya - HISTORY.com

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Ancient Mayans studied the skies thousands of years before modern astronomical observatories.

Mayan Scientific Achievements - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of Mayan Scientific Achievements, including videos, ... The ancient Maya, a diverse group of indigenous people who lived in parts of ... achievements–in astronomy, agriculture, engineering and communications.

Ancient Observatories: Chichén Itzá - Exploratorium

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The Maya were expert sky-watchers, careful observers of the motions of the celestial bodies. Proof of the Mayan fascination with astronomy is literally carved in ...

Maya Astronomy

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Maya astronomers also made remarkably accurate measurements. The accomplishments of these early astronomers seem incredible, but what they lacked in ...

Mayan Astronomy - Crystalinks

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Their primary interest, in contrast to "western" astronomers, were Zenial ... In one of the ancient Mayan books, Mars is represented by a series of pictures of a ...