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Probability Hypothesis and Evidence of Astronomical Observatories in Ancient Egypt

@inproceedings{Waziry2017ProbabilityHA,
  title={Probability Hypothesis and Evidence of Astronomical Observatories in Ancient Egypt},
  author={A. Waziry},
  year={2017}
}
Ancient Egyptians constructed their temples and tombs in a precise orientation to specific astronomical points, as seen in the designs of the Old Kingdom pyramids and related temples. This precise orientation is seen in many religious and funerary buildings across the sequential historical epochs of ancient Egypt. This research introduces what can be called "astronomical design improvements" created by ancient Egyptians in order to better secure the precise orientation of religious and funerary… Expand

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