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Babylonian Astronomers Used Geometry to Calculate JupiterâEUR(TM)s Position

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- 1111 days ago -
Prof. Ossendrijver translated five Babylonian cuneiform tablets from 350 to 50 BC and found that they contain a sophisticated calculation of the position of Jupiter.


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Tuesday July 5, 2016, 3:35 pm

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Wednesday July 6, 2016, 8:30 am
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Timothy B. (0)
Friday March 29, 2019, 4:47 am
I practice Astronomical Geometry at Rhode Island School of Design. Our professor was teaching in Germany beginning in June last year and till February 2019. He returned from the Babylonian Astronomers conference and shared his materials with the class.
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