Astronomy Cast Ep. 529: Ancient Astronomy in the Andes

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Streamed live on May 3, 2019.

The Andes mountains in South America are a hot spot of astronomy today. But ancient peoples knew it was a great place for astronomy and lived their lives in tune with the night sky. Today we'll learn all about what they knew and how they mapped the movements of the stars and planets.

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