MYSTERY WIRE — Do ancient carvings preserve star maps?
Civilizations long past might have understood the galaxy and recorded their knowledge in ways that have withstood time. Stone carvings in different parts of the world provide some evidence.
A look at the stone monoliths in question appears on Curiosmos.
In addition to the “star maps,” the article looks at pyramids in Egypt, Mexico, Peru and Brazil, all of which show incredibly precise construction methods on a massive scale.