17,500 Years In The Making – A Small Contribution To The 3rd Edition Of “Star Maps: History, Artistry, and Cartography”

Above: One of my all-time favorite images – a mural within the Lascaux Caves, possibly depicting three (now) prominent asterisms in the nighttime skies of winter. I had been forwarded along a link from the now-defunct spacetoday.org site back in ’08 or ’09 about a possibly astronomical origin to one particular wall painting within the … Continue reading 17,500 Years In The Making – A Small Contribution To The 3rd Edition Of “Star Maps: History, Artistry, and Cartography”