Greek Influence On Early Indian Astronomy
Astronomy History

Greek Influence On Early Indian Astronomy

April 8, 2013 James Miller 0

India’s contribution to the science of astronomy stretches way back in time, with the earliest written mention of astronomy appearing in the Rigveda, believed to have been composed between 1700 and 1100 BCE making it […]

Ancient Telescopes And Lenses
Astronomy History

Ancient Telescopes And Lenses

November 29, 2012 James Miller 0

Over the years archaeologists have been discovering greater numbers of ancient lenses, and historians finding more and more references to their use in ancient times. It is therefore inevitable that scientists would ask whether these […]

History of Astronomy
Astronomy History

History of Astronomy

November 23, 2012 James Miller 0

Ancient civilizations believed their gods lived in the skies, and so early astronomy was often a mix of detailed observations of the celestual heavens and religion. As well as a method of trying to divine […]

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