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[Epub] ➝ In the Shadow of the Moon: The Science, Magic, and Mystery of Solar Eclipses Author Anthony Aveni – Albanian-literature.co In anticipation of solar eclipses visible in 2017 and 2024 an exploration of the scientific and cultural significance of this mesmerizing cosmic display Since the first humans looked up and saw the suIn anticipation of solar eclipses visible in 2017 and 2024 an exploration of the scientific and cultural significance of this mesmerizing cosmic display Since the first humans looked up and saw the sun swallowed by darkness our species has been captivated by solar eclipses Astronomer and anthropologist Anthony Aveni explains the history and culture surrounding solar eclipses from prehistoric Stonehenge to Babylonian creation myths to a confirmation of Einsteins theory of general relativity to a spectacle that left New Yorkers in the moons shadow to future eclipses that will capture human imaginations In one accessible and engaging read Aveni explains the science behind the phenomenon tracks eclipses across the ancient world and examines the roles of solar eclipses in modern times to reveal the profound effects these cosmic events have had on human history Colored by his own experiencesAveni has witnessed eight total solar eclipses in his lifetimehis account of astronomys most storied phenomenon will enthrall anyone who has looked up at the sky with wonder.

In anticipation of solar eclipses visible in 2017 and 2024 an exploration of the scientific and cultural significance of this mesmerizing cosmic display Since the first humans looked up and saw the sun swallowed by darkness our species has been captivated by solar eclipses Astronomer and anthropologist Anthony Aveni explains the history and culture surrounding solar eclipses from prehistoric Stonehenge to Babylonian creation myths to a confirmation of Einsteins theory of general relativity to a spectacle that left New Yorkers in the moons shadow to future eclipses that will capture human imaginations In one accessible and engaging read Aveni explains the science behind the phenomenon tracks eclipses across the ancient world and examines the roles of solar eclipses in modern times to reveal the profound effects these cosmic events have had on human history Colored by his own experiencesAveni has witnessed eight total solar eclipses in his lifetimehis account of astronomys most storied phenomenon will enthrall anyone who has looked up at the sky with wonder.

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