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Discovering Archeo-astronomy in Chaco Canyon

Discovering Archeo-astronomy in Chaco Canyon

Fourteen of us caravanned through the desert in two vans.  It was a cultural anthropology class studying the native populations of the American Southwest.  We pulled into Chaco Canyon and our instructor announced, “Students, I have a surprise for you,” and promptly ushered us into the visitor center to see a movie.  I was pissed.  […]