A Look at Australian Aboriginal Astronomy [Space Nation Orbit Blog]

A Look at Australian Aboriginal Astronomy [Space Nation Orbit Blog]
Space Nation Orbit is a space lifestyle magazine that shows why space is important for our lives on earth. Today I learn more about the Australian Aboriginal culture and their knowledge of our universe.

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After having lived and traveled in Australia for over 2-and-a-half years on three separate occasions, I’m a bit obsessed with the country. But what I didn’t know was that the Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders people were considered by some people as the world’s first astronomers!

For Space Nation Orbit, I took to the stars and had a look at some of the differences between their understanding of the universe and how we look at it in the west. So interesting!


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Australian Aboriginal Astronomy: The World’s First Astronomers?


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