Magic and Mankind Part one: The Power of Words
Part one - The Power of Words Nicola McDonagh _________________________________________________________________________________ Image from Pinterest _______________________________________________________________ Ever since mankind created language, words have been used to manipulate, enlighten and confuse. So it is little wonder that words should also prove to be powerful weapons in the form of spells, hexes, and incantations. Even prayers and hymns having special supernatural powers as…
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The Astrolabe: How to Make One and Understanding Its Use
The astrolabe has been used by mariner's for centuries. Although its use has largely fallen by the wayside due the development of more sophisticated instruments such as telescopes and GPS, it is still an instrument worthy of study. Build your own simple astrolabe to determine your latitude as did the ancient sailors or use it in conjunction with trigonometry to determine the height of a very tall object!