Quarantine Live Stream: Human Constructs

Sunday, April 26, 2020 - 1:37 PM

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Live streams about the how humans have devised calendars and time zones from the week of April 20th.

The topic this week was a fun one. I find it fascinating that ancient were able to invent time-keeping systems with their observations of the sky. Then as humanity progressed and our tools grew, we had to make up totally new systems (like time zones) to accommodate our way of living.

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