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Discover how the stars guided the Vikings with John Maclean

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Enjoy another opportunity to gain insight into the early Vikings understanding of space, as Viking Resident Astronomer John Maclean presents Viking Astronomy—Reality and Myth. In addition to his position with Viking, John holds the distinction of being a fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society and a celebrated astrophotographer. Drawing on his expertise in astronomy and astrophysics, John delves into how the Vikings used the sun and night sky for navigation, extending their reach far beyond their homeland.

Enjoy another opportunity to gain insight into the early Vikings understanding of space, as Viking Resident Astronomer John Maclean presents Viking Astronomy—Reality and Myth. In addition to his position with Viking, John holds the distinction of being a fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society and a celebrated astrophotographer. Drawing on his expertise in astronomy and astrophysics, John delves into how the Vikings used the sun and night sky for navigation, extending their reach far beyond their homeland.

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