Chapter 4 — The Precession of the Equinoxes (for Dave)

Earth Axis Tilt
The Precessional Tower
Precessional Circle and Zodiac
The floor of the Tholos of Epidaurus. The black dots represent the twenty-six Doric columns. The twenty-six columns represent the precession of the equinox or Solar Year (approximately 25,920 years).
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Roof of an Iranian dakhama (Tower of Silence).

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Author of No Solid Ground: Renewable Contentment and Sustainable Happiness in an Age of Uncertainty.

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