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An interesting aspect of Pueblo Bonito’s design is it’s alignment with the cardinal directions. If a line were drawn through the center of the half circle shape it would lie in an exact north-south orientation.
The southern wall is aligned in an east-west orientation, during spring and fall equinoxes the sun rises and sets in perfect alignment with this southern wall.
Researchers tracked the rise and fall of cultural centers in Europe and North America over hundreds of years. Here a visualization of notable people being born and moving toward their death locations in Europe, through 2012. [x]