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Old 05-03-2012, 01:52 AM
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a bit of info :

Cairo Calendar shows Egyptians discovered binary Algol first

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(Phys.org) -- Algol, aka the Demon Star, is actually a binary star in the Perseus constellation, and has been the subject of speculation for hundreds of years. Now a group of Finnish researchers propose that the peculiar behavior of Algol was first noted by the Egyptians some 3200 years ago. They suggest, as they describe in their paper uploaded to the preprint server arXiv, that a document known as the Cairo Calendar, shows that not only did the Egyptians know about Algol, but that their observations can be used to further explain the erratic behavior of the binary seen today.


-------------------------here is an intriguing one as we have previously discussed European Royalties and their lineage :

BBC News - Portrait of Queen Elizabeth I reveals secret snake



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A mysterious image of a coiled snake has appeared in a 16th century painting of Queen Elizabeth I, the National Portrait Gallery has said.

The Tudor queen was depicted with the snake clasped in her fingers in an original version of the work, but it was replaced with a bunch of roses.
note the snake is held on the right hand

originally found: Painting of Queen Elizabeth

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