#Manhattanhenge

Twice a year the sun perfectly lines up with the streets of New York, creating a phenomenon known as Manhattanhenge

  1. Great piece by the brilliant Neil deGrasse Tyson ... "What will future civilizations think of Manhattan Island when they dig it up and find a carefully laid out network of streets and avenues? Surely the grid would be presumed to have astronomical significance, just as we have found for the pre-historic circle of large vertical rocks known as Stonehenge..."  Link below
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