Time Telling and Navigation By the Stars

In the buzz of the city of electric lights we have been disconnected from the darkness and light of the clear night sky. For thousands of years the heavens were one of our greatest tools for navigation and time telling (Learn how to at Navigating by the Stars ).While in Ely we were reacquainted with beauty of the night sky. We saw the Northern lights and the splendor of the Milky way.Big Dipper.jpg

 

Will Steger gleaned both aesthetic and functional inspiration from the night sky. His Saturn window was inspired by the rings of Saturn. DSCF2103.JPG

 

The skylights designed for his cabin’s addition acts as clock when the sun sets.Star Window.jpg

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