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The Second Rediscovery, 1973

Scientists of the nineteenth century did not have access to detailed global maps, based on satellite radar data, and to fast calculation machines to accurately pinpoint the geographical center.

It wasn't until 1973, that a new calculation was made, by Andrew J. Woods, physicist from San Diego. The then expensive machine time on capable computers was financed by the Institut for Creation Research.

The new result was 39N 34E, near Ankara, Turkey, 500km north of Giza and thereby expelling Giza from its exposed geographical location, although the deviation was only slightly above 1% in relation to the circumference of Earth.

This new fixation of the center has yealded nevertheless a surprise...

Picture source: IBM

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last modified: 10/19/2003
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