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Transparent Crystals and Early Viking Navigation - John L - 12-12-2011

This was something I had never heard of before; that the early Vikings used transparent crystals for navigation purposes.

The secret of ancient Viking navigation was transparent crystals

[Image: vikingtop.jpg]


RE: Transparent Crystals and Early Viking Navigation - jt - 12-14-2011

One wonders: who was the first Viking to pick up a crystal and figure this out. A very bored or curious Viking?


RE: Transparent Crystals and Early Viking Navigation - John L - 12-14-2011

Not certain. But it certainly required a highly imaginable one.