Sky readers | Curio

Sky readers

23 mins | May 28, 2017

Curious conversations: what have we lost now we can no longer read the sky? Songs, books, movies, plays, podcasts... why do we endlessly seek out new stories? This week we're curating articles that explore this cultural and social phenomenon to try and understand it. For most of human history, the sky told us where we were in space and time. But could you find your way today? Gene Tracy explores in Aeon magazine.

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From Aeon magazine