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Astrology and the Armenians

The Armenians also created their own zodiac. An observatory was discovered in Metsamor that could upset tradition: it seems to be from before the time of the Babylonians, meaning that the Armenians are the true discoverers of astrology. They, too, divided the year into 12 sections. These early astrologers were able to create a calendar and predict the curvature of the Earth.