About 300BC the most famous observatory of classical times was built by the Greeks in Alexandria. It was probably
equipped with instruments, such as the astrolabe, by which the celestial latitude and longitude of a star or planet
could be measured. The Alexandria observatory existed for approximately 500 years.
Since observatory comes from the word observe, which means to watch carefully (the way something happens or
someone does something), especially in order to learn more about it, we have chosen to place the sites that deal
with science and nature in this area. Here you may find a site about an endangered species, pets, flowers and
gardening, a new asteroid, alternative power, medical discoveries, modern physics, recycling or even how the
Observatory Member Sites:
Lady Bug Kid
At the Observatory, Elysium Gates Web Hosting specializes in helping develop the web presence that individuals desire. Whether your site is about the stars,
ecology, or your hamster, we are here to help you create the cyber home of your dreams and network with those with similar interests. We will help you
promote your site and teach you the ropes of building it and web design if needed. If you are interested, be sure to take the Elysium Gates Tour and then
contact us with your questions.
Other pages of interest in Observatory:
Volunteering to help in Observatory
Graphics for Observatory Members
When a new resident is accepted for membership, they will receive their space in one of several areas. These areas are divided by site content and may be specifically
requested by the prospective member but are usually assigned by the Elysium Gates Staff based on subject matter.
We weave caring and purpose into the net.
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