Home > SpaceHenge: Rough Sketches
by Bill Lauritzen
Concept drawing of one Spacehenge Tower (five others not pictured) in the Mojave Desert near Los Angeles.
Bird's Eye view of a Spacehenge Towers showing 12 orbital points (months), as well as the 4 main orbital points (on the northern vertical line).
Spacehenge with horizontal central swivel laser, big screen, and six vertical lasers.
Spacehenge with Ringed Top
Spacehenge Pole shows the four main Orbital Points in Earth-Sun System. From top of pole to tip of shadow indicates direction of away from the sun towards the outer solar system. Length of shadow indicates position of Earth in its orbit around the sun.
Spacehenge on top of a skyscraper.
Minimum Age: 6
Knowledge of mathematics: addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.
Knowledge of geometry: angles, degrees, circles.
Knowledge of science: true north and magnetic north, orbits, planets.
Able to use a compass and protractor.