Carl Gawboy shares his Ojibwe star culture, growing up Ojibwe in northern Minnesota, and his remarkable pictograph discoveries at Hegman Lake. These pictographs depict Ojibwe constellations, and Carl shares how the stories he heard from his father as a child helped him crack the code.

 

CHECK OUT THESE LINKS FROM EPISODE 98:

Native Skywatchers project: https://nativeskywatchers.com/ 

 

Ojibwe Sky Star Map Constellation Guidebook: An Introduction to Ojibwe Star Knowledge: https://shorturl.at/EHo7U 

 

Talking Sky: Ojibwe Constellations as a Reflection of Life on the Land: https://shorturl.at/8cLZ4 

 

Shooting the Wintermaker: Ojibwe Stories of Earth and Sky: https://shorturl.at/kTfdL 

 

Ancient Earth and the First Ancestors: A Cultural & Geological Story: https://shorturl.at/5mfA4 

 

Talking Rocks: Geology and 10,000 Years of Native American Tradition in the Lake Superior Region: https://shorturl.at/AAPRe 

 

Fur Trade Nation: An Ojibwe’s Graphic History: https://shorturl.at/jvKdQ 

 

Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teaching of Plants by Robin Wall Kimmerer: https://www.robinwallkimmerer.com/ 

 

Humans Outside podcast, Episode 186: Why Understanding Native American Astronomy Can Help You Go Outside: https://humansoutside.com/podcasts/native-american-astrology-carl-gawboy/ 

 

Humans Outside podcast, Episode 173: Outside After Dark- How and Why of Stargazing: https://humansoutside.com/podcasts/vicky-derksen-humans-outside-podcast/ 

 

US Route 89: https://usroute89.com/ 

 

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