7. The Internet

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However, the Internet loves a good mystery and many people have begun to try and figure out what the dodecahedron could have possibly been used for. Dutch researcher G.M.C. Wagemans has begun documenting his theories on the object. According to Mental Floss, he proposes that “the objects were astronomical instruments used to calculate agriculturally important dates in the spring and fall by measuring the angle of sunlight through the different pairs of holes.”

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