Phive Pointed Star

Phive Pointed Star

Last time in Squareness Reconsidered of 6th March 2017 I wrote of the importance of John Martineau’s early work on the geometry of the crop circles. Published originally in 1993 as The Sophistication of Agriglyph Geometry it dealt comprehensively with a range of geometrical shapes but the importance of the pentagram as a controlling form was clear.

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Squareness Reconsidered

Squareness Reconsidered

The East Field formation of 12th July 1990 (1) was a momentous event in many ways. Having arrived to enormous excitement (2) in East Field, Alton Barnes, it established that location as the cherished historic centre of the crop circle phenomenon.

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The Circle and Its Centre

The Circle and Its Centre

Rereading my last piece (Antsy [but not nasty] about Ansty) of November 23rd 2016 I returned to the eternally recurring question of the circle’s centre. Ansty was a formation with eight or ten concentric circles. Concentricity, by definition, requires that the many circles share a single centre.

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Antsy (but not nasty) about Antsy

Antsy (but not nasty) about Antsy

The 12th August 2016 formation at Ansty, Wiltshire, sets up many more questions than answers. In the old days at the end of the season, people often looked for a remarkable and elaborate formation that they could call “the Grande Finale”.

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Who might they be? (Part four)

Who might they be? (Part four)

CERTAINTY I have observed for many years that behind every problem, be it in a marriage, a business, crop circles or in politics, there is most likely to be some clown who is certain. Not certain but CERTAIN. In these circumstances there can be no resolution. There is nothing to be learned.

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