The Dogon and Sirius The Dogon are an ethnic group located mainly in the administrative districts of Bandiagara and Douentza in Mali, West Africa. Dogon religion is defined primarily through the worship of the ancestors and the spirits... They were called the 'Nommo.' The Dogon are famous for their astronomical knowledge taught through oral tradition... referencing the star system, Sirius.
Seven hundred and fifty light-years from Earth, a young, sunlike star has been found with jets that blast large quantities of water into interstellar space, shooting out droplets that move faster than a speeding bullet.