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Mar23-12, 11:37 PM
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The answer is actually Qufu.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Qufu

The hometown of Confucius and the also from an earlier time, on the outskirts, where the Yellow Emperor is said to have been born, along with the pyramid honouring his son.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yellow_Emperor

There are various accounts of links with units of measurement and musical instruments, cereal grains, calendars, astronomy, etc., and there were links with Confucius I hadn't get around to mentioning, e.g., by Joseph Needham or-
http://www.robertpcrease.com/wp-cont...ase_Nature.pdf
http://www.nature.com/nature/journal...ATURE-20111006
I hope the links work on this.