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Old November 4th, 2012, 08:49 AM   #1

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Question The aliens?


What is youre thoughts abaut aliens, does they exist and if it s so, does they affected oure ancient civilizations?

There is interesting link but not in english language...
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Old November 4th, 2012, 09:04 AM   #2

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I think this is not part of ancient history.

I believe we're not alone in this universe, but I am not sure if anyone has succesfully been able to reach us. I don't think on the ancient Aliens theory, even if they did come in contact with the ancients.
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I highly doubt anything involving aliens on Earth.
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And what about the piramid, this cult structure is being made in America, Egyot, Sumeria and also in other sides of Earth, is this just a coincidence...
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And what about the piramid, this cult structure is being made in America, Egyot, Sumeria and also in other sides of Earth, is this just a coincidence...
Have you ever played with lego when you were a child? A pyramid shaped building is a very common constructions kid will make while laying lego-bricks on each other.
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Old November 4th, 2012, 11:09 AM   #7

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And what about the piramid, this cult structure is being made in America, Egyot, Sumeria and also in other sides of Earth, is this just a coincidence...
A four-sided structure wider at the base than at the top is an exceedingly simple idea and a relatively easy enough structure to build. Such a shape was originally the only easy way the ancients had to build things high, so it's logical that many peoples across the world would use such a basic shape. It offers great height without sacrificing stability, and has the additional benefit of looking like a man-made mountain, which cultures such as the Maya found significant.

Which leads me to my second point, these pyramids all across the world are not all that similar. Their shapes are quite different. It's one hell of a long step to take to think Egyptian and Maya pyramids had some intrinsic relationship to each other when they hardly even resemble one another. American pyramids took on the same stepped shape like in Mesopotamian ziggurats and the very first Egyptian pyramids, but later Egyptian pyramids had smooth sides and pointed tops and ziggurats and American pyramids also took on rather different aesthetic qualities. I don't think either Mesopotamia or Egypt had quite as much color or decoration layered on the outside of their pyramids as Mesoamerican ones did, nor am I aware that Egyptian pyramids had stairs leading to the top on the outside. Beyond aesthetic differences, they also served different roles and had different meanings. Mesoamerican pyramids functioned more as shrines and temples, with burials being a secondary use that wasn't all that common really. They were meant to evoke mountains as Mesoamericans had a belief in the landscape having sacred qualities, with mountain caves being particularly holy places. Egyptian pyramids on the other hand served a mostly funerary role.

All in all, it is not coincidental that all three cultures would have pyramids in one sense, that sense being that it is an obvious structure to make. Though if you were to assume that having buildings of that shape is significant, then yes, it would be a coincidence. As much of a coincidence as every culture having houses in my opinion though. Regardless, they served wildly different uses with even more wildly different appearances that pretty much disproves the idea that these pyramids are proof of alien contact or ancient cross-cultural contact such as from Atlantis or someplace teaching these people how to build these things.
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Have you ever played with lego when you were a child? A pyramid shaped building is a very common constructions kid will make while laying lego-bricks on each other.
Ok so you think that massive piramids, constructien tipe is just concurrence. And ofcorse it can be build by everione.

Ok I guess there is another someone who prowed that the massive structures could build by one people. Does any one have heard about Edvard Liedskalnins.

(BY THE WAY HE IS FROM MY STATE- LATVIA)

To those who deosent know abaut him he lived in CALIFORNIA and there from corrale they are very heavy just like rock and made corrale structure by hi own.
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There is no doubt among many rational people, including many scientists, that there is a great probability that life exists throughout the Universe. Moreover, since life has already evolved to the level it has on Earth, this guarantees that it more likely life has also evolved elsewhere. Moreover, since our solar system is over 4 billion years old and the Universe is estimated at 14 billion years, it is very probable that even much more advanced life forms have evolved in this Universe.
However, the biggest problem with accepting that aliens have visited Earth and influenced developement here is not grounded on reasonable rationale or evidence.
To suggest that "aliens" are responsible for human developement and advancement also totally demeans the genius and effort of all of our species who came before us. This was the very same ignorant bias that caused Europeans to believe that the indigenous peoples were incapable of their magnificent accomplishments. That only Europeans or lost Middle Eastern tribes, errant ships or explorers could have brought these technologies to those native peoples. We are now very aware of how truly brilliant and capable the Native Peoples in the Americas actually were. But some people still persist in dumbing down these ancient accomplishments and ascribe them to the presence of "aliens."
You also have to explain why aliens invest resources to travel all the way to some obscure out of the way solar system to instruct native populations in arenas of advanced technology. What is in it for them? They obviously did not come here for raw materials since so much of these raw materials are still here. Plus it would be actually much easier to acquire such raw materials elsewhere far closer to home.
Moreover, any advanced society soon learns how dangerous it actually is to spread such knowledge to less developed populations. It often comes back to them in the form of vengeance. That would be like Americans going to the Middle East to purposefully teach the peoples there how to build nuclear weapons. Which ,of course, would be very foolish and ultimately would come back to bite us on our "derrieres," so to speak.
But, more importantly, where is the evidence of actual presence of Aliens here? Only insinuation and imaginitive implications are offered, but nothing concrete.
If Aliens ever intruded upon our developement far more real proof will be required and a more credible rationale as to their purpose in doing so.
In closing, no rational species from any alien world is going to come to this primitive planet to merely teach such a virulent, competitive and combative species as Homo Sapiens anything that might bring this species inevitably towards them. None that are even remotely intelligent. And we are moving towards them.
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If there's one thing I learned from ancient alien theories it's that a distressingly large amount of modern people have less imagination than the ancients, as believers in these theories tend to claim anything fantastic looking in ancient art must've been based on a factual encounter rather than having been based on the artist's imagination and meant as decoration or inspired by mythological tales. Though I suppose it takes one hell of an imagination to believe that all those people with terrestrial animal heads the Egyptians drew were actually aliens from the distant reaches of spaces who looked bizarrely similar to combinations of Earth-based life forms.

The other big reason for a lot of these theories tends to be grounded more in ignorance rather than eccentricities. It's simply a lack of in-depth knowledge at the histories and workings of such pyramids as displayed here by the OP (no offense intended), or often a lack of understanding as to how these things could be accomplished. This reason is the most bizarre as in every case historians have successfully found these methods, or at the very least methods that worked and were most likely used by the ancients, but pop-culture never dropped the hype created by 1930's-50's ignorance (funny how pop-culture tends to be more conservative in this sense than the scientific community which by definition can't latch on to every new idea just because) and most people believe the stories hawked about all over the place about how mysterious everything is, even though the only reason it's called a mystery is because it sells better than something already known.
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