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cladking wrote:

> Steve Clayton wrote:
>
> > I'm not sure what a "motive force" is, though they certainly
> > did not pull those stones up hill using ropes. That is absurd
> > on the face of it. They only adopted that nonsense, as they
> had
> > no other answer to turn too.
>
> I'm using the term "motive force" to mean a non-biologically
> based force that can be applied over a distance to lift stone.
> I toyed with the idea that they lifted water through capillary
> action of reed plants but I'd still consider this a motive
> force since the biology is secondary to the physical action, ie
> they could have invented a material that did the same thing.
> There are obvious problems with this.
>
> > Someone needs to place the aliens, giants, and
> > stone pullers in a boat, and send them on their way, down the
> > Nile.
>
> They've been up the creek without a paddle for a very long
> time. ;)
>
> Of course I still don't want to exclude anything and even after
> something is proven there will still be a very remote chance
> that it really was ramps. Nothing is ever 100% certain.
> Reality always has the last word and no matter how well crafted
> a theory it can always be overthrown.
>

" Nothing is ever 100% certain. Reality always has the last word and no matter how well crafted a theory it can always be overthrown."

Drop a heavy stone from the same position down onto your foot. With a 100% certainty, you will remove your foot the next time. Or, jump off the Empire State Building, flapping your arms in an effort to fly.

Let me know how that all works out for you. :)

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Mankind: The Story of All of Us 402 Steve Clayton 28-Jan-15 20:34
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 223 Dr. Troglodyte 28-Jan-15 21:23
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 131 cladking 28-Jan-15 22:19
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 155 Steve Clayton 28-Jan-15 22:29
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 142 cladking 28-Jan-15 22:42
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 140 Steve Clayton 28-Jan-15 22:57
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 170 k_mand 30-Jan-15 22:29
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 224 cladking 31-Jan-15 01:35
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 132 Steve Clayton 31-Jan-15 04:16
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 154 Steve Clayton 28-Jan-15 22:35
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 235 Dr. Troglodyte 28-Jan-15 23:21
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 171 cladking 29-Jan-15 02:28
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 179 Corpuscles 29-Jan-15 03:04
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 137 Eddie Larry 29-Jan-15 03:17
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 182 Steve Clayton 29-Jan-15 15:41
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 146 cladking 29-Jan-15 16:15
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 166 Steve Clayton 29-Jan-15 17:45
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 191 Steve Clayton 29-Jan-15 19:53
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 164 cladking 29-Jan-15 20:01
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 170 Steve Clayton 29-Jan-15 20:44
Just open your eyes and realize the way it's always been. 174 cladking 29-Jan-15 22:10
Re: Just open your eyes and realize the way it's always been. 177 Steve Clayton 30-Jan-15 14:36
Re: Just open your eyes and realize the way it's always been. 224 cladking 30-Jan-15 15:21
Re: Just open your eyes and realize the way it's always been. 139 Steve Clayton 30-Jan-15 16:52
Re: Just open your eyes and realize the way it's always been. 240 cladking 30-Jan-15 18:51
Re: Just open your eyes and realize the way it's always been. 148 Steve Clayton 30-Jan-15 19:00
Re: Just open your eyes and realize the way it's always been. 185 cladking 30-Jan-15 19:21
Re: Just open your eyes and realize the way it's always been. 174 Steve Clayton 30-Jan-15 19:25
Re: Just open your eyes and realize the way it's always been. 183 cladking 30-Jan-15 19:11
Re: Just open your eyes and realize the way it's always been. 163 Steve Clayton 30-Jan-15 21:10
Re: Just open your eyes and realize the way it's always been. 159 Steve Clayton 30-Jan-15 23:06
Re: Just open your eyes and realize the way it's always been. 167 cladking 31-Jan-15 01:22
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 193 Sandru 30-Jan-15 16:32
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 135 Steve Clayton 30-Jan-15 17:15
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 200 Sandru 31-Jan-15 05:02
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 157 Steve Clayton 31-Jan-15 11:19
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 144 Sandru 01-Feb-15 16:23
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 153 Steve Clayton 01-Feb-15 22:07
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 131 Sandru 02-Feb-15 16:52
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 160 Steve Clayton 02-Feb-15 18:14
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 113 cladking 02-Feb-15 19:19
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 136 Steve Clayton 02-Feb-15 19:33
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 168 cladking 02-Feb-15 19:36
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 216 Steve Clayton 02-Feb-15 19:51
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 257 Sandru 07-Feb-15 00:16
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 143 Steve Clayton 07-Feb-15 01:23
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 124 k_mand 30-Jan-15 22:40
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 147 cladking 30-Jan-15 23:02
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 163 k_mand 31-Jan-15 13:06
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 176 Steve Clayton 31-Jan-15 13:53
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 105 cladking 31-Jan-15 14:33
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 188 Steve Clayton 31-Jan-15 15:07
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 225 cladking 31-Jan-15 15:19
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 208 Steve Clayton 31-Jan-15 15:37
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 149 cladking 31-Jan-15 16:11


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