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The advanced technology involved with creating beautifully carved, geometrical, cut and dressed blocks of hard stone, like granite and diorite, is always a wonder to behold. On the other hand we have to be careful not to label every example of advanced technology the work of a pre-dynastic lost civilisation. The skills to create such blocks were developed across thousands of years, with their final flowering on the Nile Valley during the Pyramid Age.

Having said this, I am convinced that the savant-like mindset of the Denisovans lingered among hybrid groups across countless generations, spreading into many parts of the ancient world. Their descendants crossed the Urals and Russian Steppe and headed south through the Caucasus into Anatolia, where they eventually controlled the construction of sites like Gobekli Tepe. The technology was then carried south through the Levant until it reached the Nile Valley as early as 8000 BCE. Here it rested at sites like Helwan, south of Cairo, for thousands of years until eventually it was used to create the earliest funerary structures. These, as I show in The Cygnus Key, contained huge megalithic blocks of tuff turn limestone as early as 3000 BC. The technology was in full flow, and the developments came quickly thereafter until the age of Imhotep and, finally, the kings of the Fourth Dynasty.

The greatest achievements of the Denisovan legacy are, IMO, the Great Pyramid and its neighbours. They are the end product of a line of transmission and ancestry that began as much as 40,000 years earlier in the Altai Mountains of Siberia.

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The Denisovan Legacy: the True Origins of Civilization? 3446 Andrew Collins Author 03-Jul-18 17:29
Re: The Denisovan Legacy: the True Origins of Civilization? 535 SallyA 04-Jul-18 19:44
Re: The Denisovan Legacy: the True Origins of Civilization? 512 Andrew Collins Author 04-Jul-18 21:51
Re: The Denisovan Legacy: the True Origins of Civilization? 567 michael seabrook 04-Jul-18 21:56
Re: The Denisovan Legacy: the True Origins of Civilization? 512 Andrew Collins Author 05-Jul-18 21:28
Paranormalist 504 greengirl5 06-Jul-18 00:04
Re: Paranormalist 481 Andrew Collins Author 06-Jul-18 22:52
Re: Paranormalist 448 greengirl5 07-Jul-18 23:36
Re: Paranormalist 443 Andrew Collins Author 08-Jul-18 15:44
Re: The Denisovan Legacy: the True Origins of Civilization? 485 michael seabrook 06-Jul-18 20:55
Re: The Denisovan Legacy: the True Origins of Civilization? 471 Andrew Collins Author 06-Jul-18 22:59
Re: The Denisovan Legacy: the True Origins of Civilization? 422 michael seabrook 06-Jul-18 23:13
Re: The Denisovan Legacy: the True Origins of Civilization? 440 Andrew Collins Author 06-Jul-18 23:25
Re: The Denisovan Legacy: the True Origins of Civilization? 506 SallyA 05-Jul-18 00:57
Re: The Denisovan Legacy: the True Origins of Civilization? .. Mod help, please .. 511 SallyA 05-Jul-18 01:27
Re: The Denisovan Legacy: the True Origins of Civilization? .. Mod help, please .. 484 Andrew Collins Author 05-Jul-18 21:45
Re: The Denisovan Legacy: the True Origins of Civilization? 476 Andrew Collins Author 05-Jul-18 21:42
More snakes 695 Robert Jameson 05-Jul-18 06:26
Re: More snakes 495 Andrew Collins Author 05-Jul-18 21:54
Re: More snakes 441 Robert Jameson 06-Jul-18 13:59
Re: More snakes 447 Andrew Collins Author 06-Jul-18 23:11
Re: More snakes 427 drrayeye 07-Jul-18 00:29
Re: More snakes 446 Andrew Collins Author 08-Jul-18 15:47
Re: More snakes 412 Robert Jameson 08-Jul-18 17:07
Re: the pyramids of Giza, built, how? 436 SallyA 08-Jul-18 23:48
Re: the pyramids of Giza, built, how? 440 Andrew Collins Author 09-Jul-18 20:40
Re: More snakes 434 Andrew Collins Author 09-Jul-18 20:30
Sperm cells and microscopes 472 greengirl5 05-Jul-18 23:41
Re: Serpents, "THE Serpent of Creation" from the Dream Time, her two companions, and her master . . 458 SallyA 06-Jul-18 02:38
Re: Yeti ... are actual, have rather odd eyes and are fast and very capable 432 SallyA 06-Jul-18 02:49
Re: Yeti ... source page: 431 SallyA 06-Jul-18 03:05
Re: Yeti ... source page: 444 Andrew Collins Author 06-Jul-18 23:24
Re: Yeti ... are actual, have rather odd eyes and are fast and very capable 428 Andrew Collins Author 06-Jul-18 23:26
Re: Serpents, "THE Serpent of Creation" from the Dream Time, her two companions, and her master . . 460 Andrew Collins Author 06-Jul-18 23:23
Re: Serpents, "THE Serpent of Creation" ... images of House of Sokar . . 3 serpents as on Gobekli pillar: 452 SallyA 17-Jul-18 18:14
Re: O.T., . . Looking for the BIG picture, the temporal ghestalts . . 464 SallyA 17-Jul-18 19:12
Re: Serpents, "THE Serpent of Creation" ... images of House of Sokar . . 3 serpents as on Gobekli pillar: 426 Andrew Collins Author 23-Jul-18 13:27
Re: Serpents, "THE Serpent of Creation" ... images of House of Sokar . . 3 serpents as on Gobekli pillar: 634 SallyA 24-Jul-18 16:57
Re: Sperm cells and microscopes 451 Robert Jameson 06-Jul-18 14:02
Re: Sperm cells and microscopes 422 Andrew Collins Author 06-Jul-18 23:27
Re: Sperm cells and microscopes 410 michael seabrook 08-Jul-18 07:22
Re: Sperm cells and microscopes 421 Andrew Collins Author 08-Jul-18 15:51
Re: Sperm cells and microscopes 418 michael seabrook 08-Jul-18 07:02
Re: Sperm cells and microscopes 414 Andrew Collins Author 08-Jul-18 15:53
Re: Sperm cells and microscopes 433 Robert Jameson 08-Jul-18 17:49
Re: Sperm cells and microscopes 420 SallyA 09-Jul-18 00:20
Re: Sperm cells and microscopes 410 Robert Jameson 09-Jul-18 00:40
Yes, how? 410 greengirl5 09-Jul-18 01:48
Re: Yes, how? 423 Robert Jameson 09-Jul-18 03:17
Re: Yes, how? 424 greengirl5 09-Jul-18 05:35
Re: Yes, how? 453 Robert Jameson 09-Jul-18 12:27
Re: Sperm cells and microscopes 422 Andrew Collins Author 09-Jul-18 20:44
Crick, Watson and accuracy . . thank you, amended . . . 416 SallyA 11-Jul-18 16:05
Re: Crick, Watson and accuracy . . thank you, amended . . . 405 Andrew Collins Author 11-Jul-18 17:35
Re: Sperm cells and microscopes 432 Andrew Collins Author 09-Jul-18 20:38
Re: Sperm cells and microscopes 424 Robert Jameson 10-Jul-18 00:51
Re: Sperm cells and microscopes 424 Andrew Collins Author 11-Jul-18 17:38
Re: Sperm cells and microscopes 447 Robert Jameson 12-Jul-18 00:02
Re: Sperm cells and microscopes 394 Andrew Collins Author 13-Jul-18 22:18
Re: Sperm cells and microscopes 432 Robert Jameson 14-Jul-18 01:58
Re: Sperm cells and microscopes 448 Andrew Collins Author 06-Jul-18 23:14
Re: Sperm cells and microscopes 416 greengirl5 07-Jul-18 14:01
Re: Sperm cells and microscopes 429 Andrew Collins Author 08-Jul-18 15:56
Re: The Denisovan Legacy: the True Origins of Civilization? 488 drrayeye 05-Jul-18 06:35
Re: The Denisovan Legacy: the True Origins of Civilization? 471 Andrew Collins Author 05-Jul-18 21:59
Re: The Denisovan Legacy: the True Origins of Civilization? 446 SallyA 06-Jul-18 03:22
Re: The Denisovan Legacy: the True Origins of Civilization? 449 Andrew Collins Author 06-Jul-18 23:40
Re: The Denisovan Legacy: Aesir & Vanir, and . . . 424 SallyA 09-Jul-18 00:32
Re: The Denisovan Legacy: Aesir & Vanir, and . . . 458 Andrew Collins Author 09-Jul-18 20:37
Re: The Denisovan Legacy: Agree 100%, . . Odin from general vicinity of Anatolia . . NM 412 SallyA 10-Jul-18 15:31
Re: The Denisovan Legacy: Agree 100%, . . Odin from general vicinity of Anatolia . . NM 427 Andrew Collins Author 11-Jul-18 17:41
Balanced speculation 421 drrayeye 06-Jul-18 18:38
Re: Balanced speculation 413 Andrew Collins Author 06-Jul-18 23:43
Re: Balanced speculation 444 drrayeye 07-Jul-18 00:22
Re: Balanced speculation 414 Andrew Collins Author 08-Jul-18 16:09
The Black Swan 449 Robert Jameson 07-Jul-18 11:36
Re: The Black Swan 428 Robert Jameson 07-Jul-18 23:52
Re: The Black Swan 448 Andrew Collins Author 08-Jul-18 16:16
Re: The Black Swan 418 greengirl5 09-Jul-18 02:03
Re: The Denisovan Legacy: the True Origins of Civilization? 446 jazzmumbles 08-Jul-18 03:15
Re: The Denisovan Legacy: the True Origins of Civilization? 431 Andrew Collins Author 08-Jul-18 16:25
The Idigna Bird and Kal 434 MDaines 08-Jul-18 16:49
Re: The Idigna Bird and Kal 436 SallyA 09-Jul-18 01:07
Kailasa and swans 448 drew 09-Jul-18 02:18
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Re: Kailasa and swans 426 drew 09-Jul-18 03:54
Re: Kailasa . . pardon, rebounding, and centering . . 436 SallyA 09-Jul-18 18:38
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Re: having an author to chat to 439 Andrew Collins Author 09-Jul-18 21:13
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What's in a name? 444 MDaines 12-Jul-18 10:34
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