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I may have been confused a little because beginning shows him entering a cave but after watching again, seems to connect to a larger opening. That being said, I noticed a few things which made me interested in the first place. As interpreter comments, the cuts are fairly fine - some sort of tool seems to be clear because of uniform cut width but doesn't really fit saw profile throughout as some cuts are curved. If argument is that a chisel was used...where are the chisel marks on the back wall (any wall for that matter) where the block was removed. Why would they go to the trouble of smoothing out all the walls rather than what we see in a modern quarry as seen in this vid?

This was underground so ...anyone able to show me the actual machinery Stalin's group used to create this? I fully realize that this rock isn't all that hard but this underground quarry doesn't have the same marks as the other quarry...why quarry this with handheld tools when it's so much easier to open mine with large machinery that is also able to be moved/carried with machinery? I think that's why they showed the tool marks/method of cut signature from the abandoned quarry - they don't match = different tools for sure - both in the fine cuts as well as the larger 'Petraesque' extractions. Two different types of large machinery. Another thing that came to mind is that the large scale removal of stone, in the Petra syle I'm referring to, is that the remval doesn't seem to be practical in the way it was done - wasteful comes to mind. Anyway...we have 2 different types of machining evident, in my view. Very confusing is to realize that, at the 27:40 min mark, they didn't leave a readily accessible opening with which to remove all of this stone. Wheelbarrows? For all the rock removed...no opening for this heavy equipment to even drive in there?

Even if I'm totally wrong ie: ya, Stalin or someone else in modern times did this work...I couldn't help but notice that there were similar hillside abodes on the bluff opposite where this quarry is located. It struck me last night, after watching this vid: [www.youtube.com] (of if want to listen to an expert on same...this vid: [www.youtube.com] ... that there really isn't an explanation for how the Serapeum boxes were moved into those confined tunnels and then lowered into place. I realize is a change of subject but it's probably the best example of a truly perplexing mystery.

...sorry, can't fit enough people in to budge these boxes let alone drop them perfectly into their cubbyhole. One can believe otherwise...because they are there so must of have possible sort of idea, but I really have my doubts as to whether we could move them today without creating specialized heavy duty machinery - and certainly not made with wood or ropes. Whatever they were moved in on, if rollers comes to mind, would still be there because there is no way to lift those boxes in order to remove them.

Corpuscles,

Yes, I watched the vid about rocks being alive or 'mushrooms'...don't agree with the narrator on conclusion with that vid but doesn't mean that we then throw out everything seen beforehand. Maybe it's nothing or maybe there is some sort of crystalline growth sort of answer there. ...doesn't interest me at all.

I did notice that there were large square chunks cut out of the Cliffside on opposing bluff - the same side as the underground 'city'...this could certainly be modern (I think likely) so why dig Petra style when so much easier to cut from topside?

If you can answer how the Serapeum boxes were situated & carved as per Dunn's measurements...I'll really be impressed. ;)



Edited 1 time(s). Last edit at 14-Nov-17 06:49 by Racho.

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No other explanation ...high tech 1977 Racho 11-Nov-17 21:39
sorry to all...but at the 21 min mark and a few minutes after 440 Racho 11-Nov-17 22:08
another cave ...more oddities 120 Racho 16-Jan-20 22:12
Re: another cave ...similar thing in China 143 forumfan 18-Jan-20 14:12
Re: No other explanation ...high tech 490 D-Archer 12-Nov-17 08:57
Re: No other explanation ...high tech 475 Thanos5150 12-Nov-17 17:31
Not megalithic 584 Racho 14-Nov-17 06:40
Re: Not megalithic 373 Audrey 14-Nov-17 18:08
Re: Not megalithic 387 Jon Ellison 14-Nov-17 20:33
Re: Not megalithic 271 Audrey 14-Nov-17 21:56
Re: Not megalithic 301 Jon Ellison 14-Nov-17 22:23
Re: Not megalithic 310 Audrey 14-Nov-17 22:49
Re: Not megalithic 266 Jon Ellison 14-Nov-17 23:33
Re: Not megalithic 372 Audrey 15-Nov-17 01:49
Re: Not megalithic 477 Jon Ellison 15-Nov-17 07:35
Re: Not megalithic 294 Audrey 15-Nov-17 22:23
Re: Not megalithic 366 Racho 27-Nov-17 01:46
Re: Not megalithic 335 Corpuscles 27-Nov-17 02:28
Re: Not megalithic 374 Racho 27-Nov-17 02:52
Stone Spheres Are Natural Formations 249 Barbelo 27-Nov-17 05:37
I think the point is proven 291 Racho 27-Nov-17 06:04
Re: I think the point is proven ; 326 Barbelo 27-Nov-17 11:02
dismissive 231 Racho 27-Nov-17 16:48
Re: I think the point is proven 233 Origyptian 27-Nov-17 15:36
Let's learn about the science/realities associated with cutting stone 272 Racho 27-Nov-17 06:41
Re: Not megalithic 245 Origyptian 27-Nov-17 06:50
I Second That 342 Barbelo 27-Nov-17 20:52
wow...talk about being unhinged/triggered 282 Racho 27-Nov-17 23:26
Re: wow...talk about being unhinged/triggered 274 Corpuscles 27-Nov-17 23:46
Re: wow...talk about being unhinged/triggered 310 Barbelo 28-Nov-17 00:00
you start... 347 Racho 28-Nov-17 03:53
Re: you start... 346 Barbelo 28-Nov-17 05:15
Re: I Second That 383 Audrey 28-Nov-17 01:43
Wacko or Crackpot? 398 Barbelo 28-Nov-17 02:30
Re: Wacko or Crackpot? 325 Corpuscles 28-Nov-17 02:49
Re: Wacko or Crackpot? 347 Audrey 28-Nov-17 03:38
Re: Wacko or Crackpot? 414 Barbelo 28-Nov-17 05:23
Re: Not megalithic 265 Corpuscles 27-Nov-17 20:03
Re: Not megalithic 372 Audrey 28-Nov-17 00:11
Re: Not megalithic 417 Corpuscles 28-Nov-17 00:55
Re: Not megalithic 309 Audrey 28-Nov-17 02:02
Re: Not megalithic 463 Warwick 29-Nov-17 21:08
Re: Not megalithic 322 Origyptian 15-Nov-17 22:38
Re: Not megalithic 303 Jon Ellison 15-Nov-17 23:10
Re: Not megalithic 266 Jon Ellison 15-Nov-17 23:32
Re: Not megalithic 401 Origyptian 16-Nov-17 02:47
Re: Not megalithic 337 Origyptian 16-Nov-17 02:43
Re: Not megalithic 393 Origyptian 14-Nov-17 21:58
Re: Not megalithic 333 Jon Ellison 14-Nov-17 22:14
Re: Not megalithic 305 Origyptian 14-Nov-17 22:38
Re: Not megalithic 285 Thanos5150 14-Nov-17 22:55
Re: Not megalithic 375 Thanos5150 14-Nov-17 23:02
Re: Not megalithic 264 Audrey 14-Nov-17 23:46
Re: Not megalithic 345 Corpuscles 15-Nov-17 00:09
Re: Not megalithic 355 Audrey 15-Nov-17 01:15
Re: Not megalithic 386 Thanos5150 15-Nov-17 00:26
Re: Not megalithic 328 Corpuscles 14-Nov-17 22:47
Re: Not megalithic 344 Warwick 15-Nov-17 02:47
Re: Not megalithic 354 Audrey 15-Nov-17 04:06
Re: Not megalithic 282 Warwick 18-Nov-17 00:59
Re: Not megalithic 378 Racho 15-Nov-17 06:26
Re: Not megalithic 397 Warwick 18-Nov-17 01:01
Re: No other explanation ...high tech 431 Origyptian 12-Nov-17 14:37
Re: No other explanation ...high tech 487 Corpuscles 12-Nov-17 17:48
There Has Never Been Solid Ground 417 cladking 12-Nov-17 19:10
Re: There Has Never Been Solid Ground 366 Corpuscles 12-Nov-17 20:06
Re: There Has Never Been Solid Ground 372 cladking 12-Nov-17 20:55
Re: There Has Never Been Solid Ground!!!!!!!!!!! 353 Corpuscles 12-Nov-17 21:26
Re: There Has Never Been Solid Ground!!!!!!!!!!! 391 cladking 12-Nov-17 21:42
Facinating 367 Warwick 14-Nov-17 20:23
Re: Facinating 330 cladking 14-Nov-17 21:33
Re: Facinating 361 Warwick 15-Nov-17 02:51


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