Mysteries :  The Official GrahamHancock.com forums
For serious discussion of the controversies, approaches and enigmas surrounding the origins and development of the human species and of human civilization. (NB: for more ‘out there’ posts we point you in the direction of the ‘Paranormal & Supernatural’ Message Board). 
Welcome! Log InRegister
The OCT 'scandal' issue is indeed old news. However, the sensationalism of the topic demands clarification regarding its misgivings. It is furthermore essential that the function, dynamics & intent of an actual, veritable pyramid-star correlation be comprehended.

quote
from the opening post:
"To achieve this concordance the pyramids have been rotated and scaled to suit."

addendum:
quote
"Edwin Krupp argued that Bauval had (fudged) the maps of Orion and the Pyramids by placing them upside down in terms of stellar directionality to make the theory work."
note: 'fudged' not phrasing used by Dr.Krupp.

First off, "a low rent Wiki smear campaign" is a false impression. Also, 'mirroring' (inverting the Belt slant) is a Creighton concoction, not Krupp's doing. The only means by which a side-by-side comparison of terrestrial & celestial topography can be facilitated neccessitates an inversion of polarity (merely a temporary application at that, employed to demonstrate the likeness between two seperate components - each complete in resemblance of the other and retaining true orientation, respective their individual topographies). Krupp's commentary, Astronomical Integrity at Giza, is valid and Scott's comment inserts can be discarded with impunity.

I have explained the fundamentals concerning a 'swung down' map, which Scott evidently, cannot grasp. He ought to, perhaps then the penny will drop regarding how his methodically flawed 'Geo-stellar-fingerprinting' of Orion's Belt contradicts... portrayal of his '16 pyramid Osiris-figure'. Showing lack of reason, the Giza group, i.e. the Belt asterim, which regardless of the fact that it is inseperably integral to the stellar constellation-figure, not only adopts the function of HeadDress (Atef Crown) to the terrestrial deity-figure... it, no less, also implies N-S orientation reversal, whereby his two ideas cardinally conflict one another! (recalling the essence of his objections wrt astronomer Dr. E. Krupp :-) Despite being diametrically opposed, in terms of directional principle, Creighton's abberations, somehow, are requiring of simultaneous presence in a solo topographical dimension :o) a case of debunking oneself in the foot, LOL!




Edited 5 time(s). Last edit at 11-Jul-19 09:51 by hendrik dirker.

Options: ReplyQuote


Subject Views Written By Posted
O C T allegation. . . clarification? 2820 PB Bytes 11-Jan-19 00:21
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 656 Scott Creighton 11-Jan-19 09:41
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 465 PB Bytes 11-Jan-19 14:45
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 471 cladking 11-Jan-19 14:57
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 534 gjb 11-Jan-19 16:45
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 548 Scott Creighton 11-Jan-19 17:12
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 523 PB Bytes 11-Jan-19 17:22
clarification of the OCT 373 hendrik dirker 26-Jun-19 11:17
Re: clarification of the OCT 261 rulebook54 29-Jun-19 11:46
what story? 230 hendrik dirker 02-Jul-19 14:00
Re: clarification of the OCT 222 Spiros 29-Jun-19 15:17
stars = mountains = pyramids 247 hendrik dirker 30-Jun-19 06:53
Re: stars = mountains = pyramids 240 hendrik dirker 02-Jul-19 10:13
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 478 Lee McGiffen 15-Jan-19 11:53
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 587 Scott Creighton 15-Jan-19 14:12
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 412 Spiros 18-Jan-19 18:01
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 427 PB Bytes 18-Jan-19 21:04
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 463 Scott Creighton 18-Jan-19 22:20
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 509 Martin Stower 18-Jan-19 23:30
Different dates 458 Morten 19-Jan-19 11:23
Re: Different dates 467 Scott Creighton 19-Jan-19 11:42
Re: Different dates 452 Morten 19-Jan-19 13:43
Re: Different dates 446 Martin Stower 19-Jan-19 17:50
Re: Different dates 376 Morten 19-Jan-19 19:12
Re: Different dates 371 Scott Creighton 19-Jan-19 22:39
Re: Different dates 416 Morten 19-Jan-19 23:08
Re: Different dates 415 Scott Creighton 20-Jan-19 11:22
Re: Different dates 471 Morten 20-Jan-19 11:48
Re: Different dates 455 Scott Creighton 20-Jan-19 12:14
Re: Different dates 371 Morten 20-Jan-19 14:09
Re: Different dates 402 Martin Stower 20-Jan-19 14:32
an evolving theory... 333 hendrik dirker 09-Jun-19 08:12
evolving... 295 hendrik dirker 22-Jun-19 10:42
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 410 Spiros 19-Jan-19 02:05
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 486 R Avry Wilson 16-Jan-19 19:20
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 391 engbren 16-Jan-19 22:47
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 434 PB Bytes 18-Jan-19 01:58
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 428 R Avry Wilson 19-Jan-19 19:06
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 395 PB Bytes 19-Jan-19 19:24
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 384 PB Bytes 19-Jan-19 20:06
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 384 R Avry Wilson 19-Jan-19 23:17
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 374 PB Bytes 20-Jan-19 00:45
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 431 Scott Creighton 20-Jan-19 14:04
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 389 Martin Stower 20-Jan-19 14:40
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 340 PB Bytes 20-Jan-19 17:23
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 491 Scott Creighton 20-Jan-19 17:42
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 332 Warwick 20-Jan-19 18:41
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 341 PB Bytes 20-Jan-19 19:04
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 385 Scott Creighton 20-Jan-19 19:32
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 359 PB Bytes 20-Jan-19 23:55
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 412 R Avry Wilson 20-Jan-19 19:19
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 349 Scott Creighton 20-Jan-19 19:27
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 361 R Avry Wilson 20-Jan-19 20:28
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 396 Scott Creighton 20-Jan-19 20:45
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 369 R Avry Wilson 21-Jan-19 07:15
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 386 DUNE 21-Jan-19 10:29
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 350 Scott Creighton 21-Jan-19 11:23
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 446 Spiros 21-Jan-19 13:28
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 351 DUNE 21-Jan-19 15:57
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 402 R Avry Wilson 22-Jan-19 05:13
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 355 Scott Creighton 22-Jan-19 10:29
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 397 R Avry Wilson 23-Jan-19 05:29
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 396 Scott Creighton 23-Jan-19 08:45
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 434 Thanos5150 23-Jan-19 16:35
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 386 Scott Creighton 21-Jan-19 10:45
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 404 Morten 21-Jan-19 11:31
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 392 Scott Creighton 21-Jan-19 11:49
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 441 Morten 21-Jan-19 12:24
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 435 Scott Creighton 21-Jan-19 12:56
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 413 Morten 22-Jan-19 02:17
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 377 Scott Creighton 22-Jan-19 10:53
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 427 Martin Stower 22-Jan-19 14:06
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 382 Morten 23-Jan-19 11:44
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 396 Scott Creighton 23-Jan-19 22:18
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 390 Morten 24-Jan-19 01:57
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 342 Scott Creighton 24-Jan-19 08:51
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 365 Morten 24-Jan-19 09:03
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 324 DUNE 24-Jan-19 09:54
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 349 Scott Creighton 24-Jan-19 12:17
unbridalled speculation 383 hendrik dirker 11-Jul-19 20:56
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 371 Gary Osborn 24-Jan-19 01:02
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 340 Spiros 24-Jan-19 01:06
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 393 Gary Osborn 23-Jan-19 22:57
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 364 Scott Creighton 23-Jan-19 23:22
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 335 Gary Osborn 23-Jan-19 23:31
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 362 DUNE 24-Jan-19 11:15
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 400 Gary Osborn 24-Jan-19 12:46
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 384 DUNE 24-Jan-19 13:20
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 469 Scott Creighton 24-Jan-19 14:03
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 379 DUNE 24-Jan-19 14:52
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 410 Scott Creighton 24-Jan-19 15:34
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 470 Scott Creighton 24-Jan-19 15:47
Centre (+ addendum) 391 hendrik dirker 11-Jun-19 03:32
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 365 molder 24-Jan-19 22:40
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 376 DUNE 21-Jan-19 13:03
Thanks Dennis N/T 338 Scott Creighton 21-Jan-19 13:05
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 330 DUNE 21-Jan-19 11:52
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 338 Scott Creighton 21-Jan-19 11:57
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 340 Scott Creighton 21-Jan-19 12:04
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 394 Martin Stower 23-Jan-19 17:58
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 365 Thanos5150 21-Jan-19 17:16
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 385 Warwick 21-Jan-19 17:21
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 370 Martin Stower 21-Jan-19 21:52
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 463 Warwick 21-Jan-19 22:08
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 426 Thanos5150 21-Jan-19 22:57
Why are we here? 227 Warwick 24-Jun-19 18:36
Re: Why are we here? 219 cladking 24-Jun-19 18:40
Re: Why are we here? 244 Warwick 24-Jun-19 19:38
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 367 Spiros 26-Jan-19 16:48
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 397 Scott Creighton 26-Jan-19 17:29
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 385 Spiros 26-Jan-19 20:35
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 368 xRay 26-Jan-19 23:49
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 351 Scott Creighton 27-Jan-19 12:12
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 356 xRay 27-Jan-19 13:08
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 372 Scott Creighton 27-Jan-19 13:15
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 341 Spiros 27-Jan-19 15:50
what if.. 331 Spiros 26-Jan-19 19:11
Re: what if.. 313 Spiros 26-Jan-19 20:54
Re: what if.. 424 Sirfiroth 27-Jan-19 21:28
From I to IV dynasty 414 Spiros 26-Jan-19 22:06
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 228 Spiros 30-Jun-19 18:31
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 220 Spiros 30-Jun-19 20:18
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 212 Sirfiroth 01-Jul-19 04:03
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 219 Spiros 01-Jul-19 12:26
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 208 Sirfiroth 01-Jul-19 15:56
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 211 Spiros 01-Jul-19 16:08
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 202 Warwick 01-Jul-19 16:42
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 201 Sirfiroth 02-Jul-19 12:53
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 217 Spiros 02-Jul-19 13:05
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 227 Sirfiroth 02-Jul-19 23:23
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 206 Spiros 01-Jul-19 17:38
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 226 Warwick 01-Jul-19 17:45
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 235 Spiros 06-Jul-19 20:11
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 74 Spiros 23-Nov-20 02:40
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 212 Spiros 02-Jul-19 12:45


Sorry, only registered users may post in this forum.