The principle used by the ancients in the basis of the structure of the Pantheon
To understand the names of the gods and hypotheses about their functions, need to understand the logic of the ancients, the idea, inherent in the construction of the Pantheon of…

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Water intake from underground sources
The composition of the water intake and their General arrangement Off-site water supply systems from groundwater sources consist of: rainwater (meter) facilities for water intake, water wells (aquifer); pumping stations…

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The megalithic complex of Pinako

Under barrow (underground) dolmen in Tolosa (lined with special masonry stones) with a dromos (an underground passage gallery). The unique megalithic complex. Possible ancient solar Observatory. And – complete collapse. Almost nothing has been preserved. At first the robbers is a long time. In our time the place of the mound needed for farming activities. The mound began to pull apart by bulldozers, to shred the roads. And then began the excavation. The sorry state of one of the most interesting megalithic structures of Russia made an attempt of computer 3D reconstruction of the megalith. Read more about the renovation, read the end of the article.

Location. Tuapse district, river valley Pshenaho.About a kilometer up the valley Pshenaho from the village of Anastasievka on the right orographic Bank is one of the most unique megalithic structures in the Caucasus. After some time, passing on a dirt road up the valley will see a fork. The road to the left leads through a Ford to the edge of the Apple orchard. Here is a small hill with several large oak trees, overgrown with grass and bushes (more than 150m). Continue reading

The megalithic temples of Malta: the oldest megaliths in history

Fast forward to the Maltese archipelago. One of the favorite places for tourists has long been considered a place of historic significance. Here are some of the most ancient mysterious megalithic structures of mankind – the megalithic temples of Malta and Gozo.

Amazing the age of the buildings

The true history of the local ancient inhabitants currently unknown. It is impossible to say who exactly they were, what purpose did it travel to the Islands, but the construction of these skilled craftsmen are still standing today.

Scientists believe that the origins of the civilization of the Maltese builders takes about 7000 years ago. For the most part it was a Neolithic culture – all the buildings made of stone. But about total isolation of the residents say no, it is believed that they had developed trade relations with the European part, in particular with Italy. Continue reading

The underground city

The landscape of this area resembles the moon. She is in Turkey, to be exact — in the valley of Goreme in Cappadocia. There appeared a very unusual tower of solidified volcanic ash, which the rain and the wind gave a variety of forms.

Only underground structures Derinkuyu count 50 two ventilation shafts and fifteen thousand inputs. Big mine reaches a depth of eighty-5 meters. The lower part of the city served as a reservoir for water. A pioneer of the underground labyrinth is sir Demir. With all this played an important role in the case. All the houses in Derinkuyu, of course, have basements that are used as refrigerators. Once sir Demir tripped on the edge of some pits and, compelled by curiosity, began to deepen…

On this day in this area, found 6 30 underground cities. Not all of them have the scope or Kaymakli Derinkuyu, but their plans have been carefully designed. People have an excellent understanding of this area, believe that there is still an unlimited amount of underground facilities. All known on this day the city’s interconnected tunnels. A connecting tunnel between Kaymakli and Derinkuyu reach a length of 10 km. Continue reading

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