Monday, November 17, 2014
New Documentary Reveals How the Great Pyramid was Constructed
Almost four and a half millennia ago, the ancient Egyptians created some of the most enduring monuments of human achievement. The Great Pyramid at Giza is one of the Seven Wonders of the World and how it was built has long been a mystery. Until recently, scientists were unable to produce a convincing method for creating such enormous structures with only primitive building tools and systems.
In the past decade, however, architect Samuel R. Sampson, and engineer Michael N. Read, have put forth the most plausible theory of how this pyramid was built in their book, “Floating Stones: Great Pyramid Built with Water Power.”
After almost a decade of possible refutation, the model set forth by Read and Sampson has yet to be discredited. This theory utilizes historical and geological evidence to prove that the ancient Egyptians used water from the Nubian Sandstone Aquifer System to float the massive, 40-ton stones up to the build site and set them in place..……Read More