Shell Grotto at Margate-In 1835 Mr James Newlove lowered his son Joshua into a hole in the ground that had appeared during the digging of a duck pond. Joshua emerged describing tunnels covered with shells. He had discovered 70ft of winding underground passages leading to an oblong chamber, its walls decorated with strange symbols mosaiced in millions of shells. Nobody can explain who built this amazing place, or why.
Tula, Graham Hancock, "I remembered legends which related that the gods of ancient Mexico had armed themselves with xiuhcoatl, ‘fire serpents’.19 These apparently emitted burning rays capable of piercing and dismembering human bodies.20 Was it ‘fire serpents’ that the Tula idols were holding? What, for that matter, were fire serpents? " tula5.jpg (321×500)
Indian civilization was once believed to date from about 500 B.C., only about 200 years prior to Alexander the Great's invasion of the subcontinent. In the past century, however, the extremely sophisticated cities of Mohenjo Daro (Mound of the Dead, shown above) and Harappa have been discovered in the Indus Valley of modern-day Pakistan. The discoveries of these cities forced archaeologists to PUSH THE DATES for the origin of Indian civilization BACK THOUSANDS OF YEARS.
Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site is located on the site of a pre-Columbian Native American city (c. 600–1400 CE) situated directly across the Mississippi River from modern St. Louis, Missouri. This historic park lies in southern Illinois. The park covers 2,200 acres, or about 3.5 square miles, & contains about 80 mounds. In its heyday, Cahokia covered about six square miles & included about 120 human-made earthen mounds in a wide range of sizes, shapes, & functions.
Here Are 23 Disturbing Facts About History That Couldn't Be Taught In School
This small hand-made human figurine was found in Nampa, Idaho in 1889. Pretty standard right? Not in the slightest. This figurine was found at a depth of around 320 feet during a drilling operation. The depth that it was found at would make the time period that it was created in far before humans came to this part of the world. No one has ever been able to explain how it arrived at this spot, but plenty have come forward to simply say it is simply impossible.