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Pyramids and the speed of light

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posted on May, 17 2018 @ 07:46 AM
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This blew my mind!

www.express.co.uk/news/science/960740/ancient-egypt-great-pyramid-giza-speed-of-light/amp

I have long believed in past human civilizations that surpassed us in knowledge and technology. I also believe that, like us, they end up destroying almost everything they created in the end, leaving few humans to pick up the pieces and rebuild.

I also believe that there are those who built things such as the pyramids to retain that knowledge and try to pass it on to the survivors to try and rebuild.

And sorry, ancient aliens don't fit in to this view.




posted on May, 17 2018 @ 08:00 AM
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a reply to: theatreboy

Here's a link that works:

REVEALED: Great Pyramid of Giza has THIS in common with speed of light

Interesting, but it seems like coincidence to me. But still, it's intriguing to think they knew.
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posted on May, 17 2018 @ 08:09 AM
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a reply to: dfnj2015

Thanks for fixing my link!



posted on May, 17 2018 @ 08:17 AM
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originally posted by: theatreboy
This blew my mind!

www.express.co.uk/news/science/960740/ancient-egypt-great-pyramid-giza-speed-of-light/amp

I have long believed in past human civilizations that surpassed us in knowledge and technology. I also believe that, like us, they end up destroying almost everything they created in the end, leaving few humans to pick up the pieces and rebuild.

I also believe that there are those who built things such as the pyramids to retain that knowledge and try to pass it on to the survivors to try and rebuild.

And sorry, ancient aliens don't fit in to this view.


So... The ancient Egyptians or whoever these yahoos think built this pyramid somehow used meters?

Not only that, but they never recorded anything ever about a unit of measure equal to a meter?

See this for all units of measure

None of them are close to a meter.

So, unless they're claiming some unknown unit of measure was used during the time that the WELL documented construction of the great pyramid happened and that they somehow used that unit (the meter) to link it's latudinal location to the speed of light expressed in m/s (and notice they only use latitude which would mean, if accurate even, ANYWHERE on earth along that line...), the whole theory that the numbers match (they don't) is wrong.

Screw it. These guys say it better than I can (or care to):

Debunk
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posted on May, 17 2018 @ 08:27 AM
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a reply to: 35Foxtrot

How the hell do you know that Ancient Aliens didn't use the metric system?



posted on May, 17 2018 @ 08:45 AM
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originally posted by: Wide-Eyes
a reply to: 35Foxtrot

How the hell do you know that Ancient Aliens didn't use the metric system?


No self-respecting REAL ancient alien would use anything other than Imperial measures.

Everyone knows that!



posted on May, 17 2018 @ 08:53 AM
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The search feature is usually a good starting point prior to authoring a thread. You missed the drop by almost 2 weeks when this-

Pyramid of Giza and the Speed of Light

Was posted.



posted on May, 17 2018 @ 09:03 AM
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A similar thread was made a few weeks ago... So this one might get closed unfortunately.

Pyramids Giza and the speed of light

As others have noted though, the Egyptians didn't use any of our methods of measuring..

So if anything, some clever clogs set up our own coordinates system to reflect this, historically that shouldn't work. I think the speed of light was calculated after.

So I'm guessing it's just coincidence... Or time travelling Egyptians?



posted on May, 17 2018 @ 09:09 AM
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There's a thread on this already

www.abovetopsecret.com...



posted on May, 17 2018 @ 09:22 AM
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originally posted by: 35Foxtrot
So, unless they're claiming some unknown unit of measure was used during the time that the WELL documented construction of the great pyramid happened


Wait..what? Well documented construction of the great pyramid? I'm sure historians of many disciplines would be interested in reading those documents as that would answer the currently unanswered questions of "How/when were the pyramids built?" How do those documents account for the documents that state Khufu found the tip of the pyramid sticking out of the sand?



posted on May, 17 2018 @ 09:45 AM
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I'm fairly certain there's documents and archeological evidence of the quarries and the towns that sprung up to accommodate those that worked on the great Pyramid.

We've got a few members who know a lot more than me, there's a few good comments on the thread I linked.



posted on May, 17 2018 @ 11:07 AM
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Despite the Egyptians not using the meter, I think it's far too coincidental for it to not have importance. I mean if it was off by a few numbers, then ya, obvious coincidence, but we are talking about the exact same number sequence... EXACT.

Perhaps it was not the Egyptians who selected the location. Perhaps the "Gods" chose it, knowing it's significance.

Regardless of the reason, the fact of the matter is that the pyramids were built with incredible precision using information we have no idea how they would've attained. For that reason, something this exact I don't think can be chalked up to coincidence.



posted on May, 17 2018 @ 03:46 PM
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originally posted by: wtfatta

originally posted by: 35Foxtrot
So, unless they're claiming some unknown unit of measure was used during the time that the WELL documented construction of the great pyramid happened


Wait..what? Well documented construction of the great pyramid? I'm sure historians of many disciplines would be interested in reading those documents as that would answer the currently unanswered questions of "How/when were the pyramids built?"


When isn’t actually a question. And there’s plenty of evidence supporting Khufu’s commission of it including recently discovered documentation from the engineers who built it. The village for the workers who build it has been found (paid laborers not slaves), the quarries that the Stone was taken from are well known and the canals dug to transport the Stone were recently found as well.


How do those documents account for the documents that state Khufu found the tip of the pyramid sticking out of the sand?


I think you’re confusing Khufu and the GP with Napoleon and the Sphinx. The GP is over 480 feet tall. It was never covered in sand.



posted on May, 17 2018 @ 04:21 PM
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Seeing that this is now a thread about measurements...

Men reading ATS™ currently.....

(----------------------------------------------------) This is still NOT 9"...



posted on May, 17 2018 @ 06:39 PM
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originally posted by: scojak
Despite the Egyptians not using the meter, I think it's far too coincidental for it to not have importance. I mean if it was off by a few numbers, then ya, obvious coincidence, but we are talking about the exact same number sequence... EXACT.


No, not exact. The coordinates range from 29.978135 to 29.980166 for the Cheop's Pyramide alone.



Perhaps it was not the Egyptians who selected the location. Perhaps the "Gods" chose it, knowing it's significance.


So the "Gods" knew that 4 and a half millennia later we would be using a system of measurement that was entirely alien to Bronze age Egyptians? Impressive foresight they had.


Regardless of the reason, the fact of the matter is that the pyramids were built with incredible precision using information we have no idea how they would've attained.


None of that is remotely true.


For that reason, something this exact I don't think can be chalked up to coincidence.


It can when the measurements and construction aren't anywhere near as exact as you claim.
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posted on May, 17 2018 @ 06:40 PM
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originally posted by: JimNasium
Seeing that this is now a thread about measurements...

Men reading ATS™ currently.....

(----------------------------------------------------) This is still NOT 9"...


Don't you dare tell my wife about that!



posted on May, 17 2018 @ 08:14 PM
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originally posted by: scojak
Despite the Egyptians not using the meter, I think it's far too coincidental for it to not have importance. I mean if it was off by a few numbers, then ya, obvious coincidence, but we are talking about the exact same number sequence... EXACT.

Perhaps it was not the Egyptians who selected the location. Perhaps the "Gods" chose it, knowing it's significance.

Regardless of the reason, the fact of the matter is that the pyramids were built with incredible precision using information we have no idea how they would've attained. For that reason, something this exact I don't think can be chalked up to coincidence.


I don't think that you're aware that the pyramid bases aren't quite square and the pyramid slopes are not regular (for several pyramids. The GP is off by a couple of inches.) None of the blocks that make up the structures are the exact same size (though they're close) and the height isn't consistent, either.

So, nope. Not an exact same number sequence.




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