posted on Sep, 1 2009 @ 01:34 PM
Plato did say the ancient Atlanteans did fight wars with the Greeks, now if they were located in the Atlantic, say somewhere in the vicinity of the
Azores, it's not inconceivable ancient mariners could navigate their way across the Med to the Greek isles - indeed, they'd never have to leave
sight of shore. But for ancient mariners to navigate the length and breadth of the Atlantic from as far as Australia (or thereabouts) would seem
completely beyond their skills. Navigating open ocean is far from clinging to shore lines. Ancient Norsemen made their way to the Americas by those
Plato said these Atlanteans fought many wars with the Greeks, that to me would indicate the Atlanteans were on par with the Greeks in terms of
technology. If they were much more advanced, then it wouldn't really have been a war so much as a one-sided slaughter. For this reason, I consider
Atlantis (if it ever existed) to be an early civilization, but not a super advanced one.