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Originally posted by smurfy
reply to post by Wolfenz
Most of the animals mentioned would have been in Europe as well. The out-of-Africa for human species, is full of confusion in ideas, that's not to say it's ultimately correct, just that cave drawings are not a good indicator because they are too young, add that to what we describe as man, with all the unknowns in that area.
One scientist thinks the device might have been used for navigation at sea or even mapmaking.
We will not yet be able to answer the question of what the mechanism was for, although now we know what the mechanism did," Edmunds said. His fellow team member Xenophon Moussas, an associate professor of space physics at Athens University, speculated that the device could have been used for navigation at sea or for mapmaking.
The Antikythera device was probably made on the island of Rhodes, which had a long tradition in astronomy and applied mechanics
The sunken ship, thought to have been carrying plunder from Roman-conquered Greece to Rome, is believed to have sailed from Rhodes.
Originally posted by NeverSleepingEyes
reply to post by bobs_uruncle
i am not questioning your representation of the Hopi beliefs, the 4rd sun but i wonder if there is information out there that supports that these worlds were as advanced as we are supposed to be? Can"t it be that they simply say there were 4 suns before ?i would be grateful if you could elaborate,edit on 11-5-2012 by NeverSleepingEyes because: corrected some errors