• The Mystery Of Atlantis
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    THE MYSTERY OF ATLANTIS "In what way is the question about the existence of Atlantis best answered - as a continent in the Atlantic, a myth invented by Plato, or as the story of Minoan civilization" The probability that the lost city of Atlantis may have been Minoan Crete is the most persuasive explanation although it did not answer some remaining questions. Although Plato's literature may have consisted of some fact and some fiction, it presented many plausible details that relate Atlantis to M...
  • Atlantis Island Plato Years
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    Atlantis was known as the lost continent. It was said to be the size of Europe. Many people said that Atlantis existed during the time of the Stone Age, which was about nine thousand years ago. Plato, a popular Greek philosopher wrote a lot about Atlantis, it s inhabitants, it s geography, and it s theories on its destruction. Many people do think Plato actually believed in Atlantis s existence because of his many detailed descriptions of Atlantis. Plato had wrote his earliest descriptions of A...
  • Atlantis Frost Damage
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    Atlantis: The Lost Continent Rel/304 Dr. ClementsByKelly Soares Abstract Atlantis, a mystery for thousands of years is synonyms with UFO s, Bigfoot, and Stonehenge. It has boggled the minds of many atlantologists. I believe the question isn t did it exist, but where I intend to review many of the ideas that have been suggested for the existence and location. The ideology ranges from Plato who lived some two thousands five hundred years ago to writers who have published their theories within the...
  • Atlantis Blasts Off Space Station
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    Atlantis Blasts Off With Science Lab Space shuttle Atlantis blasted off Wednesday with the most expensive and pivotal piece of the international space station: a $1. 4 billion science laboratory. Atlantis and its crew of five soared into a clear sky at 6: 00 p. m. , with a rising full moon in the background and the setting sun turning the exhaust trail a beautiful gold and peach. The plume cast a rainbow-like shadow that seemed to stretch all the way to the moon. The future of the space station...
  • Twentieth Century Atlantis Theories Continent
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    Atlantis Atlantis: We will never know Fantasy is a tough sell in the twentieth century. The world has been fully discovered and fully mapped. Popular media has effectively minimized the legend and the fantastic rumor, though to make up for this it has generated falsities not as lavish but just as interesting. Satellites have mapped and studied the earth, leaving only a space frontier that is as yet unreachable. But standing out is a charming fantasy the modern world has yet to verify or condemn:...
  • Where Is Atlantis Advanced Civilization On The Island
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    ATLANTIS Where is it? Atlantis was an ancient civilization which was destroyed in one massive explosion. Many people have searched for Atlantis but it has still not been found. According to Plato, a Greek philosopher, Atlantis was located in the Atlantic Ocean past the pillars of Hercules, the Strait of Gibraltar. Plato has been credited with many scientific discoveries, but Atlantis's existence is still unproved. "Plato, one of the fathers of western thought, is out sole direct source for the l...
  • Lost Continent Atlantis Plato Santos
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    Atlantis: Fact or Fiction Lee Kirkpatrick February 5, 1999 Outline Thesis Statement: Many world renowned historical philosophers, explorers, and premonitionists have made many credible theories about the lost continent which have historical documentation to make them believable. I. Introduction II. Discoveries World Wide III. Platos Account IV. Atlantis and the Earths Shifting Crust V. Edgar Cayce VI. Mount Krakatoa VII. Crystal Powers A. Atlantean Culture B. Crystal and its Destruction VIII. ...
  • Atlantis The Lost City
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    Atlantis ~ The Lost City Atlantis is known to most people as a legend or myth written by the Greek poet Plato, but is it possible that this lost continent really existed? Is it all legend or could there be some fact to it? Contrary to common belief there have been numerous geological and historical findings that actually give proof to the existence of this lost city. In the book Imagining Atlantis it tells us the story written by Plato. 'According to ancient Egyptian temple records the Athenians...
  • Atlantis Twentieth Century
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    Atlantis: We will never know Fantasy is a tough sell in the twentieth century. The world has been fully discovered and fully mapped. Popular media has effectively minimized the legend and the fantastic rumor, though to make up for this it has generated falsities not as lavish but just as interesting. Satellites have mapped and studied the earth, leaving only a space frontier that is as yet unreachable. But standing out is a charming fantasy the modern world has yet to verify or condemn: the lost...
  • Atlantis A Lost Continent
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    Introduction. Atlantis was a continent of the Atlantic Ocean where, according to Plato, an advanced civilization developed some 11, 600 years ago. Plato affirms that, as the result of a huge volcanic cataclysm of worldwide extent, this continent sunk away underseas, disappearing forever. Official Science - the one you learn at school - rejects the actual existence of Atlantis, as it has so far been unable to find any traces of its reality. But the reason for that is simple to explain. Everybody...
  • Atlantis Hill Near The Middle Of The Island
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    Atlantis Over 11, 000 years ago there existed an island nation located in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean populated by a noble and powerful race. The people of this land possessed great wealth thanks to the natural resources found throughout their island. The island was a center for trade and commerce. The rulers of this land held sway over the people and land of their own island and well into Europe and Africa. This was the island of Atlantis. Atlantis was the domain of Poseidon, god of the s...
  • Account Of Atlantis Plato Continent Story
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    Atlantis fact or fiction? Is it a myth or a made up story? The story of Atlantis derived from famous greek philosopher Plato, it is the only account of Atlantis and is not backed up with any sound evidence. The story of Atlantis has also captivated the minds of individuals for thousands of years. People from all walks of life have debated whether it really existed or whether it was just a story, nothing more. Fantasy is a tough sell in the twentieth century, the world has been fully discovery an...
  • Twentieth Century Atlantis Plato Theories
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    Fantasy is a tough sell in the twentieth century. The world has been fully discovered and fully mapped. Popular media has effectively minimized the legend and the fantastic rumor, though to make up for this it has generated falsities not as lavish but just as interesting. Satellites have mapped and studied the earth, leaving only a space frontier that is as yet unreachable. But standing out is a charming fantasy the modern world has yet to verify or condemn: the lost continent of Atlantis. The ...
  • Atlantis 2 Natural Resources
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    An island Atlantis 2 Atlantis An island paradise whose lush valleys and natural resources made it a perfect place for nourishing an advanced civilization who thrived while the rest of the world was still trying to bring themselves out of the "Bronze age'. The island housed many natural resources and many animals while the ocean provided fish and naval trading with the neighboring civilizations. The island's vastness led to many tales and stories, which leads to one in particular. Plato was a sch...
  • Atlantis A Lost Continent
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    Introduction. Atlantis was a continent of the Atlantic Ocean where, according to Plato, an advanced civilization developed some 11, 600 years ago. Plato affirms that, as the result of a huge volcanic cataclysm of worldwide extent, this continent sunk away underseas, disappearing forever. Official Science – the one you learn at school – rejects the actual existence of Atlantis, as it has so far been unable to find any traces of its reality. But the reason for that is simple to explai...
  • Atlantis Fantasy Twentieth Century
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    Fantasy is a tough sell in the twentieth century. The world has been fully discovered and fully mapped. Popular media has effectively minimized the legend and the fantastic rumor, though to make up for this it has generated falsities not as lavish but just as interesting. Satellites have mapped and studied the earth, leaving only a space frontier that is as yet unreachable. But standing out is a charming fantasy the modern world has yet to verify or condemn: the lost continent of Atlantis. The ...
  • Atlantis This Is Salem
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    THIS IS SALEM and as always we come to you with the greatest of respect for humanity. We are going to speak of a time you know as Atlantis, a time known as Lemuria and a time known as Ancient Egypt. Know that all that is said is being said in a fable form that you can understand because it is so difficult for you to move into concepts that do not have time and space nor three dimensional form as you know these to be today. As we speak to you of these ancient times, know time and space does not t...
  • Existed Exaggeration Atlantis Island Plato
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    Atlantis: Existed, Exaggeration, Or World's Bigges Essay, Atlantis: Existed, Exaggeration, Or World's Bigges Did the Island of Atlantis really exist? A place that Plato described as Utopia-was there ever such a place? Did this island disappear beneath the Atlantic Ocean one night? That is what researchers have been trying to figure out. So far, experts have only agreed to disagree. It all started when Plato, in his "Critias' and "Timaeus' dialogues, in great detail, described an island nation th...
  • Lost Continent Atlantis Plato Santos
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    Atlantis: Fact or Fiction? Lee Kirkpatrick February 5, 199 Outline Thesis Statement: Many world renowned historical philosophers, explorers, and premonitionists have made many credible theories about the lost continent which have historical documentation to make them believable. I. Introduction II. Discoveries World Wide III. Plato? s Account IV. Atlantis and the Earth? s Shifting Crust V. Edgar Cayce VI. Mount Krakatoa VII. Crystal Powers A. Atlantean Culture B. Crystal and its Destruction VII...
  • Atlantis Twentieth Century
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    Atlantis: We Will Never Know Fantasy is a tough sell in the twentieth century. The world has been fully discovered and fully mapped. Popular media has effectively minimized the legend and the fantastic rumor, though to make up for this it has generated falsities not as lavish but just as interesting. Satellites have mapped and studied the earth, leaving only a space frontier that is as yet unreachable. But standing out is a charming fantasy the modern world has yet to verify or condemn: the los...