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The earliest models of the world

amye the first model of the world .

Despite the high level of astronomical information of the peoples of the ancient East, their views on the structure of the world was limited to direct visual feelings. So in Babylon formed the view that the Earth has the form of a raised island surrounded by ocean. Inside the Earth is like “the Kingdom of the dead”. The sky is a solid dome resting on the earth’s surface and separating the “lower waters” (the ocean around earth island) from the “top” (rain) water. This dome is attached to a celestial object, above the sky as if the gods live. The sun rises in the morning, leaving the East gate, and enters through the Western gate, and at night it moves under the Earth.

According to the ideas of the ancient Egyptians, the universe has the appearance of a wide valley, stretched from North to South, it is Egypt. The sky was like a large tin roof, which is supported on pillars, in the form of hanging lamps of the stars.

In Ancient China there existed the notion that the earth has the form of a flat rectangle, which is supported on pillars round domed sky. Furious, the dragon seemed bent Central post, whereby the Land bent to the East. So all rivers in China flow eastward. Heaven bent to the West, therefore all heavenly bodies are moving from East to West.

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Underground secrets of Parma

Underground secrets of Parma.

The first Russians came to the Urals in the XV-XVI centuries, the settlement was continued in XVII century and in XVIII century became widespread. Built fortress towns. Everyone in the Urals famous legends about Chud tribes who built extensive underground tunnels, the arches of which were supported by wooden pillars. Ancient man-made underground labyrinth was discovered at the confluence of the White to the Kama river. Probably they dug the Bulgars before the arrival of the Horde. When the Urals began mining industry, the plants also encompass ramparts, walls, ditches and had its underground part. Built penstocks – tunnels through which the water rushed to the wheels, which resulted in movement mechanisms in plants. Directly to the factory towns came mining, mines gallery. Constructed drainage channels, diverting excess water. The presence of these old mines that sometimes causes failures and subsidence.

In addition to countless number of natural caves in the Urals and a lot of hand-made dungeons with their secrets. These dungeons are called architectural and historical.

To systematically explore the man-made underground cities in the Urals began in the early 80’s. At the Sverdlovsk architectural Institute was organized by the group “Terra”. It was headed by Professor V. Slukin, who wrote the later book.

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Mysterious places of Russia

Mysterious places of Russia

Since ancient times people have attached great importance to the magical, mystical properties of certain territories. Space endowed with an aura of mystery and riddles. Russia is no exception. In our country, it has areas in which there was or still something unusual is happening that defy rational explanation. Ufologists and parapsychologists are actively exploring these areas and try to understand what is the reason for this anomaly.

Perm anomalous zone — Molebskuyu triangle

Is this place opposite the village Molebka, on the left Bank of the Sylva river. Previously, this land belonged to the Mansi people, who have established here a prayer stone for sacrifice rituals. About this village, the whole country learned in the 80-ies. At this time, from Perm geologist Emil Bachurin saw in the snow a huge mark in the form of a circle whose diameter was 62 meters. There is evidence that in the 19th century on this place have observed unidentified flying objects. Now Molebskuyu triangle is the place where he had seen Bigfoot, UFOs, various glowing sphere, plasmoids, etc. Scientists have conducted research with the help of special devices, are inarguably showed in this place the presence of strong anomalies. This area is very popular among tourists all year tend to visit the Molebka in search of mysticism and mysteries.

The Dyatlov pass, or the Mountain of the dead

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Domfront Brick in the interior
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Old buildings in the world
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The Gothic structure
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