Teotihuacan, the great city of the Mesoamericans in Mexico, has long fascinated archaeologists and researchers. The largest pre-Columbian city in the Americas for five hundred years, maybe 120,000 people lived in this great metropolis, built around the central famous Avenue of the Dead.
Three great pyramids link the Avenue: the pyramid of the Sun, the Moon, and the Feathered Serpent Quetzalcoatl. This last of the three is currently the most archaeologically interesting, and in 2003 two archaeologists from Mexico’s National Institute of Anthropology and History found a secret tunnel leading under the massive structure.
When the tunnel was first discovered, the archaeologists expected to find a treasure chamber filled with gold. However, to everyone’s surprise, they instead unearthed several items such as crocodile teeth, jaguar sculptures, necklaces made of human teeth, jewel-eyed figures, and much more.
The most remarkable discovery however, was a miniature mountainous landscape with pools of liquid mercury apparently depicting lakes. The walls of the secret tunnel were infused carefully with fool’s gold or powdered pyrite in order to reflect the mercury, creating the effect of being surrounded by stars.
A number of archaeologists also believe that the subterranean tunnel may also depict a sacred underworld river that leads the way to the royal tombs. The remains of some powerful Teotihuacan kings were never found. Could this underground river of metal be the answer?
Teotihuacan is an ancient city located nearly 50 kilometres (31 miles) northwest of Mexico City. This sacred city flourished between 100 BC and 750 AD, and was destroyed long before the Spanish conquest.
The name Teotihuacan came later from the Aztecs, who called it “the city of the gods.” The city was certainly on a bigger scale than everything else in the Americas at that time, but not much about the people of the city is known as no written records have ever been found.
The hidden tunnel had remained in an undisturbed state for about 1,800 years. It was first uncovered by archaeologist Sergio Gómez Chávez after a heavy rainstorm. Days after the heavy rain, Sergio Gómez Chávez arrived at Teotihuacán and found a three-foot-wide sinkhole at the foot of the Temple of the Feathered Serpent.
Gómez took a flashlight and shone it inside the tunnel. However, he was unable to see anything except darkness everywhere. So, he decided to descend into the tunnel to find out what was inside, tying a rope around his waist and being lowered in by his colleagues.
Gómez came to rest in the tunnel’s middle and saw that the passage of the tunnel was blocked by huge stones in both directions. He knew that other archaeologists had discovered a narrow tunnel under the Pyramid of the Sun previously. So, he made an assumption that what he had found was a similar structure under the Pyramid of the Feathered Serpent.
Gómez then made plans to unearth the secret tunnel and explore the site. He constructed a tent on the sinkhole in order to keep it away from the eyes of thousands of tourists visiting Teotihuacán. With the National Institute of Anthropology and History’s help, Gómez was able to use ground-penetrating radar devices.
By the beginning of 2004, Gómez had assembled a team of 20 selected workers and archaeologists. Together the team started to scan the ground beneath the temple, and by 2005, they were successful in completing the digital map. As Gómez had thought, the tunnel ran about 100 m (330 feet) from the Ciudadela (the citadel and plaza surrounding the temple) to the core of the Temple of the Feathered Serpent.
As the Mexican archaeologists began work in the new tunnel, they discovered thousands of artefacts and three distinct underground chambers. The artefacts included boxes of rubber balls and carved shells, jaguar remains, and jade statues, in much higher quantities than were found elsewhere in the city.
But what surprised the archaeologists the most was the presence of huge quality of liquid mercury. Mercury is a highly toxic substance that is capable of causing significant damage to the human body when exposed for a longer duration of time. Were the original builders of this site unaware of the dangers?
Finally, in 2009, Gómez was granted permission by the government to properly dig the tunnel. He broke the entrance of the tunnel and installed ladders and a staircase in order to access the subterranean site.
The work was painstaking. Inches of the ground were broken at a time, and the excavation of the site was done manually with the use of spades. About 1,000 tons of earth in total were extracted from the tunnel. After the removal of each segment, a 3-D scanner was used in order to document the progress of the excavation.
The Lake of Mercury
According to Gómez, the lake of liquid mercury seems to be a representation or symbol of an underworld lake or river. He also believed that it was a sign that his team was getting closer to discovering the first royal tomb in Teotihuacan, and potentially unearthing the mysteries of the powerful city.
According to Rosemary Joyce, Professor of Anthropology of the University of California, the liquid mercury might have been created by the Mesoamericans with the use of mercury ore. They certainly had access to this material, but it was mostly used for colouring the bodies of the royals and decorating jade objects.
Traces of mercury have also been found at other sites belonging to other civilizations, such as one Olmec and two Maya. However, none of the other sites had such a huge amount of liquid mercury as found under the Temple of the Feathered Serpent.
To compound the mystery, mercury was rare in ancient Mexico. Moreover, the ore was difficult to mine and this scarcity, combined with its reflective properties, made mercury a valuable substance. The mercury accumulation in Teotihuacan would have been very valuable, and it is believed that the lake of mercury had a ritual, supernatural significance.
But quite what that was, remains a mystery. No royal tombs have been found in the hidden tunnel to date, and researchers have not been able to identify the purpose of the structure. And so the team continues their research, wearing protective gear against the mercury and toiling in the heat and dark of the tunnel to discover why the ancient Mesoamericans built it, and what they did here.
Santiago Flight 513: The Missing Plane That Landed After 35 Years With 92 Skeletons On Board!
Santiago Flight 513, a Commercial Airliner that takes off in Germany in 1954, and lands in Brazil in 1989 with 92 skeletons on board ― with the dead pilot still at controls. Did the Santiago Flight 513 enter a time warp?
For the first time, it seems to be beyond science fiction, but for some years, this miraculous story has been circulating on the internet with various eye-catching headlines such as, “Pan American Flight 914 took off in 1955 but landed after 37 years” or “DC 4 aircraft disappeared in 1955, landed after 37 years” or “1950s Airliner lands with 92 skeletons,” or “Lost Plane Found After 37 Years!” all describing nearly the same incident.
Origin of the Story of Lost Santiago Flight 513
Actually, this extraordinary story was first published as a breathtaking news by “The Weekly World News Tabloid, 14 Nov 1989 Edition,” where the report of a newspaper reporter named Irwin Fisher confirms the sketchy details about the missing Santigo flight 513. Is it a piece of conclusive news or it was just a sensational hoax??
What Actually Happened To the Missing Santiago Flight 513 on its Way From Germany To Brazil?
According to Brazilian aviation authorities, a commercial airliner named “Santiago flight 513” took off from Germany on September 4th, 1954 and vanished somewhere over the Atlantic Ocean. A fruitless massive-search was conducted and the investigators were finally forced to believe that the aircraft was crashed and all the passengers had lost their lives in this tragic event.
Here’s What Makes the Story of the Missing Santiago Flight 513 Even Stranger
The story becomes even more fascinating when the missing flight allegedly reappears and circles the Airport of Porto Alegre, Brazil on October 12th, 1989, and lands with 92 skeletons on board!!
The authority said that the control tower had no communication with the missing plane that apparently circled the airport area then landed. After going to check the plane, upon opening the doors, airport support and security were absolutely shocked to discover 92 skeletonized bodies including of all 88 passengers and 4 crew members sitting in their seats. The stranger scene was that of the skeletonized pilot, Captain Miguel Victor Cury, who was sitting in the intact position and was still apparently clutching the controls. They also noted that the plane was still idling!
But strangely, officials had refused to comment on reappearance of the missing flight 513. They didn’t conclude where the plane had been for the intervening 35 years!
Did the Santiago Flight 513 Enter A Time Warp?
Dr. Celso Atello, a paranormal researcher, said that the Santiago flight 513 had almost certainly entered a time warp, there is no other explanation. But he doesn’t seem to have had an explanation as to how the skeleton of the pilot managed to land the plane safely.
What Was the Response of Government & Flight Authorities To This Weird Claim?
Santiago Airlines apparently went out of business in 1956 and their executives who are still alive didn’t know much about the flight to comment.
Despite the government agents had extensively investigated this strange event, they refused to discuss anything about the plane or about their investigation leads. They also refused to comment on Dr. Atello’s words that the plane had entered a time warp―that’s the only explanation. And the government has never come out with any particular interpretation.
Therefore, it is strongly believed that the government officials have hushed up this case, they have cleared all the evidence that time warp does really exist and they don’t want to scare us.
However, there have been numerous such reports of pilots losing time miraculously, of people being teleported from one side to another, thousands of miles within seconds without any rational explanation at all.
Here’s What We Actually Found about the Missing Santiago Flight 513
We first searched on Wikipedia for this peculiar story, since there’s enough information about all the lost and crashed aircraft chronologically. But we didn’t find there anything about the missing “Santiago Flight 513,” or about the disappearances of “Pan American Flight 914” and “DC 4 Aircraft,” nor we found any other reliable source backing this sensational news-story.
However, if this engrossing story was not a mere hoax ― which is more likely to be in this case; due to lack of proper evidence except for the one and only piece of the tabloid or newspaper that is not precisely verified at all ― and was based on a real event or on some other similar incident then the question definitely comes to our mind, “what really happened to the allegedly missing Santiago Flight 513??”
Is It Possible To Go Through Such Time Warp And Again Come Back?
In this world, there are hundreds of places where aircraft, ships, boats or even people go missing without any traces. Many intellectuals believe that those places unpredictably create some kinds of time portals called Vortex.
Vortex is said to be a result of the parallel universe. According to this theory, Vortex opens on another world―a parallel world consists of anti-matter and that can absorb people, masses or even light and time. To say, people gone missing in this world actually reach another world within seconds. In this world, there are such many places but especially the Bermuda Triangle, the Devil’s Sea Zone and the Michigan Triangle are the ones that notoriously famous for such unexplained disappearances and unusual incidents. To know more about vortex and the Earth’s time portal zones, read this article.
The Strange Case of Bruce Gernon – A Survivor of the Deadly Bermuda Triangle
For centuries, Bermuda Triangle has earned enough infamy for missing ships, people and aircraft without any proper explanation. Whoever had disappeared from this triangle zone has never returned again to tell the story. But there’s one man named Bruce Gernon who, according to his claim, once did the impossible in the real-life. Gernon is the only Survivor of the Bermuda Triangle death zone to uncover its story.
According to Bruce Gernon, he has experienced the time warp theory of the Bermuda Triangle and has lived to tell his story on survival. Gernon is considered to be the only person on Earth to witness what mystery is behind the Bermuda Triangle and what the Triangle creates to make things disappear.
Many others have also seen parts of this phenomenon of mystery and disappearance but Gernon has seen it completely. He witnesses this from its birth stage through its mature stage and enters the heart of the Time-storm and escape through a Tunnel of Vortex and experience a time warp.
Bruce Gernon claims that on December 4, 1970, he flew a Beech Bonanza from Andros Airport, Bahamas, to Palm Beach, Florida – 250 miles – in only 47 minutes. It requires a speed of 500kmph consistently. For his small private plane, it was impossible. Gernon and his daughter Rob McGregor were on this flight.
He saw a thick extensive layer of extremely white fog that was coming to them. At that time, his plane’s connection with the control centre went lost as well as the compass and other aircraft devices were not working at all. These happened all at once.
In this situation, he daringly decided to accelerate the plane to the pile of fog to get through it. As they entered the cluster, the air became denser and within a short time the plane was completely enveloped by the cloud and visibility was reduced to 7 or 8 kilometres. There was no lightning or rain, but there were white flashes that illuminated the sky, and although Gernon rose to approximately 3000 metres of altitude, he could not get out of the cluster.
After a few seconds, Gernon realized that the plane was trapped in the middle of a deadly cloud cluster. He was even unable to know if his plane was heading to earth or moon. Right then, he saw a huge tunnel, at least 50 km in diameter, through the strange thick clouds. The visibility into the tunnel was so clear that he could see miles away through it.
In this “do or die” situation, Grenon took the risk and entered into the tunnel. Approaching the opening, he realized that it was a perfectly horizontal tunnel, just over a kilometre long, and that he could see the blue sky on the other side. Bruce decided to head towards the sky, while remaining surprised by the strange density of the air and the cottony appearance of these clouds, he began to accelerate towards the exit.
After exiting the strange fog he noticed that 30 minutes had passed and he travelled 100 miles in just a short time in the vortex. It is only after 31 years of his complete research on the triangle did Bruce Gernon discover how he had flown those 100 miles in such a short time and never seen the Earth or sky around him.
He further claims it’s because of something called “electronic fog.” It is said that Bruce was captured by the electronic fog where in which there have been dozens of planes and boats too which went missing in this fog throughout history.
Gernon believes that a rare natural phenomenon may be behind paranormal happenings in the Triangle. Ufologists and the ancient astronaut theorists assert that the Bruce Gernon’s story of Electronic Fog also explores the Bermuda Triangle’s connection to UFOs, a secret navy base and a possible link to a vanished ancient civilizations.
The Bermuda Triangle has claimed over a thousand people during the twentieth century itself. But, Bruce Gernon has left alive, so that he can tell us the real mysteries behind the Bermuda Triangle.
The Missing Santiago Flight 513
Is This Ancient Greek Laptop Another Proof That Time Travel Is Possible?
A statue showing a young girl holding up what appears to be a laptop – complete with USB ports – has sparked a frenzy among conspiracy theorists.
As you can tell from the title itself, what appears to be a modern-day laptop has been spotted in this carving of a young girl in ancient Greece? Could this be a coincidence or proof of advanced technology in ancient times? Could this be proof of time traveling technology being out there already?
It does appear so, as more and more similar discoveries have been made, which showcase the fact that many alien species out there or even humans from the future are currently helping their ancestors by going back in time and introducing them to advanced technology.
Experts believe that the concept of time traveling in itself is possible as we are already reaching new heights as far as technological advancements go. We could essentially have time-traveling machines within the following couple of years.
Little known fact. Time travel is definitely real and back in ancient Greece around 200BC laptops were all the rage with the nobility, never a day went by without people logging onto their computers and probably checking out their newsfeeds on whatever their version of Facebook was called.
It’s all true, honest. Well, as true as you want it to be if you believe everything that you see on the internet and have total faith in the growing number of conspiracy theorists that make compelling videos like the one above.
An Ancient Greek sculpture known as Grave Naiskos of an Enthroned Woman with an Attendant has ignited some conspiracy nuts. In a video, which was actually posted back in 2014, YouTubers StillSpeakingOut detail how the statue could be a laptop with USB ports.
Oh yes. “I am not saying that this is depicting an ancient laptop computer,” the video says. “But when I look at the sculpture I can’t help but think about the Oracle of Delphi, which was supposed to allow the priests to connect with the gods to retrieve advanced information and various aspects.”
It goes on to say, “‘I can’t help but think that Erich von Däniken had been right all this time and that most of these myths of magical artefacts given by the gods to a very restricted group of individuals in ancient civilizations were high-tech devices similar to what we have today.”
While historians in the description for the sculpture that’s on display at the J. Paul Getty Museum in Malibu, California call it a “shallow chest held by a servant girl on this funerary” conspiracy theorists suggest otherwise.
They say its proof that time travellers visited the Ancient Greeks and gave them laptops and says it’s too shallow for a jewellery box.
But people refute that by saying if it isn’t a case for jewellery it’s probably a wax tablet, a wax-coated object that the Greeks wrote on with a stylus or pen (see below).
“But what about the port holes?” cry the conspiracy theorists? Well, maybe they’re just holes that were made to affix something?
What do you think, is this proof of time travel or just a chest with some holes in? I think we all know the right answer.
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Three-Fingered Mummies Found In Peru Look Like Humans But May Be Aliens. Or Are They Fake?
“We have lots of evidence that sets us on the path to prove that this is real.”
Professor Konstantin Korotkov, from the Russian National Research University, said the supposedly ancient remains had human-like features but were not homo sapiens*.
Prof Korotkov has examined mummies found by researchers in Nazca, Peru, which date back as far as 6500 years.
He told Sputnik News: “Each of the little mummies has two arms, two legs, a head, a pair of eyes and a mouth.
“Their DNA features 23 pairs of chromosomes*, just like we have.
“All the four of them are males, each with a Y-chromosome.
“They appear human but they are not.”
Another skeletal* specialist, Dr Edson Vivanco, has also concluded the remains are of “non-human beings”, the Daily Express reported.
While the strange three-fingered and three-toed corpses have been branded fake by other scientists, Dr Vivanco said: “There are lots of details that indicate that the bodies are real.
“To recreate a skull with these characteristics is a very difficult task.”
The scientist insists if they were fake, he would be the “first to say and report it”.
Footage of a so-called mummified alien was released in June last year in the ancient city of Nazca, Peru.
The site claims the body was dug up during an excavation of mysterious caves.
Sceptical* viewers pointed out the “corpse” looks like it is a half-finished cardboard creation.
One viewer commented: “Something seems off. The corpse looks like it was made of plaster.”
Scientists are debating if the mummies are real or fake.
X-rays show a skeletal system similar to humans.
Dr Vivanco rejected the non-believers saying: “Right now, we are studying the evidence. And so far, we haven’t found anything to say it is a fraud*, or that the bodies have been modified or altered in any way.
“We have lots of evidence that sets us on the path to prove that this is real.”