Category: Week 5

Week 5 – Traveling Atlantis

Atlantis: the most adventurous city to ever be relocated multiple times throughout the world. It really is a traveling city. The video on Atlantis for this week appears to have been aired in 2006 and has somewhat convincing archaeological evidence….

Blog-Week 5

The documentary “Atlantis: The Lost World” compares a hilltop city on the island of Crete to Plato’s stories of Atlantis. The video describes the architecture ‘vibing’ well with nature, as Plato’s stories told. The palatial city is impressive architecture-wise and…

Week 5 Blog Post – Atlantis

Atlantis has fascinated the hearts and minds of man ever since “egyptomania” swept through the United States. Since then there has been a desperate race to prove the existence of Atlantis by all means, invading every facet of society even…

Week 5 – Atlantis

Atlantis is believed to be a lost city that was extremely advanced for its time. Plato described this city in one of his writings, and wrote of it being destroyed in one day. People have been attempting to find this…

Week 5

There is abundant archaeological evidence that claims to solve the lost city of Atlantis. A group of researchers has recently proposed that Atlantis existed in Southern Spain near the coast of Gibraltar (http://www.nbcnews.com/id/42072469/ns/technology_and_science-science/t/lost-city-atlantis-believed-found-spain/#.UfmsYVKo2QE). This research team believes that the city…

Blog 5: False Atlanti

Plato’s tale of Atlantis is tantalizing and has led many archeologists to search for its true location. Sadly, while claims have been made that Atlantis existed anywhere from Cuba to Spain, we still do not have conclusive evidence to link…

Week 5

The city of Atlantis has captured the minds and curiosity of people all over the world. Disney has released their own interpretation of Atlantis to entice the younger generation. Not too long ago, I took a ride at Sea World…

Week 5 Atlantis

Atlantis… is it a lost city of legend, a lost city of myths, or was it once a very real Greek city as captured and recorded for history by the ancient philosopher Plato? Who… in his written descriptive account of…

Week 5- Atlantis

From the articles I have read, it seems that Atlantis was nothing like the Disney version I watched when I was a kid. According to some it was a civilization of horribly corrupt and morally depraved individuals who got what they…

Atlantis Theories

I have found two “theories” that make the argument that Atlantis was a real place; both believe they have found enough archaeological evidence to substantiate their claim. Regarding the first theory, Richard Freund, a professor at Hartford University, and his…