Do ancient alien theorists ever say no?

I am not sure if I am answering this correctly because I am not quite sure of the question. I think you are asking if an alien theorist will ever say no there are no aliens. If that is the case I do not believe they ever will, and since you are reading this then the

Why were the ancient people more predisposed to believe in miracles than us?

I wouldn't say that the ancient people would have been more predisposed to believe in miracles than people nowadays are. Even now there are a very large number of people who believe in horoscopes, mediums calling spirits, fortune tellers etc, that are essentially the same as in

Is the 'ancient aliens theory' more than entertainment?

It's my subjective opinion. I think the Ancient Aliens series raises some very valid points about advancements made by mankind that seem way ahead of technology available at the time. I disagree with a lot of the connections they make to draw conclusions.I think many people can't grasp the fact a

How are modern Egyptians related to ancient Egyptians?

By and large you don't descend from one or the other - the vast majority of modern Egyptians would have some blood from the invading Arabs and some blood from the native stock of the country. But there have been numerous studies done here, and it seems like the invasions account for less than 10% of

Does Ancient aliens seem demeaning to humans since it assumes most leaps in technology are due to interaction with ETs?

What kind of crazy aliens would come to a planet to teach people how to build a pyramid but not complex algebra, advanced physics or kinematics. Ancient civilizations recorded everything in hieroglyphs-yet they recorded nothing of space fairing aliens!Aliens never came.

Where is Rome?

In Italy.Even strangers can find it there sometimes.LGHH

What's the oldest language known to mankind?

One can't answer this question without defining

How did the ancient Egyptians disappear?

Original question: How did the Egyptians disappear?We didn't disappear, we're still here! 91 million Egyptians alive and kicking.But if you mean how did the ANCIENT Egyptians disappear, well, they were invaded by the Persians in the 6th century BC, when the last Pharaoh Psamatik III was killed in

What real proof is there of advanced ancient civilizations?

It depends what you mean by advanced? If it's harnessing the atom to produce power, a jet engine, or light bulbs then NO.This said some ancients technology seems to be rather good and in some cases cannot be explained. Some unknown are how were the casing stones of the pyramids

Does Ancient Alien Astronaut theory make more sense than religion?

Firstly, the Ancient Alien Theory is a very interesting idea.  If you've only taken a look at the show, I'm not surprised at all that most people dismiss it.  If you want to do some solid research on it, like I have (though I admit, I haven't finished and there is

Did Rome Empire ever contact with China?

No.Rome and China knew about one another. Or, at least, each one knew that there was another large empire across the great expanse of what we now know as Eurasia, even if they were sparse on further details. Rome knew China

Were there autistic people in ancient times?

I would assume since it's genetic and inherited its prevelance today would say it's existed for century's Socrates Unknown whether he had it or not Was a socially aloof fool who wandered the streets educating anyone who passed whether they wanted to know or not I

Were ancient people more advanced than today's people?

Each stage of human history had its pros and cons but they are not comparable in absolute terms. If we single out just one achievement of a historical period without considering other aspects we might be drawing wrong conclusions.For instance, Greeks and then Romans constituted formidable schools of

Why was Rome ruthless?

An entertaining question but I doubt if there is a very useful answer to be found outside sociology or philosophy of the human condition. You might just as well ask why Russia or the United States are ruthless nowadays. Man

Did the ancients consider apes a kind of humans?

I don't know how earlier ancient people in Europe and the Mediterreanean saw apes and monkeys, but I know Saint Augustine, who lived in the fourth century AD, considered at least monkeys to be animal and not human. It was in The City of God, there he discussed the borders of humanity,

What in history does this picture indicate?

Short Answer:- Trade routes.Long answer:- First things first. It's a medieval carving, not an 'Ancient Indian' one. Medieval India is not the same as Muslim India. It took more than 800 years of constant warfare for a Muslim state to conquer Orissa- & we were independent again within a few decades.

When did humans start keeping snakes as pets?

Snakes are found in cultures and religions that have spanned the globe since time immemorial and have had myriad meanings or significance. Some scholars of Ancient Greece and Ancient Rome (which existed in different time periods B.C.E.) have suggested that people kept snakes as pets or in the household for vermin

Have alien bodies, ruins, ancient civilizations been found in Antarctica?

As an alumnus of Miskatonic University, we don't like to talk about what the Pabodie Expedition discovered down there in 1931. The whole thing was such an embarrassment that the only account of it is a rather fantastic story by a certain Mr. Lovecraft of Providence RI. There they were doing important meteorological and geological research, and

What if the Roman Empire had never risen?

So basically Rome stays just a backwards tribe? They never expand at all?The Carthaginian Empire would have found only one rival, the Hellenics. and maybe china later on.In that case their trade empire would have spread both to the Northern tribes, but also south to Africa. Their influence would spread out. and since they didn't believe in conquest by

Were the ancient Egyptians Negroid?

Physically, they were indistinguishable from Africans who were enslaved and then called

What made Rome great?

Rome was great for a multitude of reasons, with the foremost being that it still has an effect on us in some for today, and it's longevity which makes it stand out from so many other empires. I'm going to break this down into different ideas to make it easy to understand and follow along:Roman

Did the ancients consider apes a kind of humans?

I don't know how earlier ancient people in Europe and the Mediterreanean saw apes and monkeys, but I know Saint Augustine, who lived in the fourth century AD, considered at least monkeys to be animal and not human. It was in The City of God, there he discussed the borders of humanity,

What is the oldest species on earth?

Unfortunately I cannot answer. Probably some shark, or a small grove of trees that is about to be felled. None of the living species are more than a few million years old.A quick search returns this: Top 10 Oldest Animal Species On Earth -

Is the 'ancient aliens theory' more than entertainment?

It's my subjective opinion. I think the Ancient Aliens series raises some very valid points about advancements made by mankind that seem way ahead of technology available at the time. I disagree with a lot of the connections they make to draw conclusions.I think many people can't grasp the fact a

What did our ancient ancestors think those lights in the sky were? Today they're known to us as 'stars.'

They've always been known as stars (if by different names). It just wasn't known (or at least widely accepted) to the ancients that stars were large, fiery masses out at incomprehensible distances. This was in part due to popular misconceptions and models about the nature of the Universe that wouldn't

Were people more gullible in the past?

No. People have always been and remain gullible. It is the nature of mankind that we are easily led and trusting. That is why people allow themselves to be conned cheated and taken advantage of.

Why was Rome ruthless?

An entertaining question but I doubt if there is a very useful answer to be found outside sociology or philosophy of the human condition. You might just as well ask why Russia or the United States are ruthless nowadays. Man

Was Ancient Rome great? If it was, why?

I'm going to assume that you are talking about the Roman Empire, Ancient Rome wasn't great it was EPIC for a multitude of reasons,The Roman civilisation lasted 2000 ish years from the founding of Rome in 700 bc to the fall of the eastern Roman Empire

Did ancient people believe in aliens?

Depends entirely on how you define aliens.If you mean ancient alien astgronauts, I would say no.If you mean being appearing and disappearing like aliens (both grey ones and others) do today, I would say yes, and the standard pagan words for them were gods for the higher ones, daemons

Did ancient Egyptians look like modern Egyptians or what are their differences?

The reason this questions is asked repeatedly and answered repeatedly - despite Quora's claim to eliminate redundant questions - is due to cognitive dissonance from those who have imagined a white Kemet that never was.They resembled indigenous Africans - who are entirely black people;

Who were the Aryans mentioned in the ancient Hindu scriptures?

There are lots of misconceptions about the definition of arya, because its intrinsic meaning indicates a person who is civilised as compared to anarya, non-civilised. The aryas mentioned in shastra are the people who chose to live according to culture

Do the Quimbaya artifacts really represent aeroplanes?

the pre-columbian Quimbaya culture believed to live in South America (300 to 1550 CE) are best known for their precise gold and metalwork. The majority of gold pieces discovered are made with a tumbaga alloy with 30% copper, very similar

Is there any proof of aliens found in artifacts from ancient civilizations?

Original Question: Is there any proof of aliens found in artifacts from ancient civilizations?No, none whatsoever.There's a huge amount of conjecture and wishful thinking, totally unsupported by any form of credible evidence, that some ancient artefacts and structures have alien origins, usually by those who want to believe in fiction rather than fact, but in reality such a belief

Should I learn Ancient Egyptian?

Should I learn Ancient Egyptian?There's really only 3 reasons to learn an ancient, dead language... You're an archaeologist, historian or similar field, which requires understanding that language.  You're a museum curator, or something similar, which requires translating texts from an ancient language.You're a history nerd who likes to

What real proof is there of advanced ancient civilizations?

It depends what you mean by advanced? If it's harnessing the atom to produce power, a jet engine, or light bulbs then NO.This said some ancients technology seems to be rather good and in some cases cannot be explained. Some unknown are how were the casing stones of the pyramids

What's the oldest language known to mankind?

One can't answer this question without defining

Who is the greatest scientist in the Ancient Times?

I would say that Archimedes is the best scientist in the Ancient Times. I chose him because he is considered the greatest mathematician ever and without maths, our lives would probably be more difficult. He also anticipated modern calculus and analysis by applying concepts of infinitesimals, and the method of exhaustion to derive and rigorously prove a range

What are some ancient Roman artifacts?

This is a question with an almost infinite number of answers because ancient Roman artefacts are being unearthed, discovered, and found under the sea in countries from a Britain, up to Germany, down to Northern Africa and across to Iran.Artefacts could be small things like coins, bearing the stamp of Consuls in the Republican era,

If ancient aliens visited Earth, who were they, and where did they come from?

Yes there were ancient aliens and used to live in American societies and frequently used to visit Earth Because at that time America was out of the Universe, we are living in.Bloody Asshole Americans!!!When they have nothing to do they just star to misguiding the world with their bullshit crap. But rest

Did Rome create anything?

This is interesting...

Are there any books on ancient aliens?

You can start with Erich von Däniken's Chariots of the Gods, from 1968, and go on from there. But you must also read the Wikipedia article on his factual errors. Of which there are many.Even as a scientist,

What happened to ancient Egyptians?

The Ancient Egyptians died and only their descendants (modern Egyptians) remain.the real death of Ancient Egypt tho was the mass conversion to Christianity which led the newly Egyptian converts to view their Ancient culture as paganism.later the Arab invasion and the mass conversion

Why were the ancient people more predisposed to believe in miracles than us?

I wouldn't say that the ancient people would have been more predisposed to believe in miracles than people nowadays are. Even now there are a very large number of people who believe in horoscopes, mediums calling spirits, fortune tellers etc, that are essentially the same as in

What are some odd things archaeologists have found?

We all know magic wands, from Harry Potter & company, but ever seen a real one?

What is the legacy of ancient Rome to modern civilization in the U.S.?

Rome's legacy is huge, including but not limited to our ideas of law, art, and warfare. (please comment more if you think of them).Law:The idea of a trial by jury is Roman in origin. It was not a jury of one's peers, but a jury of nobles.