Flying Pyramids: Soaring Stones
- Rated NR
- Genre: Special Interest-Documentary
- Release Date: 6/29/2010
For millennia the Great Pyramids have stood as sentinels of the past marking the graves of many celebrated Egyptian rulers. As they studied these colossal monuments generations of engineers have been taunted by one question: how did the ancient Egyptians manage to raise such massive structures? While theories about ropes ramps ingenuity and brute force abound no definitive answer to this enigma exists. Now an extraordinary new theory is being considered. In this eye-opening program head into the Egyptian desert with a team of researchers as they test out the radical idea that the ancients may have put their nautical skills to work while building the pyramids harnessing the power of the wind to lift the heavy stones into the sky. Featuring expert insights from historians scientists and engineers and astonishing demonstrations of ancient feats FLYING PYRAMIDS: SOARING STONES is a captivating look into this controversial new theory.
|Run Time:||50 minutes|