Sunken city in Cuba

What Happened to the Sunken City of Cuba?

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If we assume that he is right and that these stone structures do not reflect an ancient submerged city but are simply products of nature, then surely geologists and other scientists would be quick to jump on the finding and investigate what freakish event of nature caused such peculiar formations.  Strangely, however, there have been no reported follow-up investigations and news outlets have gone deathly silent on the matter. What happened to all the promises from the government, national museum, National Geographic, and other scientists to carry out further surveys?

The quick dismissal of the story has led some to question whether there has been a suppression of information regarding the finding. However, Fitzpatrick-Matthews claims the story simply went cold and that in the end experts were not convinced that Zelitsky had really discovered a sunken city.

Featured image: Reconstructed Image taken from the sonar scan of the sea floor off the coast of Cuba.

References:

Bauza, Vanessa (Oct 27, 2002).  "Submerged Cuban Ruins May Be Manmade, Experts Say" Daily News, Bowling Green, Kentucky . Retrieved 3 October 2012.

Evans, Marcel (2012). ‘Lost city’ found beneath Cuban waters. Costa Rica Star

Fitzpatrick-Matthews, Keith. (2012) An underwater city west of Cuba , Bad Archaeology

Handwerk, Brian., New Underwater Finds Raise Questions About Flood Myths, National Geographic News, May 28, 2002.

Lost city' found beneath Cuban waters, BBC News, 7 December 2001.

By April Holloway

Comments

The article makes no mention of the size of the "city". What's the scale on the picture?

I think the whole content of the article is people saying they aren't sure what it is. How can you get to the truth without discussing the possibilities and the plus and negatives to the likelihood of each of those possibilities.

Why is it that some people automatically jump to the most fantastical conclusions and don't consider the more mundane explanations when confronted with something that isn't yet well explained. It's always some fantastic story about aliens or some ancient civilisations with technology compareable to todays as explanations for the unknown on this website.

SO True. You have to search to find the truth about humanity's past AND apply some common sense.

Very nice answer. Then again the internet is full with arrogant and ignorant military atheists.They just don't realize that they are not much different than the extreme religious fanatic. Truly intelligent people like yourself are open minded.

Actually, it's agreed that an exodus did occur but on a smaller scale. Also, much of the old testament post-genesis is based on historical fact such as the historic kingdoms of Israel and Judea and their various wars.

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