Hirbat Midras, in Adullam Grove Nature Reserve in Israel, part of what geologist Dr. Alexander Koltypin hypothesizes to be a massive complex of prehistoric underground structures stretching across the Mediterranean.

Is This a Huge Million-Year-Old, Man-Made Underground Complex?

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An entrance to the underground at Hurvat Burgin in Adullam Grove Nature Reserve in Israel.

An entrance to the underground at Hurvat Burgin in Adullam Grove Nature Reserve in Israel. (Courtesy of Alexander Koltypin)

An entrance to the underground at Hurvat Burgin in Adullam Grove Nature Reserve in Israel.

An entrance to the underground at Hurvat Burgin in Adullam Grove Nature Reserve in Israel. (Courtesy of Alexander Koltypin)

The megalithic constructions seem to surpass the technological capabilities of the civilizations conventionally thought to have built them, Koltypin said. For example, it remains a mystery how the 800-ton megaliths in Baalbek , Lebanon, were transported from a quarry to their present location.

A megalith at Baalbek.

A megalith at Baalbek. ( CC BY-SA 3.0 )

The stones fit together perfectly in some parts without cement, and the ceilings, columns, arches, gates, and other elements seem beyond the work of men with chisels, Koltypin said. The chisel marks usually said to show they were built in more recent times occur only in some parts of the structures and seem to have been etched there long after the original structures were built, he said.

He noted that structures built on or near the sites by the Romans or other civilizations are comparatively primitive.

It is within a context of other findings suggesting advanced prehistoric civilizations that Koltypin puts forth his hypothesis.

Mysterious ancient tracks dissect the landscape in the Phrygian Valley of Turkey. What is the truth about who made these tracks, and how?

Mysterious ancient tracks dissect the landscape in the Phrygian Valley of Turkey. What is the truth about who made these tracks, and how? (Courtesy of Alexander Koltypin)

For example, he has studied ancient ruts that crisscross the Phrygian Valley of Turkey and inferred that they are tracks of “unknown antediluvian all-terrain vehicles” petrified in the stone from millions of years ago.

Traditional legends often dismissed as myth also tell of prehistoric civilizations in the region.

Featured image: Hirbat Midras, in Adullam Grove Nature Reserve in Israel, part of what geologist Dr. Alexander Koltypin hypothesizes to be a massive complex of prehistoric underground structures stretching across the Mediterranean. (Courtesy of Alexander Koltypin)

The article ‘ Is This a Huge Million-Year-Old, Man-Made Underground Complex? ’ by Tara MacIsaac was originally published on Theepochtimes and has been republished under a Creative Commons license.

Comments

The more I hear and see about complex artifacts the more I'm convinced that there were several human civilisation's before us, what if the K2 boundry was the result of a global nuclear war (like the one coming if clinton get's into the whitehouse). I have no doubt there will be a lot of negative comment's about this post BUT nobody really knows for sure

If there were dinasours roaming the earth a tunnel network would be a handy thing

Ancient aliens,the "gods" effects on establishing religions.

Thanks for this. There's erosion and then there's catastrophic erosion. If - as many suggest - these tunnel systems were constructed for shelter from various cosmic events, then the 'eroded' openings are likely to be much younger than 1,000,000 years. As LaViolette etc surmise, a date closer to 30,000 bpe is more likely for these and similar constructuons around the globe.
Keep up the Great Work!

I always thought humanity must be a lot older than anthropologists believe. To say modern man appeared 80,000 or so years ago seems too recent and I think half a million to a million years ago is more likely. Evolution couldn't have changed us from ape-man to modern man in such a short time, surely? In that time it could doubtless change skin color, muscle build, height etc, but not our whole form.

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