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Google Earth Leads to Another Important Discovery – 400 Ancient Structures

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Google Earth has exceeded everyone’s expectations. The program was supposed to be a simple one that could help users get directions or take a look at a location for their upcoming holiday. However, it appears that some people have been using Google Earth for higher purposes.

In the past the program has helped researchers make some important discoveries and it appears that things won’t stop there. A while ago, Google Earth imagery was used to determine some vital information about the forests of the planet. Now, another important discovery was made thanks to the help of satellite imagery, and this time it is an archaeological one.

Mysterious gates found in the Saudi Arabia

Google Earth became an important tool for Prof David Kennedy from the University of Western Australia. He used it in order to analyse the deserts of Saudi Arabia, and what he discovered baffled everyone. It appears that there are some ancient structures, and the professor managed to identify 400.

While no one knows anything exactly, the structures were probably built between 2,000 and 9,000 years ago. This means that researchers have a lot to discover about the populations that have lived in that region.

Kennedy published his findings in a paper that appeared in the journal Arabian Archaeology and Epigraphy. “I refer to them as gates because when you view them from above, they look like a simple field gate lying flat, two upright posts on the sides, connected by one or more long bars,” he declared.

Kennedy explains that this area has been researched for 40 years but nothing was discovered until now. “They don’t look like structures where people would have lived nor do they look like animal traps or for disposing of dead bodies. It’s a mystery as to what their purpose would have been,” he added.

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dibatag

Long before Islam

Bert Jimenez

Tracks left by shuttles going back and forth to the mother ship?

Bill

Maybe Sitchen was right about the Anunnaki? This strikes me as the type of achealogical evidence he would have published in one of his many books supporting the theory of a high tech space fairing civilization coming to Earth many years ago. Landing runways perhaps..?! any chance the coordinates can be published in the comments here so wacky curious people like me can easily find these gates on google earth? Thanks!

timothy Sillett

I believe that I have found and unknown Impact crater using google Earth that is .22 miles across in Arizona but I cannot get anyone to look at it let alone too dispel it, I often wonder who`s butt you must kiss to get the attention that this site needs? some guy found a smaller one in Australia tried typing him to find out how he did it but no success so if interested in looking at it go to (34.22`21.86 n X 111.35.33.12 W,) check it out I have been to this site twice it looks like a smaller… Read more »