Legends Summarized: Atlantis

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Don't get TOO excited, Plato's pretty dry.
Eh? Eh? Geddit? But seriously.
(Won't it be fun if the conspiracy algorithms pick this one up?)
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Ajax_Stormwing
Ajax_Stormwing - преди 11 часа
Atlantis from Stargate Atlantis still winds up being about war. Specifically, it seems to *really* heavily imply that the Ancients were pretty decadent, and, in spite of their "LOLZ, Git Gud, NEWBS!" level of technology, were UTTERLY shit at doing the war thing.
Actually, they were pretty shit at dealing with ANY serious conflict. Ran the fuck away from the Ori. Ran the fuck away from a plague in the Milky Way. Ran the fuck away from the Wraith in the Pegasus galaxy. Finally, they cap their illustrious career of running away with their last, best party trick, and run the fuck away from this dimension by Ascending, and then solemnly swearing to do jack-all with their relatively godlike powers.
XSci-FreakX
XSci-FreakX - преди 19 часа
Weren't ancient ship designs and naval techniques incapable of navigating the open Atlantic? Could that be what Plato meant? Some explanation for why sailing into the open ocean was so difficult? If the rest of the myth is an allegory, it feels like we shouldn't take the muddy shoal part so literally either.
Isnogood12
Isnogood12 - преди ден
The ruins of Atlantis still exists. Check out "Eye of Sahara". It used to be a water city but then Nile shifted and Atlantis dried up. Fun bit: Plato's description of Atlantis fits the ruins of Eye of Sahara perfectly.
joi_is _love333
joi_is _love333 - преди 2 дни
A dude who sitting on his ass making up shit, and people still believe that charlatan.
Countess Elizabeth
Countess Elizabeth - преди 2 дни
love the "dig boys" from Pocahontas you tossed in there 💪😂😂
Steel
Steel - преди 4 дни
They actually found real Orichalcum, the problem is that there's only like 20 ingots and they're still trying to decide if it's worth melting one down to see what it's made of.
Anthony valdez God form
Anthony valdez God form - преди 5 дни
This was the first vid I ever saw of you guys
Ivan Barreras
Ivan Barreras - преди 5 дни
Google platos description and how it lines up exactly with the size and geographical description of the richat structure. It was probably there.
onthehuntshooky45
onthehuntshooky45 - преди 6 дни
Blue, if you don't watch Aquaman I'm burning all your copies of every ancient text you have.
Rosemarie Gayanelo
Rosemarie Gayanelo - преди 6 дни
What's the background music starting at 1:36 ?
Awesome Wells
Awesome Wells - преди 6 дни
Gobekli Tepe was exactly at the time Plato's Atlantis existed.... 9000+ years ago. That's inland but that's definitely a civilisation. Also, you seem to be forgetting that just bc Greece is ancient history to us, that at the time of Plato that obviously had ancient history too. And for a fact there were civilisations that were established by then, so they were hardly "banging rocks" and it's insulting to say that prior to an agricultural revolution we had no culture. I'm not saying i believe in Atlantis per se, but it's not an insane idea. It is just a story, imo. But they weren't all idiots 10 or 20 or 100 thousand years ago.
João Miguel Azoia
João Miguel Azoia - преди 7 дни
REd: "bigger than spain"
Portuguese: "... is she forgetting about us, or is she talking about spain, like the country, not the peninsula?"
Annie Animations
Annie Animations - преди 7 дни
What if Hawaii was Atlantis just smaller, or it once was big, but because of the volcanos it broke apart and sunk?
I like this thought.
The World Needs Change
The World Needs Change - преди 8 дни
1:28 Aww... I was about to start a Cthulhu chant. *Sad Cthulhu sounds.
Shane Gallagher
Shane Gallagher - преди 8 дни
Hopefully more sea will come and sink England but keep Ireland, Wales & Scotland, well maybe small parts of Ireland like the North.
Shane Gallagher
Shane Gallagher - преди 8 дни
Today's Atlantis is the USA. An extremely wealthy Empire nation, very corrupt leaders, very violent people & a very imperialist military that goes around the world bullying other countries, 9/11 was like a warning strike from the God's for their society to be less evil, the next strike will probably be like a nuclear strike to destroy it's evil people.
Bonniebelle Kalos
Bonniebelle Kalos - преди 8 дни
About your comment that there was a mud barrier so that the Mediterranean couldn't flow out into the Atlantic Ocean. At one time Bible scholars thought it was the flood that left the whole area from north of the Black Sea and down to Central Africa. There was a mud wall that separated the area from the Atlantic. As the waters receded the area became the Mediterranean Sea . Archaeologists have found hundreds if not thousands of towns under water. These towns would have been pre-flood occupations. Eventually the mud wall did collapse and made the Strait of Gibraltar. In West Africa there is an anomaly called the eye of Africa. It is a candidate in being Atlantis. This shows there was once water in the area. the Sahara was green many times so there had to be a water source in what was is now desert. Anyway your comment about a mud wall was right but you thought it was wrong. Do the research. It is fascinating.
Merritt Animation
Merritt Animation - преди 2 дни
You're conflating several very different events together. While there was a rapid flooding of the Mediterranean Sea and the Black Sea, the latter was over 7,000 years ago (and the was water in it already, the sea level just rose) while the former as 5.3 million years ago, before even the earliest human ancestors existed. And the green Sahara was because of an increase in rainfall for a few thousand years, not because in was covered in salt water or something.
Jocelynn STACHE
Jocelynn STACHE - преди 9 дни
BLUE IS A BABY!! is he afraid of fish??!!
Kasyu
Kasyu - преди 9 дни
blue should play subnautica
CelestialAnamoly
CelestialAnamoly - преди 10 дни
So THAT'S why Age of Mythology puts Atlantis out past Spain!
But then the Titans expansion put in "That other Atlantis"...
Kastor is the worst in that story.
Brajan Frant
Brajan Frant - преди 10 дни
Anyone knows the music that starts at 6:34 ?
Laurana Speer
Laurana Speer - преди 9 дни
I think it might be Going Under by Evanescence. That's what I got when I put the lyrics into Google, which you can do to find the name of a song.
Julian Wilson
Julian Wilson - преди 10 дни
Do you relish in the death of enthusiasm and joy or something? Just cuz Plato is an unreliable narrator doesn't mean that Atlantis never existed. If all factors aren't known then any reality is equally plausible. You should give optimism a shot
Julian Wilson
Julian Wilson - преди 2 дни
@Merritt Animation if all factors are not known then any plausible situation can be equally likely. Humanity is ancient and much of our history of shrouded in mystery due to loss of records. Maybe there was an Atlantis way before Plato's time and his 20th hand information was corrupted. It makes no sense to definitively write off Atlantis. We used to think jungles were dumb empty places until we discovered pyramids in them.
Merritt Animation
Merritt Animation - преди 2 дни
If the only guy that mentions has a habit of using allegories and fables to explain his ideas (The Ring of Gyges and the Allegory of the Cave for example) along with absence of any concrete evidence physical or otherwise outside of it it's safe to say it was at best an exaggeration of any number of past events. If we're just using optimism we would say that love exists because humans used to be double bodied androgynous monsters before the gods split us all in half just because Plato briefly mentioned it.
Austin Wolfley
Austin Wolfley - преди 11 дни
What's that show at 8:57?
NamesNetworkNick
NamesNetworkNick - преди 11 дни
America is Atlantis confirmed!
Origami Onigiri
Origami Onigiri - преди 11 дни
Same! When I saw the Lovecraft book in Aquaman I was like, "How could they not have used Shadow over Innsmouth?!? Why would you bother to put such an on-theme detail and completely miss the most incredibly obvious choice?!"
Gabriella Ligman
Gabriella Ligman - преди 12 дни
Finally finally someone who knows about stargate
Phillip Mele
Phillip Mele - преди 13 дни
Atlantis is the go-to for hubris metaphors, and Lemuria is the go-to for jackanapes who want to one-up people who use Atlantis.
Merritt Animation
Merritt Animation - преди 2 дни
And an interesting explanation for why primates are so similar around the Indian Ocean before they figured out plate tectonics.
Joshua Gardner
Joshua Gardner - преди 13 дни
Just want to mention that Numenor is Atlantis.
Lahly Bird
Lahly Bird - преди 14 дни
So.
America is adlantis,
It's ruled beyond the titan who holds up the sky.
and.
it was invented by play-doe
Justin Abramson
Justin Abramson - преди 15 дни
Just because you haven't found evidence of the records Solon translated from doesn't mean they didn't exist. I don't know if Atlantis ever existed but this is not evidence against it. This is nitpicking for the purpose of damaging the materials credibility.
EnderBorn
EnderBorn - преди 15 дни
temaius and cretius huh *egyptian noises*
Chloé Foglia élève
Chloé Foglia élève - преди 16 дни
10:11 quoting Kenobi, I see.
thefantasticjames
thefantasticjames - преди 17 дни
How about a thing on the origins of Baphomet?
Ianna Alexis
Ianna Alexis - преди 17 дни
This is completely unrelated to this vid but please make a persephone vid ok cool I love your work
Geo Leo
Geo Leo - преди 17 дни
*_"I think EVERYONE loves Atlantis!"_* Not me, sister... Terribly annoying to find, overrated considering the lack of room service (not even a FOUR STARS rating, for Christ's sake) and its dampness would make my hair all frizzy.
Plus, I don't wanna end up like *ECCO the dolphin!*
bfire227
bfire227 - преди 18 дни
That muted Toto Africa tho
Atlas Shelher
Atlas Shelher - преди 19 дни
haha....doggerland
ThrashCat 666
ThrashCat 666 - преди 20 дни
I had trouble watching aqua man the sea scares me
Lil’ForestWitch Raven
Lil’ForestWitch Raven - преди 21 ден
Me: learns England is basically Atlantis
Also me: IM FROM ATLANTISSS!!!! IMA FISH DWELLING B*TCH FROM A MAGICAL UNDERSEA LANDMARK!!!!!
Also also me: I-I’m afraid of deep ocean...
freerunAR
freerunAR - преди 21 ден
Your Evanescence cover was great, where can i find it?
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