There ain’t nobody in the world who isn’t amazed by the magnificence and the mysteries of the Great Pyramid of Giza. It is amazing from every perspective. Not only it is stunning because of its rich history but also because of its size and the fact that it was constructed thousands of years ago where there were no mechanical systems or heavy machines to help workers build such an enthralling structure.
Being one of the Seven Wonders, the Great Pyramid has always attracted experts to find out as much information about it as possible. Check out what they have recently discovered.
#1. Transporting The Blocks.
The question that has always amazed not only scientists but also all other people is how such enormous blocks the Pyramid is made of were transported to the construction site. In order to find that out, experts examined a papyrus that was discovered.
#2. The Theories.
Some theories suggest that the stone blocks, as well as other necessary material, used to be transported across the River Nile in boats made of wood.
#3. Channel System.
In order to unload the material at the construction site, many channels were built in the vicinity of the Pyramid.
#4. Modifications To The Area.
Certain adaptations of the terrain had to be performed and enormous dams were made and opened in order to modify the course of the River Nile.
#5. The Channels.
Scientists believe that the channels were essential for the building of the Pyramid. It is assumed that the workers transported even 2.3 million stone blocks with the use of the boats.