Atlantis: Real or Not?

609 Words Jan 26th, 2018 2 Pages
Atlantis is the beautiful sunken city filled with new discoveries and exciting inventions. Have you ever wondered of the existence of this phenomenal city? Atlantis is just a myth. There is no proof or evidence of this amazing city. Atlantis is just the Utopian dream Plato wanted to show. The sunken city of Atlantis is just a story.

Plato told a story about the City of Atlantis around 360 B.C. The founders of the lost City of Atlantis were half god and half human. They established a utopian civilization and it became a great aquatic power. Their home was made up of concentric islands separated by wide moats and linked by a canal that penetrated to the center. These beautiful islands were filled with all different types of objects. Some of these objects were gold, silver, and other extravagant metals. This island had a rare type of exotic wildlife. Near this city was a fantastic capital city in the central island. Different parts of this lost city are said to be located somewhere in the Mediterranean, off the coast of Spain, even under what is now Antarctica. "Pick a spot on the map, and someone has said that Atlantis was there," says Charles Orser, curator of history at the New York State Museum in Albany. Said by this man, Atlantis could be anywhere. A U.S. research team thought they found the location of the “City of Atlantis.” The last time Atlantis was originally “seen” was when it was believably…

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