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Secret of the pyramid of Cheops are no longer secret

April 3 2007
05:55

Scientists around the world a long time to unravel the mystery of how the ancient Egyptians were able to raise to great heights stone blocks weighing 2.5 tons each. Jean-Pierre trouble with studying this issue for eight years. He denied one of the most popular versions, according to which, for the construction of the pyramid used external oblique ramp.

According to the scientist, this design was to be found inside the pyramid. According to trouble with the Egyptians first built the external oblique ramp for construction of the first 43 meters of the pyramid, and then built a chute inside the pyramid, with the help of which were lined up another 136 meters, wrote The Independent.

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