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    Atlantipedia will be wound down in 2023. After nearly twenty years compiling Atlantipedia on my own, and as I am now approaching my 80th birthday, I have decided to cut back on the time I dedicate to compiling this website. An orderly conclusion rather than an enforced one is always preferable, before the Grim Reaper […]Read More »
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    Joining The Dots

    I have now published my new book, Joining The Dots, which offers a fresh look at the Atlantis mystery. I have addressed the critical questions of when, where and who, using Plato’s own words, tempered with some critical thinking and a modicum of common sense.Read More »
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Hooke, Robert

Robert Hooke (1635-1703) was an English polymath, who at one time was an assistant to Robert Boyle, the first modern chemist. His Cutlerian Lectures to the Royal Society were published posthumously in 1705 [1764]+. In his Discourse of Earthquakes, he frequently mentions Atlantis, about which he was sympathetic to its existence, placing it in the Atlantic, with islands such as the Canaries as its remnants.

 

[1764]+ https://archive.org/details/b30454621_0001