Following this statement, one of its top government officials Egypt invited Elon Musk to see the ancient pyramids in person, after its CEO Tesla claimed that these historically sights were built by aliens.
«I watch your work with great admiration,"He wrote at Twitter η Al-Mashat on Saturday. «I call you and her SpaceX explore the texts on how the pyramids were built and also see the tombs of the builders.»
«Mr Musk, we are waiting for you.»
Elon Musk responded later, with a link to a BBC article detailing the lives of the people who built the pyramids, saying:
«This BBC article provides a logical summary of how it was done. "
But his previous tweet prompted more than one public figure to speak in Egypt.
Ο Zahi Hawass, an Egyptian archaeologist who discovered pyramid tombs in Giza, said Musk's argument was a "complete illusion", according to the BBC.
«I found the tombs of the builders of the pyramids, who tell everyone that the builders of the pyramids are Egyptians and were not slaves", Said Hawass, according to EgyptToday.
The Great Pyramid of Giza is one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. It exceeds 137 meters in height, and remains largely intact.
The idea that the aliens built the pyramids is part of the unfounded "theory ancient-astronauts, Which claims that intelligent alien beings visited Earth in prehistoric times and built historical landmarks.