Was there once a magnificent city that sank beneath the waves? Maybe! Maybe not! What could the real story have been?
In about 6500BC, the Black Sea doubled in size within about a year so a lot of small towns had to be abandoned
Maybe this got exaggerated over the years when people retold it until they were saying it was a HUGE civilisation!
One theory formulated in the 1950s is that before Antarctica was where it is now, it was further North and warmer. Then, when it drifted South, everywhere froze.
But we're more clever now than in the 1950s and can properly say that this theory is nonsense!
Someone always thinks aliens are responsible. Maybe aliens took the city away?
Most of what we 'know' about Atlantis comes from an old philosopher called Plato, who might have just made it up. It's a cool story, right?