Essay On Why Ancient Civilization Collapse

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Scientists were able to find evidence of why ancient civilizations were being abandoned. The abandonment of ancient civilizations made scientists wonder why they would leave such beautiful looking monuments and buildings. After carrying out in depth research, they find the real reasons behind them packing up and leaving or being dethroned.
To start off, there are many reasons why ancient civilizations have collapsed. In the article “ From Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed” scientists came up with eight explanations for ancient buildings and monuments being abandoned. Habitat and deforestation destruction, soil problems, water management problems, overhunting, overfishing, effects of new species, human population growth, and increased per capita impact of people are the eight justifications that the scientists were able to come up with. While the human population continued to grow, shortages in food caused starvation, and war among people. Everyone in the society either died or migrated to a new area. Some were even driven out by other empires that were looking for a new area to establish their empire.
A palynologist is a scientist that studies live and fossil spores, pollen grains, and other microscopic plant structures. They can tell what type of ecosystem an ancient landscape supported.
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It was first ruled by Constantine, which he then named the city Constantinople. Constantinople became the wealthiest city in its region. Other societies were jealous and wanted that city for their own. Including the Ottoman Empire, who set out an attack on the city to soon take it over. Constantine died in the battle and so the decline and fall of the Byzantine Empire was complete. Without him the empire could not function; starvation among the people led to their migration. By the end of the 1400’s, the only existing thing left of Constantinople were the

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