I'm pleased to announce that this coming May (19th–22nd, 2017) I'll be speaking at Contact in the Desert in Joshua Tree, California.

May 26th–28th I'll be in Sedona, Arizona.

Join me July 22–29, 2018, for a lecture cruise, while sailing the Adriatic!

Organization for the Research of Ancient Cultures:

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Recently many people have asked me my thoughts concerning the comet hypothesis for the beginning of the Younger Dryas. In my assessment, the evidence does not support it. I think our Sun was the culprit. For more information, see my comments here.

image of the great sphinx seen through a portal from its nearby temple


Forgotten Civilization -- now out in English, Italian, and German. It's also available on Barnes & Noble. (Note: The foreign language editions have different covers.)

Book cover of Forgotten Civilization by Robert Schoch

My latest book, with co-author Robert Bauval, available on Amazon and Barnes & Noble.

Book cover of Origins of the Sphinx by Robert Schoch

I'm very proud to mention that on 28 November 2014 I was awarded (in recognition of my ongoing research on ancient civilizations) the title of Honorary Professor at the Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy in Varna, Bulgaria.

Robert Schoch receives award of Honororay Professor at the Bulgarian Naval Academy

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