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Planet X: The Coming of the Guardians Paperback – November 15, 2002
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The basic premise is this: numerous scientists over the past several decades have claimed to have discovered a tenth planet in our solar system, located well beyond Pluto, currently the farthest out of the nine known planets. This tenth planet takes an approximate 3,600 years to complete its orbit around the sun and is thus not widely known to mainstream modern astronomers because of the great distances involved in detecting it. It is only through calculating the wobbles of other nearby heavenly bodies that Planet X has been presumed to exist at all.
Meanwhile, as astronomers in our present age struggle to bring Planet X into focus, the ancient Sumerians 6000 years ago already knew of the planet's existence and documented it in their cuneiform records. This fact was initially discovered by Zecharia Sitchin, who wrote a series of classic books on the subject of the alien origins of life on this planet as revealed in ancient religious scriptures. The Sumerians regarded Planet X as one of the gods, and it appears in later cosmologies as similarly mythically powerful.
Having established the existence of Planet X, the book moves on to offer some dire warnings as to what effect the planet would have were it to plough through the solar system on the return leg of its orbit after more than 3000 years out of sight. Freak weather, earthquakes, volcanoes, the usual apocalyptic scenarios are all predicted. This is perhaps the reason the government allegedly keeps the whole subject under wraps. Commander X even discusses the possibility that the loss of several French astronomers in a 1999 cable car crash may have been part of an effort to keep the threat of Planet X a secret from an unsuspecting world.
And is there a solution to all the future doom and gloom Commander X describes?
Perhaps our only hope in the face of mass extinction by the blundering Planet X would be benevolent aliens who intervene on our behalf, the "Guardians" of the book's title. While there are obviously no prior occurrences of the aliens saving the world en masse, the book nevertheless argues quite convincingly that there is a long history of miraculous intervention by the aliens--healing of the sick, rescuing the endangered, even breaking up a large meteor before it struck the Earth. All those stories are recounted by Commander X, and each is fascinating in its own right.
Some of the sources used by Commander X predict that Planet X could arrive as soon as this year, while other put it decades or even centuries down the line. William Kern, who contributes an excellent historical section to the book's final pages, puts the date even farther into the future--3751 AD!
We can't know the future of Planet X, or even take for granted its existence, but the engrossing combination of myth, astronomy and skillful speculation offer in "Planet X: The Coming of the Guardians" makes for fascinating reading. Commander X, who is nearly as mysterious as the planet he writes about, has done it again.
Commander X, and Tim Beckley etc, are placing their faith in "aliens" to save humanity instead of Christ. Most of these followers have also developed "psychic abilities", which means they are under demonic control and will probably never see the error of their ways in time.
Don't join them.