Extraterrestrials have visited Earth many times, but they have never found any people on it, so they thought this planet uninhabited. The reason for that is simple: Earth is billions years old and human civilization is at most several dozens of thousands of years.
Victory is always not obvious. Caesar began the war against Gaul with overwhelming superiority of the enemy's forces. It seems to us that the victory and greatness of Rome were inevitable, but in practice this victory was an act of the greatest heroism and courage.
Dolmens on the black sea coast are a symbol of the mushroom and lingam. The fungus is the sexual organ of the mycelium. Metaphorically, a dolmen is a penis of God, a symbol of fruitfulness. The hole in the middle is a hole for sperm.
The story about the "Golden calf" is a metaphor for the fact that idols are an expensive pleasure that you will have to throw money at. On the other hand, there is a sense in idols, the Golden calf copes well with the task for which it was created.
The king of Crete was called Minos, and his General, who was defeated in battle by Theseus, was called Taurus. And they also tell about a monster from the labyrinth named Minotaur, who was defeated by Theseus. The labyrinth is a metaphor for war.