Latest Crystal Skulls Stories
Once upon a time, there were 13 crystal skulls. Well, no, actually there are dozens of them, in private collections and museums. The largest and most well-known are housed in prominent museums around the world.
Starting Thursday, the Smithsonianâ€™s Museum of Natural History is putting its crystal skull on display for all to see.
Indiana Jones returns May 22 in the long-anticipated film "Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull." Indy, of course, is not just a globetrotting adventurer but also an archaeologist.
There is a legend that the ancient Maya possessed 13 crystal skulls which, when united, hold the power of saving the Earth -- a tale so strange and fantastic that it inspired the latest Indiana Jones movie.
- In medieval musical notation, a sign or neume denoting a shake or trill.