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2013-06-27 23:16:30

Dr. Christopher Powell Leads Archaeology Trip to Iconic and Seldom-Seen Sites Cortez, Colo.

Mexican Rainforest Reveals Long-Hidden Maya City
2013-06-21 10:26:15

Archaeologists have uncovered the remains of what could be a lost ancient Maya city in the rainforests of Mexico.

2013-06-14 23:03:12

Pay Dirt: Treasures of Chichen Itza was featured on NewsWatch

2013-06-13 23:00:18

New book helps readers find answers to complicated question through uncomplicated ways. BETHANY, Conn.

2013-06-09 23:00:09

Author draws thematic lines from ancient world to today in ‘Maya in Motion’ MALMÖ, Sweden (PRWEB) June 10, 2013 In “Maya

Construction Workers In Belize Destroy Ancient Mayan Pyramid For Road
2013-05-14 11:59:03

Police in Belize are investigating a construction company that has essentially destroyed one of the region’s most important historical structures: a 2,300-year-old Mayan structure located at the Nohmul complex in northern Belize.

Digging Deep For Clues On The Origins Of The Maya Civilization
2013-04-26 05:57:15

A new study led by the University of Arizona suggests the origins of the Mayan civilization are more complex than previously thought, challenging the two prevailing theories.

Maya Long Count, Modern European Calendars Synchronized With Wood
2013-04-12 18:20:20

A team of international scientists have used several metrics to successfully synchronize the modern European calendar with the Long Count Calendar of the Ancient Maya.

Study Reveals Water Conservation Efforts Of Ancient Cultures
2013-04-10 10:45:53

New research at the ancient Maya site of Medicinal Trail in northwestern Belize led by Jeffrey Brewer, a doctoral student in the University of Cincinnati’s Department of Geography, has revealed how populations in more remote areas built reservoirs to conserve water and turned to nature to purify their water supply.

New Clues To The Mystery Behind The Maya Blue Formula
2013-04-02 12:34:38

The recipe and process for preparing Maya Blue, a highly-resistant pigment used for centuries in Mesoamerica, were lost. Now, a team of chemists from the University of Valencia and the Polythecnic University of Valencia (Spain) have come up with a new hypothesis about how it was prepared.


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