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Latest Maya civilization Stories

Modern Soil Science Unearths Mayan Agriculture Secrets
2012-11-12 14:27:21

An analysis of maize agriculture in the soils of Guatemala's Tikal National Park has revealed some ancient Maya secrets.

Mayan Civilization And Climate Change
2012-11-09 05:46:56

There has been a controversy in the scientific community about the role of climate change in the development and subsequent demise of the Maya civilization, which thrived from AD 300 to 1000.

Archaeologists Find Tomb Of Mayan Ruler
2012-10-26 14:21:08

Archaeologists have uncovered a tomb complete with jade jewelry and decorations that belong to an early Mayan ruler.

Chichen Itza Had Mayan Observatory
2012-10-07 08:49:48

Archaeologists in Mexico have determined the ancient Mayas observed equinoxes and solstices using the watchtower-like structures built atop the ceremonial ball court at the temples of Chichen Itza.

Tomb Of Mayan Queen Discovered In Guatemala
2012-10-04 08:29:24

A team of archaeologists has discovered the tomb of Mayan queen Lady K'abel, a seventh-century Holy Snake Lord considered one of the most powerful queens of the Classic Maya civilization.

Mayan Calendar Does Not Predict December Doomsday
2012-10-01 05:14:33

The apocalypse is not going to happen in December, according to a group of experts who are spearheading efforts to educate people about prophecies made by the ancient Mayan civilization.

2012-09-19 23:00:56

On September 24th James O'Kon, a structural engineer, will reveal his discoveries of lost technologies of the ancient Maya. In the first public announcement of his findings, Mr.

2012-09-18 23:00:42

By celebrating Thanksgiving with a turkey dinner, the Maya of Belize are continuing a tradition that goes back for centuries before the birth of Christ, and this will be reflected on the menu

Deforestation Not a New Problem According To Ancient Maya Studies
2012-08-22 15:36:38

Scientists have long thought drought played a part in the Mayan collapse, but some recent studies add twists to this long held theory.


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