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“Mayans”

Aug 15, 2014 11:30 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
One of the cities featured an extraordinary facade with an entrance representing the open jaws of an earth monster.
Aug 15, 2014 12:01 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
No other site has so far been located in this area, which extends over some 1800 square miles in the Mexican jungle.
Sep 11, 2013 03:45 PM ET // Wynne Parry, LiveScience
Dismembered, decapitated bodies provide new archaeological evidence for the violent scenes depicted in Mayan art.
Aug 9, 2013 01:23 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The giant carving is being called one of the best-preserved pieces of Mayan art ever discovered. Continue reading →
Apr 29, 2013 06:00 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Hundreds of spheres suggest rituals were performed beneath an ancient pyramid in Mexico.
Sep 5, 2012 02:44 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A newly found 1,200-year-old theater in Mexico appears to have been used by the elite to establish their dominance.
Jan 11, 2012 02:48 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Traces of a very strong form of tobacco were discovered inside a 1,300-year-old flask.
Jun 20, 2012 01:54 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Experts will meet in the Guatemalan city of Antigua to discuss the end of the Mayan calender... and dismiss doomsday theories.
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