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May 1, 2015 08:33 AM ET // Owen Jarus, LiveScience
The city, which contains flat-topped pyramids, was in use between roughly 600 B.C. and 300 B.C., when the first cities were being constructed in the area.
Dec 29, 2014 08:30 AM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Sediments drawn from the Blue Hole and other sites in Belize suggest that the Mayan civilization may have collapsed twice due to drought.
Sep 2, 2014 05:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Mind-altering substances were all the rage 1,500 years ago, at least among certain elite members of a South American society.
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.
May 19, 2012 12:48 AM ET // Trace Dominguez
Are pit bulls as dangerous as Maryland thinks they are? How long should women breast-feed? Did the Mayans actually predict doomsday? Find out the answers in This Week in Discovery News.
Dec 12, 2012 03:00 AM ET // Tim Wall
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