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New observations confirm that the main pyramid in the ancient Mayan city of Chichen Itza, located in Mexico's southeastern Yucatan state, was built to serve as an astronomical marker for making adjustments to the calendar, the National Anthropology and History Institute, or INAH, said. continue reading »
Mexico: Archaeologists Discover 27 Human Burials from Pre-Hispanic Era - The finding of 47 human burials from the XVI century in the Mexican state of Quintana Roo has revealed the last moments of the pre-hispanic era of this ancient Mayan settlement on the country’s east coast continue reading »
What is said to be the first found in Mexico, a 1,000-year-old mummified dog is now being studied by Mexico’s National Institute of Anthropology and History continue reading »