7 months ago
by estherschindler+21 +1
Archaeologist Ivan Šprajc has spent nearly 30 years uncovering long-lost cities buried deep in Mexico's Yucatán Peninsula. His latest discovery is capturing the world's attention.
5 years ago
by AdelleChattre+27 +1
Exploration of Balamku (Cave of the Jaguar God) reveals ancient religious practices—and may hold clues to the rise and fall of the Maya empire. By Gena Steffens.
6 years ago
by AdelleChattre+32 +1
The world's largest underwater cave was just discovered in Mexico. Inside, researchers found ancient artifacts and the bones of extinct creatures. By Erik Olsen.
7 years ago
by AdelleChattre+11 +1
By studying hills that formed after an asteroid struck the Yucatán Peninsula, researchers found that materials deep in Earth’s crust were brought toward the surface. By Nicholas St. Fleur.