- Al Jazeera - by Alessandro Rampietti
The fallout grows for Colombia's military over a gang rape that has turned the spotlight on the military’s record of violence and abuses. It is a crime that is sparked outrage in Colombia, the gang rape
Amazing things have been discovered from the Maya, and their inventions are just the beginning. The ancient Maya of present-day Mexico and Central America subsisted from 2600 BC until the Spanish arrival in the sixteenth century. They were gifted architects, artisans, engineers, and scientists, with doctrines principally based on science and cosmology. Read on to discover five remarkable Mayan achievements you might not know about.