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By Michael Ruggeri | The Ancient Maya in the Yucatan

Ancient bones reveal girl's tough life in early Americas

Teenage mother who lived 12,000 years ago was malnourished but still roamed widely.<p>For more than 12,000 years, the adolescent girl’s bones lay deep …

Mayan 'nesting doll' pyramid is found in Mexico: 32ft-tall mystery structure is the SECOND to be uncovered inside the Temple of Kukulcan - and there could be more

• <b>The structure was discovered inside the massive pyramid of Kukulkan at the famous Mayan site</b>• <b><br>Archaeologists have long known that a smaller pyramid is</b> …

Earth - Severe droughts explain the mysterious fall of the Maya

<i>This story is part of BBC Earth's "Best of 2016" list, our greatest hits of the year. Browse the full list.</i><p>When European <i>conquistadores</i> sailed for Central America in the early 1500s, they were looking for untold wealth - and woe betide any native people who stood in their way. But in some places, …

Subterranean river discovered beneath Mexico's Chichen Itza ruins

Scientists reveal cavity 20 metres below the pyramid of Kukulkan, also known as El Castillo<p>Experts have discovered that the main pyramid at Mexico’s Mayan ruins of Chichen Itza was at least partially built atop a subterranean river.<p>Mexico’s National Autonomous University scientists say they found a …

Archaeology

Baudez - Chichen | Maya Civilization

Archaeologists find 1000-year-old skeletons twenty kilometers away from Chichen Itza

<b>MEXICO CITY.-</b> Twenty kilometers (12.43 miles) from the Archaeological zone of <b>chichen itza</b> in Yucatan, in the Mayan site of Xtojil, archaeologists …

FAMSI © 2000 - Ruth J. Krochock

Recording the Political History of Chichén Itzá: Photography of the Denison Rubbings and Archival Research at the Peabody Museum <br>Vea este informe en …

Maya Funerary Offering Found by Archaeologists in Cenote Near Chichen Itza

<b>MEXICO CITY.-</b> Underwater archaeologists discovered in a cenote near The Castle pyramid at Chichen Itza, Yucatan, a Prehispanic funerary offering …

FAMSI © 2002 - Merle Greene Robertson

Research Year: 1996 <br>Culture: Maya <br>Chronology: Late Classic to Terminal Classic <br>Location: Yucatán, México <br>Site: Chichén Itzá<p>Table of …

Software

John Pohl's Mesoamerica - Chichen Itza

MAJOR ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITES: PreClassic to PostClassic<p>CHICHÉN ITZÁ (circa A.D. 750-1200)<p>Throughout the Late Classic, political control of the Yucatán …

Archaeology

The Iconography of Toltec Period Chichen Itza

Chichen Features

Pre-Hispanic City of Chichen-Itza

Pre-Hispanic City of Chichen-Itza<p>This sacred site was one of the greatest Mayan centres of the Yucatán peninsula. Throughout its nearly 1,000-year …

FAMSI © 2000 - Rafael Cobos

The Settlement Patterns of Chichén Itzá, Yucatán <br>Vea este informe en Español.<p>Research Year: 1997 <br>Culture: Maya <br>Chronology: Classic <br>Location: Yucatán, …

Archaeology

Chichen Itza

<b>Chichen Itza</b> (/tʃiːˈtʃɛn iːˈtsɑː/ <i>chee-CHEN eet-SAH</i>, Spanish: <i>Chichén Itzá</i> [tʃiˈtʃen iˈtsa], often with the emphasis reversed in English to /ˈtʃiːtʃɛn …

FAMSI © 2002 - Geoffrey E. Braswell

Northern Yucatán Obsidian Finds - Mérida and Chichén Itzá <br>Vea este informe en Español.<p>Research Year: 1996 <br>Culture: Maya <br>Chronology: Terminal Classic …

Chichen Features

Excavation and building restoration work began with the structure adjacent to the Temple of the Warriors on the north, the Temple of the Tables …

Chichen Itza Archaeological Ruins, Yucatan Peninsula, Yucatán, Mexico. Travel & Tour Pictures, Photos, Information, Images, & Reviews. Page One.

Chichén Itzá (Chee-chen-eet-sa) Is one of the few Maya ruins which retains its original name as given to us by the Maya and not by the Spainards or …

Chichen Features

Originally published in Carnegie Institution of Washington Publication 483 (Beyer 1937), this paper is presented in digital format for its historical …

Research Reports on Ancient Maya Writing

Chen K’u: The Ceramic of the Sacred Cenote at Chichén Itzá, Study of the Ceramic Fragments of the Explorations Conducted in the 60’s

Chen K’u: The Ceramic of the Sacred Cenote at Chichén Itzá <br>Study of the Ceramic Fragments of the Explorations Conducted in the 60’s <br>Translation of …

Research Reports on Ancient Maya Writing

Research Reports on Ancient Maya Writing

Uxmal

Pre-Hispanic Town of Uxmal

Pre-Hispanic Town of Uxmal<p>The Mayan town of Uxmal, in Yucatán, was founded c. A.D. 700 and had some 25,000 inhabitants. The layout of the buildings, …

Uxmal, Kabah, Sayil and Labná

FAMSI © 2003 - Laura M. Amrhein

An Iconographic and Historic Analysis of Terminal Classic Maya Phallic Imagery <br>Vea este informe en Español.<p>Research Year: 2000 <br>Culture: Maya …