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Especialistas del INAH localizan posible túnel bajo la Plaza y Pirámide de la Luna, en Teotihuacan

Al obtener los resultados definitivos, el siguiente paso será explorar la cavida hallada. Foto: Melitón Tapia, INAH. <i></i> <b>*** El hallazgo se logró</b> …

Mexico's ancient city guards its secrets but excavation reveals new mysteries

An eight-year project at Teotihuacán, once the western hemisphere’s largest city, failed to locate its rulers’ tomb but findings offered tantalising clues to its origins<p>For decades, the hunt for a royal tomb at the ancient Mexican city of Teotihuacán has gripped archaeologists trying to unravel the …

Archaeology

Pre-Hispanic Mexican civilization may have bred and managed rabbits and hares

Ancient Teotihuacan rabbits, hares ate human-farmed crops, may indicate small mammal husbandry<p>Humans living in the pre-Hispanic Mexican city of …

Anthropology

Vintage bling: Skeleton of 1,600-year-old woman with jewels in her TEETH and an alien-like skull found in Mexican burial ground

• <b>Between 35 and 40 years old, she was buried with 19 jars as offerings</b>• <b><br>Two stones in top front teeth show she wasn't from place she was found</b>• <b><br>The way</b> …

Archaeologists Uncover a Symbolic Code Hidden in the Crater-Filled Plaza of the Moon in Teotihuacan

For weeks, archaeologists from the National Institute of Anthropology and History (INAH) of Mexico have been digging and exploring, for the first …

Early captive carnivore remains found in ancient Mexican ruins

From Roman gladiatorial combat to Egyptian animal mummies, capturing and manipulating wild carnivores has long been a way for humans to demonstrate …

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MIKE RUGGERI'S TEOTIHUACAN; CITY OF THE GODS

Infant Burials And Decapitated Men In Ancient Teotihuacan Neighborhood Reveal Diverse Origins

The ancient city of Teotihuacan, in the Valley of Mexico, is well known as a large urban center. Established around 100 BC, Teotihuacan grew to be one of the largest cities on the planet by 500 AD, with more than 100,000 people living in the center and the surrounding neighborhoods. Religious …

Anthropology

Hunt for ancient royal tomb in Mexico takes mercurial twist

By David Alire Garcia<p>TEOTIHUACAN, Mexico (Reuters) - A Mexican archeologist hunting for a royal tomb in a deep, dark tunnel beneath a towering pre-Aztec pyramid has made a discovery that may have brought him a step closer: liquid mercury.<p>In the bowels of Teotihuacan, a mysterious ancient city that …

Archaeology

Ancients Set Stage for Collapse of Teotihuacan

A recent study paints a picture of a great ancient Mexican city-state that eventually collapsed, at least in part, due to the weight of its own …

Archaeology

Electron Beam Points to Origins of Teotihuacan Stone Faces

Dramatic stone masks, iconic finds in the ancient Mexican city of Teotihuacan, were supposed to be made from a jadelike stone. Many researchers also …

Archaeology

50,000 sacred objects from stone sculptures to shells found in ancient Mexican tunnel - and archaeologists say they could lead to royal tombs

• <b>Sacred tunnel was discovered in the ancient Mexican city of Teotihuacan</b>• <b><br>Entrance to the 1,800-year-old tunnel was first discovered in 2003</b>• <b><br>Artifacts</b> …

Mexico archaeologists explore Teotihuacan tunnel

A yearslong exploration of a tunnel sealed almost 2,000 years ago at the ancient city of Teotihuacan yielded thousands of relics and the discovery of …

Archaeology

Ancient People of Teotihuacan Drank Milky Alcohol, Pottery Suggests

Ancient pottery confirms people made and drank a milky alcoholic concoction at one of the largest cities in prehistory, Teotihuacan in Mexico, …

Archaeology