A Maya Codex Found in a Cave Is Authentic, Researchers Say. Detail of eye on page 6 of the Grolier Codex (photo by Michael Coe, all courtesy Brown University) In the 1960s, looters searching a cave in Chiapas, Mexico, came across a rare, ancient codex rich with illustrations of weapon-wielding deities.
The 13th-century manuscript ended up in the hands of Mexican collector Josué Sáenz, whose story would make a good art crime thriller. History, Travel, Arts, Science, People, Places. Mayans. Gods of Blood And Stone. For Scientific American (Click here for SciAm article) Sometime in the 14th century, the first Mexica found their way into the valley of Teotihuacán.
The Mexica (often incorrectly called Aztecs in modern times) were new to the region. NEW ANCIENT MAYAN UFO ARTIFACTS 2012 JUST RELEASED NO ONE CAN DENY WE HAVE VISITORS COMING. Mayans. MayaWebPages. Unknown Civilization Found in Mexico. An unknown advanced civilization has been discovered in north-central Mexico that changes the accepted historical view of Mesoamerica.
Until now, the Olmec Civilization is said to be the oldest culture of pre-hispanic Mexico, but this mystery civilization thrived alongside the Olmec's over 3,000 years ago, AND the artifacts and stone reliefs unearthed contain symbols never before seen in Mesoamerica! According to the archaeologist leading the Tamtoc excavation, Guillermo Ahuja, "The meaning of the glyphs are still being interpreted. They are not common to the Mesoamerican tradition and have never been registered before. " Where is this place? It is called TAMTOC and is located in the gulf region, along the banks of the Rio Tampaón in the north-central state of San Luis Potosi (about 885 kilometers/550 miles northeast of Mexico City).
ANCIENT MYSTERIES EXPLAINED. Details of the Steen-Mcintyre Hueyatlaco Coverup. Many of our readers have been interested in the study of the site, Hueyatlaco, located in Puebla, Mexico.
That particular site has found remains of human habitation at about between 250,000 to 350,000 years ago. Many things are happening with this site, which have not been reported in other magazines such as "the Ancient American. " We would like to report some of these events to our readers at this time. Hueyatlaco was excavated at first by an archaeologist by the name of Cynthia Williams.
Photo:Virginia Steen-Mcintyre today. We consider Virginia to be a very good friend of ours, and have helped channel some of the financing that she needed to complete her work more recently. We will not attempt here to cover ground which she has already covered in her articles. The man who was in charge of this was a very powerful man in the Mexican archaeological community, and no one would confront him directly with these misdeeds.
<biados. <biados. Hidden Ancient Road Leading To Machu Picchu And An Underground Tunnel Discovered. MessageToEagle.com - Archaeologists just announced they have discovered a hidden ancient road leading straight to Machu Picchu, an Inca sacred place in the Andean mountains of Peru.
The road is part of an underground tunnel. Peru This Week reports "the newly discovered road is about one and a half kilometers long, and varies between 1.2 and 1.4 meters in breadth, depending on the terrain. The road begins at Wayraqtambo and leads up to a platform from which travelers can see parts of the complex at Machu Picchu. Magnificent Machu Picchu Astete added that the road “offers an impressive view of the llaqta inka [village area] at Machu Picchu, from a different angle than everyone usually sees it, and could help to decongest the tourist flow at Machu Picchu.”
View from the newly discovered road. Who’d have thought that the Incas themselves would provide modern Peruvian tourism officials with a partial solution to Machu Picchu’s traffic problem? Entrance to the tunnel. Native American populations descend from three key migrations, scientists say. Scientists have found that Native American populations -- from Canada to the southern tip of Chile -- arose from at least three migrations, with the majority descended entirely from a single group of First American migrants that crossed over through Beringia, a land bridge between Asia and America that existed during the ice ages, more than 15,000 years ago.
By studying variations in Native American DNA sequences, the international team found that while most of the Native American populations arose from the first migration, two subsequent migrations also made important genetic contributions. The paper is published in the journal Nature July 11. "For years it has been contentious whether the settlement of the Americas occurred by means of a single or multiple migrations from Siberia," said Professor Andres Ruiz-Linares (UCL Genetics, Evolution and Environment), who coordinated the study. "But our research settles this debate: Native Americans do not stem from a single migration. UNSOLVED MYSTERIES. Dinosaurs lived in Mesozoic.
Some of them were giant, wild and brutal, some were living in the water, and some were able to fly. They could have been the real models for dragons and monsters from myths, legends and fairy tales. But men are said to never have lived together with dinosaurs which extinct about 60 million years ago. There are some rock drawings in the Cosquer Cave in Southern France that look like renditions true to nature of dinosaurs.
There are also two controversial collections: the collection from Dr. Earth Measure.
The Message of the Engraved Stones of Ica By Javier Cabrera Darquea BOOK EXCERPT. The Greater Picture - The Waldemar Julsrud Collection. The Waldemar Julsrud Collection In July 1944, the 69 year old German merchant and amateur archaeologist, Waldemar Julsrud, took a ride on his horse along the base of the Hill "El Toro" (the Bull) at Acámbaro in Mexico.
Suddenly, he saw half buried under the mud, some ceramic figurines. His interest was piqued immediately, because some years before he had made an archaeological discovery 7 miles away from this area. To the delight of the whole archaeological world a collection of ceramics was then uncovered. UNSOLVED MYSTERIES. World Site of Dinosaur Figurines of Mexico: evidence that dinosaurs and humans coexisted! The Dinosaur Figurines Of Acambaro, MexicoAmazing evidence that dinosaurs and humans coexisted.
In 1945 Waldemar Julsrud, a German immigrant and knowledgeable archeologist, discovered clay figurines buried at the foot of El Toro Mountain on the outskirts of Acambaro, Guanajuato, Mexico. Eventually over 33,000 ceramic figurines were found near El Toro as well as Chivo Mountain on the other side of town.