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ArtsJournal – Guatemala's Mayans Aren't at All Sure About the ...

ArtsJournal – Guatemala's Mayans Aren't at All Sure About the ... | Ancient World | Scoop.it
Guatemala's Mayans Aren't at All Sure About the Nation's Proposed Maya Museum. VISUAL Posted: February 18, 2014 12:56 am. Concerns include “the exclusion of indigenous voices from the museum, the proposed museum site, and ...
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In Guatemala they are concerned about having the museum That has Mayan Culture. They want to built the largest museum of the Mayan culture. They hope that the community won't destroy it and enjoy the beauty of it.

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The Mayans failed to deliver, will the Norse do better?

Don't bother making plans for Saturday night: if ancient Viking lore is accurate, Loki's wolf son is set to break out of prison soon and the world will end on February 22nd. Thankfully, party-like-there's-no-tomorrow events are ...
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HispanicTrending: The Mayans In America’s Paradise

HispanicTrending: The Mayans In America’s Paradise | Ancient World | Scoop.it
February 27, 2014 By Rick Sanchez Here in Miami, we’ve become accustomed to the standard “Press 1 for English, 2 for Spanish and 3 for Creole.” But could we be on the verge of getting a fourth choice, “Press 4 for Mayan?
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Winter Escape: Mexico's Riviera Maya - LubbockOnline.com

Winter Escape: Mexico's Riviera Maya
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The dinosaurs had disappeared long before, and the Mayans were controlling a strong Caribbean and inland trade from the Yucatan.
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11000-Year-Old Settlement Found Under Baltic Sea - Discovery News

11000-Year-Old Settlement Found Under Baltic Sea - Discovery News | Ancient World | Scoop.it
11000-Year-Old Settlement Found Under Baltic Sea Discovery News Copán On the other side of Honduras from the recently discovered ruins, the Mayans built Copán, a city that some call the Athens of Mesoamerica because of its exquisitely carved...
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Stone age swallowed whole by Baltic Sea has resurfaced near Sweden, revealing a connection.11,000 years ago artifacts left by nomads were well preserved.

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Mayas May Have Used Chocolate as Condiment

Mayas May Have Used Chocolate as Condiment | Ancient World | Scoop.it
Traces of 2,500-year-old chocolate on a plate in the Yucatan peninsula, not a cup, suggesting the Mayas may have chocolate used as a condiment or sauce with solid food.
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Archaeologist found 2,500 year old chocolate on a plate in Yucatan. There is research they are trying to find out how chocolate may have been used in Ancient mexico. 

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In the Land of the Mayans | In Flow

In the Land of the Mayans | In Flow | Ancient World | Scoop.it
It's the ancient land of the Mayans, and all over are scattered traces of their once fabulous culture. I have previously visited the ruins and cities of the Mayans in Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua, so in way going to Yucatán ...
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Mexico is a very diverse country a kaleidoscope of colours and sculpture. There is so many beautiful places you can visit here.

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Ancient Rural Town Uncovered in Israel - Discovery News

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Ancient Rural Town Uncovered in Israel
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Copán On the other side of Honduras from the recently discovered ruins, the Mayans built Copán, a city that some call the Athens of Mesoamerica because of its exquisitely carved sculptures.
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Archaeologist have discovered the remains of  a 2,300 year old rural village. After the Hasomonean  dynasty farms and land began  to be abandoned. 

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Inca Empire - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Inca Empire - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The Inca Empire or Inka Empire ( Quechua: Tawantinsuyu [pronunciation? ]) was the largest empire in pre-Columbian America. The administrative, political and military center of the empire was located in Cusco in modern-day Peru. The Inca civilization arose from the highlands of Peru sometime in the early 13th century, and the last Inca stronghold was conquered by the Spanish in 1572.

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The Inca Empire was the largest empire in the pre-columbian America. The official language of the empire was quecha.

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Maca the super food - Napa Valley Register

Maca the super food - Napa Valley Register | Ancient World | Scoop.it
Maca the super food
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Maca is an herbaceous plant belonging to the cruciferous family that is native to the Andes mountains in Peru.
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Lugares y espacios favoritos

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The rings of Moray, an old incan agricultural site in Sacred Valley of the Incas, Peru (The rings of Moray, an old incan agricultural site in Sacred Valley of the Incas, Peru http://t.co/lHbLzuIrhw)...
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Polaroid of the week: Machu Picchu, The Lost City Of The Incas ...

We finally made it to Machu Picchu, one of the biggest items on our bucket list. The ancient Inca city did not disappoint - definitely a highlight of all our travels!
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History

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incas mayans aztecs compare and contrast | Thousands of civilizations lived in America before Columbus arrived ...
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Life On Earth Is Evil: Cinema And The Collective Longing For Annihilation - The Quietus

Life On Earth Is Evil: Cinema And The Collective Longing For Annihilation - The Quietus | Ancient World | Scoop.it
Life On Earth Is Evil: Cinema And The Collective Longing For Annihilation The Quietus The ancient Mesoamerican Long Count calendar, used by the Mayans, among others, and which ended on 21 December, was thought by some to be a prediction of an...
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The Mayans had said that the world will end on December 21, 2012. Many people woke up relieved the next morning knowing that they were still alive and the world had not ended.

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Whirled Peas: I didn't cash my chips on the Mayans, but at least the Vikings ... - Richmond Daily News

Whirled Peas: I didn't cash my chips on the Mayans, but at least the Vikings ...
Richmond Daily News
Whirled Peas: I didn't cash my chips on the Mayans, but at least the Vikings are still playing.
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Uplifting Highlights of Our Visit to The Mayans - Jesus, Here and Now

Uplifting Highlights of Our Visit to The Mayans - Jesus, Here and Now | Ancient World | Scoop.it
We were there working with a partner organization, The Message for Mayans. Each weekend they visit one of the more than 1,000 such villages in the region. Along with us was another partner, Feet that Move, who made it possible for us to ...
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Civilization 5 Brave New World Let's Play Deity as Mayans - Part 10

Civilization 5 Brave New World Let's Play Deity as Mayans - Part 10 Playlist for Civ 5 BNW Mayans LP: http://bit.ly/Civ5MayansLP Subscribe for daily videos! ...
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Ross returns to Yucatan Peninsula - Fremont Tribune

Ross returns to Yucatan Peninsula - Fremont Tribune | Ancient World | Scoop.it
Ross returns to Yucatan Peninsula
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We visited over 1,000 Mayan villages and drove over 50,000 in those 28 years,” Ross said. So, Ross didn't deliver any packets in 2013.
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Ross visited over 1,000 Mayan villages and drove 50,000 in those 28 years. He said he will never return back but he did he will send packages  of crayons, paper pencils etc to the children. just seeing how happy they were changed him. In other villages he would take packets of food.

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Sustainable Civilizations: What if the Mayans and Romans Had ...

Sustainable Civilizations: What if the Mayans and Romans Had ... | Ancient World | Scoop.it
... experts around the world, discussing many serious issues. Afterwards, however, one light-hearted question got into my head and kept lingering ever since: “What if the Romans or the Mayans had known about True Prices?
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Since the sustainable civilization there has been a great process of food production. With this survival it has depend on in intricate balance with the economic.

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Were The Ancient Mayans From Another World? | Mayan Originals

Were The Ancient Mayans From Another World? | Mayan Originals | Ancient World | Scoop.it
Just like the ancient Egyptians, the ancient Mayans were a race of people that has contributed largely to what the world is right now. They have greatly contributed a lot of things and a lot of ideas especially about agriculture, ...
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Mayans, Megaliths, Obama & 2013 | The 13th Enumeration

Mayans, Megaliths, Obama & 2013 | The 13th Enumeration | Ancient World | Scoop.it
What does the Mayan calendar and the Great Pyramid have in common?..... Failed predications: http://t.co/sncP3h0b
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HERE & THERE: Andean empire of the Incas —Razi Azmi - Pakistan Daily Times

HERE & THERE: Andean empire of the Incas —Razi Azmi
Pakistan Daily Times
Waiting to receive us at Peru's Lima airport was Juan, my friend from the 1970s.
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Peruvian artisans bring alive Inca magic - Oman Tribune

Peruvian artisans bring alive Inca magic - Oman Tribune | Ancient World | Scoop.it
Peruvian artisans bring alive Inca magic
Oman Tribune
Peruvian artisans bring alive Inca magic.
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It is not easy to get any information out of this artisan, who seems to be in some way carrying forward the colourful legacy of the Inca civilisation. There is this language problem

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A view from above the Lost City of the Incas - Herald and News

A view from above the Lost City of the Incas - Herald and News | Ancient World | Scoop.it
A view from above the Lost City of the Incas
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... Editor Herald and News | 0 comments. A day earlier I'd been dazed and amazed.
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Huayna Pichuu rises 1,180 feet. It is a lost city of the Incas. Many people that go visit here only stay for three to four hours and leave.

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Mayans, Incas & Aztecs – The South American 'Classical Age ...

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Mayans, Incas & Aztecs – The South American 'Classical Age'. Published on Dec 3, 2013 in History. The people of medieval Europe were aware that there were other magnificent cultures and powerful rulers apart from their own in the near ...


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Some people arrived to america in the last Ice Age. During the Ice age two continents were linked by a land bridge.

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