-Video: Chiapa de Corzo discovery: View.
Natural earth changes carry the tale of struggle, class wars, & central Govt's rapid deconstruct of society... With nothing pretty about the elites' remains or mass human sacrifice rituals.
-VIDEO: MEET THE OLMECS: VIEW.
-Image: Nat'l Geo: Mouthful of Jewels
Caption: Archaeologist Lynneth Lowe and a worker clean the skull of an elite individual found in a 2,700-year-old tomb atop a three-story-tall pyramid in Chiapa de Corzo
The Mayans were said to have emerged, post Olmec.
-View 3 min. video of common peak-points, and shifts found in every evolution of societal culture... (more below)
Interactive Map: Mayan Rise & Fall: VIEW.
In my view...
We've a reason to acquire a more accurate story of catastrophic earth-change cycles from the past...But not a good idea to re-create or revive old eras...
Leave history where it belongs... Move on.
Today's Video Links....
-Pyramids of Teotihuacan, Outside Mexico City: VIEW.
-Drilling under the Sphinx (Dr. Z. H. & Dr. Lehner) VIEW.
-Jeweled Pyramid of China… :D VIEW.
-'Lost world' of Papua yields stunning secrets: Read.
-Archaeologist’s Find... (creepy)