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“Double burial” was practiced for 4,500 years in ancient Mexico


March 11th, 2010 - 3:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 11(ANI): The first known evidence of "double burials" has revealed that ancient people in what is now Mexico, routinely dug up decomposing bodies and took off their arms, legs, ... Read more...

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Tlaltecuhtli Cult in ancient Mexico was exclusively for priesthood


June 22nd, 2009 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 22 (ANI): A new research points out that the Tlaltecuhtli Cult in ancient Mexico was meant exclusively for priesthood.According to a report in Art Daily, archaeologist Eduardo Matos Moctezuma said ... Read more...

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Crystal skull sought by Indiana Jones may be fake!


May 24th, 2008 - 8:40 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 24 (IANS) Had Indiana Jones known, he might not have wasted time and effort chasing the crystal skull in his latest movie adventure. It could well be a fake. Researchers ... Read more...

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Ancient Mexican crystal skulls in British, US museums may not be authentic


May 24th, 2008 - 12:50 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 24 (ANI): A British Museum skull that appears in Steven Spielbergs new film Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, and a larger white quartz skull from ... Read more...

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Archaeologist to use satellite imagery to explore ancient Mexico


May 14th, 2008 - 3:55 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 14 (ANI): An archaeologist is going to use satellite imagery obtained from NASA to explore ancient Mexico.Bill Middleton, professor in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Rochester Institute ... Read more...

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