Mayan Civilization News
Beyond the Border
ABC KTRK-TV Houston's Art Rascon reports from Central America on the children fleeing north to the United States.
Mayan Temple Damaged by 'End-of-World' Parties
archaeological site and urban center of the Mayan civilization ." "Sadly, many tourists climbed ..... coinciding with the end of the Mayan calendar. More than 7,000 people ..... site on that day, said the AFP. Mayan priests held ceremonies at the
NASA Debunks Mayan Apocalypse in YouTube Video
media reports of an ancient Mayan prophecy. The world was supposed ..... center for astronomy. The Mayan calendar did not end on December 21 2012. And there were Mayan prophecies for telling the ..... thinking back to the height of Mayan civilization . ancient humans contemplated
Oldest Known Maya Calendar Found; No Signs of 2012 Doomsday
from A.D. 813, a year scratched into the wall in another place. Saturno, like other scientists who have studied the Maya civilization , says the Maya appear not to have thought much, at least in their writings, about an end to the world. "The ancient
End of Mayan World Sped by 'Modest' Climate Change?
America , the great Maya civilization grew, flourished ..... in precipitation." Drought and changing climate ..... factors that ended the Mayan era, but Martin Medina-Elizalde ..... catastrophe for the classical Maya civilization . "In the Yucatan Peninsula
2012 End-of-the-World Countdown Based on Mayan Calendar Starts Today
that the ancient Mayan Long Count calendar ..... Irish - the supposed Mayan prophecy seems to ..... with believers. The Mayan civilization , which reached its ..... in the world. The Mayans predicted a final ..... describes the return of a Mayan god at the end of
Apocalyptic Films Explore 2012 End of World Prediction
date that the ancient Mayan Long Count calendar ..... that the end is near. Mayans Predicted End of World in 2012 But the Mayan predictions have held ..... calendar in the world. The Mayans predicted a final event ..... impact, alien invasion, global warming , eco-system collapse ..... Mesoamerica and ask the modern Mayan what Dec. 21 means
'Earth 2100': the Final Century of Civilization?
collapse. "The Roman Empire thought it couldn't happen. The Maya civilization thought it couldn't happen. Everyone thought it couldn't ..... resources. The Southwest U.S. could face an extended drought , while pests threaten crops. As global sea levels rise
First Look: Whip Cracks Over New 'Indiana Jones' Movie
that are carved in a way that defies the natural structure of the crystal. "The theory is they are shaped by higher powers or alien powers or came from another world, or an ancient Mayan civilization had the powers," Marshall says.
What Does it Mean to Be a Hero?
fortunate and my two sons just went with to Guatemala. Where we did a piece on orphans very the descendants of the Mayan civilization and on the what Marla. And they that this beautiful. Documentary. On the needs of this little orphan it's there
An e-mail interview with George Bey
now that Classic Maya civilization in the north evolves ..... it may have been drought , The result was ..... history of the rise of Maya civilization in the north, it also ..... rewriting the history of Maya civilization in the Puuc region
The mystery story of the Maya slowly reveals new twists
didn't think it existed, so we were not, until recently, looking for it." The research paints a picture of the classic Maya civilization as one big connected society from antiquity, and the "collapse" looks more like a series of local catastrophes, rather
Mel Gibson's New 'Apocalytic' Test
that summer of controversy milk here comes Mel Gibson's movie apocalyptic a sweeping epic. About the decline of Mayan civilization . The reviews are starting to men and most of them call it extremely powerful. But the biggest review is from the
Doing God's Work in Guatemala
journey into the heart of the ancient Mayan civilization -- a weeklong odyssey to Guatemala ..... six-month volunteer position assisting Mayan refugees in Guatemala's mountainous ..... provide a measure of safety to Mayan widows and orphans who had survived
New Wonder: Mayan Pyramids
to. The ancient Mayan city founded in 11100 ..... the belief that the mayans were centuries ahead ..... proportions. The ancient Mayan ruins a teaching ..... Years ago. The Mayan people had no metal ..... greatest architecture of Mayan civilization Patrick means that
Why We Chose the Mayan Ruins as One of the Seven Wonders
of the World. The Maya civilization is the most famous ..... refined aspects of Maya civilization led scholars to believe ..... the world. And the Maya civilization was one of the few ..... scholars believe that the Mayan pyramids represented
Gibson's Promotion of New Movie Leaves Jews Baffled
Apocalypto," Friday at the Fantastic Fest in Austin, Gibson criticized the war in Iraq, and compared the collapsing Mayan civilization depicted in the movie to the United States. "What's human sacrifice if not sending guys off to Iraq for no reason
Maya Flacks Had Fingers Chopped Off
from the research of Kevin Johnston, assistant professor of anthropology at Ohio State University who specializes in the Maya civilization that flourished in central America more than 1,200 years ago. "The scribes were targeted for capture in battle, and
Studies: A Little Warming Can Destroy Societies
centuries ago, the Mayan people of Central ..... cause much of a drought . So some mysterious ..... following a severe drought that lasted from ..... of a role the drought had. Like the Mayans , many Anasazi ..... relics of the Mayan civilization had been buried