New geoglyphs found in Nazca, Peru

Published on January 21st, 2011 | by Admin


Researchers believe they may have found two new geoglyphs in Peru’s Nazca province.

The new geoglyphs depict a human head and an animal figure that the researchers have yet to identify, state news agency Andina reported. According to the archaeology faculty chief at Yamagata, Yoichi Watanabe, the drawing of the human head is 4.2 meters long and 3.1 m wide. The geoglyphs have most probably not been identified in aerial surveys before because of their small size, Watanabe said.

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Story: Living in Peru | Photo: Yamagata University

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