Browsing the "Peru" Tag

171 mummies found in Peru tombs

April 13th, 2015 | by Sevaan Franks

At least 171 mummies have been found in seven tombs uncovered in the Cotahuasi Valley in Peru. Before rigor mortis


Peruvian dig unearths child sacrifices

November 14th, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

Archaeologists working in Peru have unearthed the remains of 42 children and 76 llamas who were sacrificed 600 years ago.


New geoglyphs found in Nazca desert

August 19th, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

Sandstorms have exposed what are believed to be previously unknown geoglyphs in Peru’s Nazca desert. The newly revealed figures discovered


Tiahuanaco tombs found in Peru

July 7th, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

Archaeologists working in the Tambo Valley in Peru have discovered three tombs from the Tiahuanaco culture that date back between


Pre-Inca site found in northern Peru

June 3rd, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

Peru A pre-Inca site, believed to have been built by the Tallan culture, has been unearthed in northern Peru. Archaeologists


Churajón tomb discovered in Peru

April 10th, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

A Churajón tomb has been discovered by workers in building where Mario Vargas Llosa, the Nobel Prize winning author, was