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Jester god symbol leads to Maya tomb

April 4th, 2011 | by Sevaan Franks

The image of a “Jester god”, a symbol of royalty, has led archaeologists to find the oldest known burial site


37 pre-Inca tombs discovered in Peru

March 29th, 2011 | by Sevaan Franks

37 pre-Inca tombs, dating between 800 and 1445 A.D., have been found in Southern Peru. Archaeologist Gladys Barreto, who was


Ancient Wari tombs found in Peru

February 25th, 2011 | by Sevaan Franks

In what is being hailed as a discovery as important as Machu Picchu, Wari tombs dating back to between the



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