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Mesa Verde cliff dwelling in danger of collapse

A crack is threatening to collapse the southern half of Mesa Verde National Park's most famous cliff dwelling. The park announced Friday that the crack and other related structural problems is the reason why visitors have been kept away from the edge of a kiva on tours of Cliff Palace this

Global warming did not destroy Ancestral Puebloan civilization

A new research study has demonstrated that global warming did not contribute to the demise of the Ancestral Puebloan civilization. The people had managed droughts much more severe than the early 12th century dry period and, Dr. Skopec adds, much of their land could have supported even larger populations. Their abandonment of