Lidar Uncovers Hundreds of Lost Maya and Olmec Ruins
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Lidar Uncovers Hundreds of Lost Maya and Olmec Ruins

A recent airborne lidar survey revealed hundreds of lost Maya and Olmec ceremonial locations in southern Mexico. The Mexican Instituto Nacional de
Study finds nearly 500 ancient ceremonial sites in southern Mexico
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Study finds nearly 500 ancient ceremonial sites in southern Mexico

Credit: Pixabay/CC0 public domain Last year, a team of international researchers headed by the University of Arizona reported that they had
In Guatemala, archaeologists uncover hidden neighborhood in ancient Maya city
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In Guatemala, archaeologists uncover hidden neighborhood in ancient Maya city

Recent lidar analysis has revealed that an area thought to be natural hills is now a 1,800-year-old ruin. It's located near Tikal’s Lost World
Hidden Traces of a Massive Ancient City Are Still in Mexico's Landscape Today
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Hidden Traces of a Massive Ancient City Are Still in Mexico's Landscape Today

Modern roads and developments have more similarities to ancient urban centers than we realize. This is the case with Teotihuacan, a sprawling
Modern activities follow the contours of ancient Teotihuacan
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Modern activities follow the contours of ancient Teotihuacan

Satellite and lidar images of the Sun Pyramid at Teotihuacan. The satellite portion of the image is in the left-hand half, while the lidar portion
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