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Scientists discover Mayan city in Guatemala

Posted on Thursday, 29 September, 2005 | Comment icon 7 comments


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"A decades-long mystery surrounding the rumored existence of a Maya city has reportedly ended with the discovery of the city in the jungles of Guatemala."

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Comment icon #1 Posted by STIX on 29 September, 2005, 22:18
"with full excavation of the site possibly beginning during 2007. " so a year and a bit? hell, I'm gonna head down there and nab all the goodies before they get a chance!!
Comment icon #2 Posted by rane on 30 September, 2005, 1:40
has anyone thought maybe these ancient ruins used to be labs for extraterrestrials? if the Egyptians could possess batteries and depict them in paintings, then surely, these mayans are depicting something as well in their pictures of space men, in spaceships need i mention, the 2012 prophecies??...maybe extraterrestrials will return? funny hopw people all have different views to different stories i'm sure that ancient ruins on mountaintops are just as laboratoryesc as these ruins...*rambles* of course the extraterestrials would have packe dup everything, and left nothing but manus behind...spe... [More]
Comment icon #3 Posted by dnb420 on 30 September, 2005, 2:35
has anyone thought maybe these ancient ruins used to be labs for extraterrestrials? if the Egyptians could possess batteries and depict them in paintings, then surely, these mayans are depicting something as well in their pictures of space men, in spaceships need i mention, the 2012 prophecies??...maybe extraterrestrials will return? funny hopw people all have different views to different stories i'm sure that ancient ruins on mountaintops are just as laboratoryesc as these ruins...*rambles* of course the extraterestrials would have packe dup everything, and left nothing but manus behind...spe... [More]
Comment icon #4 Posted by AztecInca on 30 September, 2005, 2:54
There is nothing like solving a mystery and discovering an ancient civilisations ruins. I cant wait to here what they uncover when they do begin the excavations!
Comment icon #5 Posted by ROGER on 30 September, 2005, 3:46
It will be nice to see if the Mayans left enough behind to tell of thier culture and way of life.
Comment icon #6 Posted by kthxbye on 30 September, 2005, 9:30
Guatemala will forever be known to me as Agador's (from the movie the Birdcage) homeland. Even when I think of the word Guatemala I hear it in his voice.
Comment icon #7 Posted by STIX on 30 September, 2005, 15:36
has anyone thought maybe these ancient ruins used to be labs for extraterrestrials? if the Egyptians could possess batteries and depict them in paintings, then surely, these mayans are depicting something as well in their pictures of space men, in spaceships need i mention, the 2012 prophecies??...maybe extraterrestrials will return? funny hopw people all have different views to different stories i'm sure that ancient ruins on mountaintops are just as laboratoryesc as these ruins...*rambles* of course the extraterestrials would have packe dup everything, and left nothing but manus behind...spe... [More]


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