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IN SEARCH OF MAYA TIME
Understanding a different calendar from our own might seem like an impossible task, especially if the only symbols are a series of glyphs .
By Beatriz Martí
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MAYA UNIVERSE
Ever since the beginning of archaeology, the discovery of ceramic pieces and diverse pottery objects has contributed towards the specialists' understanding of ancient maya civilizations.
By Shelagh McNally
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MAYA COSMOLOGY
Alongside the development of sciences like astronomy and mathematics, and arts such as architecture, the Maya conceived the origin of the world, the shape of the universe and the deities living in it.
By Beatriz Martí
   
CORN AND THE MAYA
When Christopher Columbus landed in America he wasn't in search of a new world; he was looking for a shorter trade route to transport spices from the Far East to Europe. However he found something far more valuable: corn.
By Juan José Morales
 
MAYA NAVIGATORS
During the pre-Classic period (A.D. 900-1500) there was an intense traffic flow of boats covering both extremes of the marine routes in the Mundo Maya.
By Juan JosÚ Morales
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MAYA CODICES
After surviving destruction and oblivion, three beautiful codices made from the inner bark of fig trees, narrate part of the Maya history.
By Beatriz MartÝ
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VILLAINS FROM THE SEA
Between the 16th and 18th centuries, European pirates devastated the coast of the Mexican port of Campeche.
By Beatriz MartÝ
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THE BOOKS OF THE CHILAM BALAM
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