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AI Identifies New Geoglyphs Among Nazca Lines in Peru

AI Identifies New Geoglyphs Among Nazca Lines in Peru

The Nazca Lines in Peru are among the most mysterious geoglyphs in all of archaeology. These glyphs of humanoids, geometric shapes, and...
Salango on the coast of Ecuador has a history known to date back 5000 years. (CC BY-SA 4.0)

Ecuadorian Infants Discovered Wearing Child Skull ‘Helmets’

Archaeologists in Ecuador have found two buried infants wearing “helmets” fashioned from the skulls of two other children. The ritual complex and funerary...
Student Defends Thesis In Ancient Andean Quechua Language

Student Defends Thesis In Ancient Andean Quechua Language

A Peruvian student, Roxana Quispe Collantes, has written and defended her post-doctoral thesis “in Quechua”, the ancient language of the Andean Incas. Quispe Collantes...
Inca Empire Constructed Over 40,000 Kms of Roads and Superhighways in 100 Years

Inca Empire Constructed Over 40,000 Kms of Roads and Superhighways in 100 Years

The Inca Empire was a superpower that was centered on the western coast of South America. This prevailing civilization flourished between the 15th...
The princess mummy was found gripping feathers. (Inside Edition / YouTube)

8-Year-Old ‘Princess’ Mummy Finally Laid to Rest in Her Home Bolivia

An incredibly well-preserved and rare young female mummy is finally being returned from North America to her rightful home in Bolivia. 129 years after...
The Caral temples in the arid Supe Valley. (Xauxa / CC BY-SA 3.0)

Ancient Pyramid Cities of Peru: A Catalogue of Swift Decline

From 2600 BC to 1533, the legacy of the Peruvian region has revealed no end of epic tales of power, growth, unification, and...
Portrait of Francisco Pizarro. (ORGPE / Public Domain)

The Inkarri and the Golden City of Paititi: The Myths Born from Blood and...

On August 29, 1533, the Incan King Atahualpa , who only ruled for one single year, was ordered by Francisco Pizarro (1471-1541)...

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