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Day: March 1, 2017

Maya Jade Pendant of Ancient King Discovered

A buried jade pendant thought to have belonged to an ancient Maya king has been discovered in an 800-A.D tomb found in the most surprising of places in Central America. This finding, published in the journal Ancient Mesoamerica, brings forth more questions about Maya history. The discovery was made by an archaeologist from UC San

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Earth, Originally, Had A Solid Shell

New research suggests that plate tectonics, the driving force of earthquakes and volcanoes, began at a later period in Earth’s history, and not at the very formation of the planet. The findings are published in Nature. Plate tectonics represent a key feature of our modern Earth: it constitutes a theory that describes the movements of huge

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