The most well-known pyramid in Mexico is still shrouded in mystery.
A lavish tomb of a female Maya ruler was discovered in 1994 at Palenque. The identity of the woman is still unknown.
Parts of a 19th Century theory still exist today linking ancient Mexico to a fabulous lost kingdom
In 1562 a Franciscan friar serving in the Yucatan burned thousands of Maya artifacts including dozens of books.
Did a group of ancient Maya leave earth many centuries ago?
Twin brothers played an important role in the Maya story of the creation of the universe.
The ancient Maya were quintessential stargazers. What did they believe about the earth and the universe?
A wide variety of hallucinogenic substances have been used in Mexico for thousands of years.
A beautiful writing system emerged from the jungles of Mexico over 2,000 years ago. Here is its story.