In 1987 local villagers digging in a swamp found an amazing ancient religious site.
The Otomí are one of the most ignored and marginalized indigenous groups in Mexico. Here are 4 of their legends.
The Aztec goddess of water once ruled an entire universe and then destroyed it.
Little is known about this mysterious lost city in the state of Colima.
After the Classic Maya Collapse, what happened in the Yucatán?
It was one of the largest and most important cities in ancient Mexico, so why have you never heard of Cantona?
Three mysterious carved stones have stood in a remote part of Oaxaca for thousands of years. Who carved them? Why?
Many terrifying creatures lurked among the myths of the ancient Aztecs.
Some of the most elaborate art and architecture exist in this ancient Maya city.
Unknown to most, this site was a destination of pilgrims from all over ancient Mexico for centuries.
A 13,000 year old skeleton found in the Yucatán may re-write the history books.
Tlaloc has a long history among the gods of ancient Mexico. He was more than just the rain giver.
Once nearly extinct, this unusual dog has played an important role in Mexico since ancient times
The most breathtaking paintings of the ancient Americas exist in a remote jungle ruin.
The Seri have an old legend of white giants arriving in boats. Is there historical fact behind the myth?
A dynasty of a small ancient Mexican kingdom managed to survive upheavals & tragedies
Who was this mysterious figure from Ancient Mexico?
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.
In the ancient city of Tula, colossal statues stand guard. What are they?
According to the ancient Maya was the world really supposed to end in 2012?
Could an archaeological site in central Mexico be 250,000 years old?
Are there monuments on Mars? How do they relate to Ancient Mexico?