Frontiers of Anthropology: The Last Word on Mayans and Mississippians

Frontiers of Anthropology: The Last Word on Mayans and Mississippians

Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site is the area of an ancient indigenous city (c. 600–1400 CE) located in the American Bottom floodplain, between East Saint Louis and Collinsville.

The lost city of Cahokia: Archaeologists uncover Native Americans’ sprawling metropolis under St Louis

In 1980 the bones of a bird with a wingspan of twenty-five feet were found in Central Argentina. It has been named the "Magnificent Argentine Bird" AKA "Argentavis magnificens." It is estimated to be about eight million years old. This species is the largest flying bird discovered. So far...    Kenneth E. Campbell, (one of the discoverers,) stands in front of a silhouette of the "Magnificent Argentine Bird." And yes, this is to scale...This is on display at the Natural History Museum in Los…

Thunderbird

Argentavis magnificens wingspan the biggest bird that was able to fly through the skies went extinct years ago

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mississippian culture | ... of cahokia and the mississippian culture of which it was a part

Clues found near the site of Cahokia (above) indicated that a flood occurred at the height of the city& population and power.

Unsolved Mysteries Of Cahokia - What Really Happened With The Large Metropolis? - MessageToEagle.com

Unsolved Mysteries Of Cahokia - What Really Happened With The Large Metropolis? - MessageToEagle.com

Ancient pyramids all over the world. How strange that the same design pops up over & over, so far away from the others - Imgur

Ancient pyramids all over the world. How strange that the same design pops up over & over, so far away from the others

Ancient pyramids all over the world. How strange that the same design pops up over & over, so far away from the others.<it might just be the best way to build something up and walk on it, in those time periods.

Monolitos Moais #RapaNui #Historia

The Rapa Nui (Easter Island) heads have bodies! While this isn't news in the Archaeology world, the discovery of hieroglyphs on the bases sort of is. Really interesting stuff!

Illinois Adventure #1308 "Cahokia Mounds"  The remains of the most sophisticated prehistoric native civilization north of Mexico are preserved at Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site. Within the 2,200-acre tract, located a few miles west of Collinsville, Illinois, lie the archaeological remnants of the central section of the ancient settlement that is today known as Cahokia.

Illinois Adventure "Cahokia Mounds" The remains of the most sophisticated prehistoric native civilization north of Mexico are preserved at Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site. Within the tract, located a few miles west of Collinsville, Il

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