In Photos: Enormous Ancient Mexican Temple

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Valley of Oaxaca

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Researchers excavating in Mexico's Valley of Oaxaca (shown here) have uncovered the area's earliest known temple precinct (El Palenque's temple), which…Read More »

the scientists say, was staffed by a specialized priesthood. The scientists detailed their findings in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences the week of April 22, 2013.   Less «
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