News Maharishi in the World Today

How We Present
the News

Remote-sensing reveals details of ancient Olmec site in Mexico
by Will Dunham

Reuters    Translate This Article
31 October 2021

On 31 October 2021 Reuters reported: Aerial remote-sensing of a large region of Mexico has revealed hundreds of ancient Mesoamerican ceremonial centers, including a large one at an important site for the ancient Olmec culture that is known for its colossal stone heads. Global Good News service views this news as a sign of rising positivity in the fields of culture and science, documenting the growth of life-supporting, evolutionary trends.

The remote-sensing method, called lidar, pinpointed 478 ceremonial centers in areas that were home to the ancient Olmec and Maya cultures dating to roughly 1100-400 BC, researchers said on Monday [25 October].

Lidar, short for Light Detection and Ranging, penetrates vegetation and pinpoints structures that otherwise might not be seen from the air or the ground.

... Many of the hundreds of ceremonial complexes identified in the study share common layouts like the one at San Lorenzo [which is located in Veracruz in the lowlands near the Gulf of Mexico]. Many appear to have been built with orientations aligned with the direction of sunrise on specific key ceremonial dates.

To read the entire article click here

Every day Global Good News documents the rise of a better quality of life dawning in the world and highlights the need for introducing Natural Law based—Total Knowledge based—programmes to bring the support of Nature to every individual, raise the quality of life of every society, and create a lasting state of world peace.

Translation software is not perfect; however if you would like to try it, you can translate this page using:

(Altavista babelfish)

Send Good News to Global Good News.

Your comments.

cultural news more

World News | Genetic Engineering | Education | Business | Health News

Search | Global News | Agriculture and Environmental News | Business News
Culture News | Education News | Government News | Health News
Science and Technology News | World Peace | Maharishi Programmes
Press Conferences | Transcendental Meditation | Celebration Calendars | Gifts
News by Country | News in Pictures | What's New | Modem/High Speed | RSS/XML