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Ancient Observatories: Chichén Itzá
Live from Chichén Itzá: The Descent of the Serpent (Webcast)
Date: March 21, 2005
Running Time: 02:03:07
Join us in our celebration of the spring equinox—the day and night are of equal length and the sun is at its sunrise midpoint along the horizon. Like many ancient cultures, the Maya in Southern Mexico kept the positions of the sun in mind while building their great buildings. ... More »
On a limestone plateau in the northern region of the Yucatan peninsula lie the relics of Chichén Itzá, once one of the most powerful cities of the Maya. Ruins of the temples of this ancient civilization spread from the jungles of Guatemala to the Yucatan. Today, Chichén Itzá ... More »

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Live from Chichén Itzá: The Descent of the Serpent (Webcast)
3/21/2005   
Celebrate the spring equinox at the Mayan ruins of Chichén Itzá, in the state of Yuc ...

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02:03:07
Live from Chichén Itzá: The Descent of the Serpent (Webcast)
3/21/2005   
Celebrate the spring equinox at the Mayan ruins of Chichén Itzá, in the state of Yuc ...