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From Tulane News and National Geographic: Lasers reveal Maya war ruins

March 6th, 2019

This story originally appeared on the Tulane News and National Geographic entitled Lasers reveal Maya war ruins on March 1, 2019.

A recent news item from National Geographic featured Tulane University archaeologist and National Geographic Explorer Francisco Estrada-Belli. In the article, Dr. Estrada-Belli discusses how LiDAR and archaeological excavations of royal tombs have enabled researchers to reconstruct royal family relationships and timelines in the Maya area.

Read the entire story in the original article here.

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Thomas F. Reese
SCLAS Executive Director. Professor - Art History
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