Tag: PE – Lines and Geoglyphs of Nasca and Palpa

Researchers find 168 more ancient images at Peru’s Nazca Lines; Jaclyn Diaz; NCPR

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The new findings add to the 190 previously discovered geoglyphs at the UNESCO World Heritage site. The discoveries are thought to date to between 100 B.C. and A.D. 300.

Source: Researchers find 168 more ancient images at Peru’s Nazca Lines

Researchers discover over 100 new ancient designs in Peru’s Nazca lines; Reuters

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More than a hundred new designs discovered in and around Peru’s ancient Nazca plain and surrounding areas could bring new information to light about the mysterious pre-Columbian artworks that have intrigued scientists and visitors for decades. Following two years of field surveys with aerial photos and drones, Peruvian and Japanese researches from Yamagata University earlier this month reported the discovery of 168 new designs at the UNESCO World Heritage site on Peru’s southern Pacific coast.

Source: Researchers discover over 100 new ancient designs in Peru’s Nazca lines | Science-Environment