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Divers uncover mysteries of earliest inhabitants of Americas deep inside Yucatan cavesThousands of years ago, the first inhabitants of the Americas journeyed deep into caves to mine red ochre, a highly valued clay earth pigment.
New research sheds light on the day the dinosaurs died: "We could have had a very different planet"For the first time, we have a detailed picture of what happened in the 24 hours after an asteroid hit the Earth 65 million years ago and caused dinosaurs to become extinct. A research team led by the..
Rocks discovered from the day the dinosaurs died 66 million years ago when an asteroid hit the EarthRocks from the most pivotal moment in Earth's history were discovered offshore of the Yucatan Peninsula, a study says.
Massive waves of toxic seaweed inundate Yucatan Peninsula beachesIt is the biggest algae bloom in the world: a 5,000-mile mass of seaweed stretching from Africa to the Caribbean. Across the Yucatan Peninsula, massive waves of the growth, called sargassum, are..
Nature up close: Swimming with whale sharksA meeting with giants off the coast of Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula
Mexican police rescue 25 kidnapping victims in CancunThe police department of Quintana Roo in Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula rescued 25 individuals who had been kidnapped from a Cancun call center, police chief Alberto Capella said Wednesday.
Mexican prosecutors investigate potential kidnapping in CancunThe attorney general of Quintana Roo in Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula said on Wednesday that it is investigating the possible kidnapping of at least 27 people in Cancun.
Mexico plans cutbacks to president's flagship 'Mayan Train' projectMexico will shorten the 1,525-km (948-mile) route for a proposed "Mayan Train" designed to link tourist hot spots and spur development on the Yucatan Peninsula, an official said on Tuesday, in a move..