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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maya_civilization

The Maya civilization was a Mesoamerican civilization developed by the Maya peoples, and noted for its hieroglyphic script—the only known fully developed ...

www.history.com/news/what-caused-the-maya-collapse-archaeologists-uncover-new-clues

Jan 25, 2017 ... Scientists have long wondered what exactly happened in the ninth century A.D., when the flourishing Maya civilization in Mesoamerica fell into ...

www.history.com/topics/maya

From the late eighth through the end of the ninth century, something unknown happened to shake the Maya civilization to its foundations. One by one, the ...

science.nasa.gov/science-news/science-at-nasa/2009/06oct_maya

Oct 6, 2009 ... New findings suggest the Maya may have played a key role in their own downfall. ... "We believe that's what happened," says Griffin. "The Maya ...

www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/why-did-the-mayan-civilization-collapse-a-new-study-points-to-deforestation-and-climate-change-30863026

Aug 23, 2012 ... Bustling Mayan cities such as Tikal, in present-day Guatemala, were likely abandoned ... Although the Mayan people never entirely disappeared—their descendants still ... Grisly Things That Happened During the Viking Era.

www.lifedeathprizes.com/amazing-stuff/mayans-ancient-aliens-11094

The whole Mayan civilisation simply vanished. The Mayan cities were abandoned, the people's traditions forgotten and their languages lost forever.

io9.com/5928085/10-civilizations-that-disappeared-under-mysterious-circumstances

Jul 23, 2012 ... Though it's often said that the Maya civilization began a mysterious ... the place probably served as a temple for nomadic tribes in the area.

web.stanford.edu/class/e297c/trade_environment/photo/hmayan.html

The ancient Mayan civilization was one of the most fascinating and influential cultures in our ... However, each tribe still had its own specific culture and style.

inneroptics.net/mayan_kingdom_book/decline

The causes for the Maya's decline are numerous, but one of the central causes is that the demands they placed upon their environment grew beyond the ...