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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Classic_Maya_collapse

In archaeology, the classic Maya collapse is the decline of Classic Maya civilization and the ..... Ancient Maya: The Rise and Fall of a Rainforest Civilization.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maya_civilization

The Maya civilization was a Mesoamerican civilization developed by the Maya peoples, and ..... This was followed by the fall of Zaculeu, the Mam Maya capital, in 1525. Francisco de Montejo and his son, Francisco de Montejo the Younger, ...

www.history.com/topics/maya

The Maya Empire, centered in the tropical lowlands of what is now Guatemala, reached the peak of its power and influence around the sixth century A.D. The ...

www.thoughtco.com/what-happened-to-the-ancient-maya-2136182

Mar 19, 2017 ... The fall of the Maya is one of history's great mysteries. One of the mightiest civilizations in the ancient Americas simply fell into ruin in a very ...

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

Oct 6, 2009 ... The Fall of the Maya: 'They Did it to Themselves' ... No single factor brings a civilization to its knees, but the deforestation that helped bring on ...

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

Aug 23, 2012 ... It's long been one of ancient history's most intriguing mysteries: Why did the Maya , a remarkably sophisticated civilization made up of more than ...

www.ancient.eu/article/759

Oct 18, 2014 ... 800 and 925 CE saw one of the most dramatic civilization collapses in history. Within a century or so the flourishing Classic Maya civilization fell ...

www.learner.org/exhibits/collapse/mayans.html

Explore the fall of civilizations through four examples: the ancient Maya, Mesopotamia, the Anasazi, and the medieval African empires of Mali and Songhai.

www.bbc.com/earth/story/20160222-severe-droughts-explain-the-mysterious-fall-of-the-maya

Feb 22, 2016 ... The once-thriving Maya civilisation had long since collapsed. By the time the Europeans made landfall, the Maya's political and economic ...

ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2007/08/maya-rise-fall/gugliotta-text

From the August 2007 issue of National Geographic magazine. Scholars have long puzzled over the Maya civilization's rise to glory and fall to ruin. The latest ...