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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 ... Although termed a collapse, it did not mark the end of the Maya civilization but rather a shift away from the Southern Lowlands as a power center; ...

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

Aug 23, 2012 ... Although the Mayan people never entirely disappeared—their descendants ... over the course of a century as the Mayan civilization collapsed.

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. ... "But like many other cultures before and after them, they ended up ... A major drought occurred about the time the Maya began to disappear.

www.history.com/news/ask-history/why-did-the-maya-abandon-their-cities

Oct 5, 2016 ... The ancient Maya, whose early settlements date back to about 2000 ... The growth of the great Mayan civilization is as much a mystery as ... http://www. history.com/news/ask-history/why-did-the-maya-abandon-their-cities ... What is certain is that the Mayans didn't disappear in the aftermath of the collapse.

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

Jun 29, 2017 ... Maya culture was at its peak: mighty temples were lined up in precision ... and destroyed in 760 A.D. Did they war with one another enough to ...

www.livescience.com/22581-mayan-empire-collapse-explained.html

Aug 22, 2012 ... Then, around A.D. 900 Mayan civilization disintegrated. ... but it does explain a substantial portion of the overall drying that is thought to have ...

www.ancient.eu/article/759/the-classic-maya-collapse

Oct 18, 2014 ... Within a century or so the flourishing Classic Maya civilization fell into a .... The Maya culture suffered a terrible blow, but it did not disappear ...

www.ancient-code.com/3-reasons-ancient-maya-collapsed

Jan 23, 2015 ... The ancient Maya were a Mesoamerican civilization that flourished in the ... Not only did the Maya produce corn, historical study suggest that ...

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 decline in ... How did this thriving Polynesian civilization disappear after ...