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Never Mind the Apocalypse: Earliest Mayan Calendar Found

The earliest Mayan calendar found. Learn more about the earliest Mayan calendar found in this article.

May 11, 2012
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Conservator Angelyn Bass cleans and stabilizes the surface of a wall of a Maya house that dates to the ninth century. The figure of a man who may have been the town scribe appears on the wall to her left. | Tyrone Turner/National Geographic
Conservator Angelyn Bass cleans and stabilizes the surface of a wall of a Maya house that dates to the ninth century. The figure of a man who may have been the town scribe appears on the wall to her left. | Tyrone Turner/National Geographic