Pre-Columbian "Nasca" Lines in Brazil?

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by James Blake Wiener
published on 22 February 2012
The New York Times ran an article last month, detailing the importance of geoglyphs found deep within the Amazon rainforest in northwestern Brazil. Although they have been known to scientists and archaeologists since the 1970s, these "land carvings" are receiving increasing attention from the international community. Characterized by remarkable "geometric precision" and intricate detail, scholars debate their genesis and purpose. Please click here to read this fascinating piece.
Posted by James Blake Wiener on February 22, 2012, 14:56.


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