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Drought Blamed for Fall of Mayan Civilisation (Video Report)

Source: Reuters via AOL

Description:Researchers in Mexico say the mighty Mayan civilization that thrived in central America for 2700 years from 1800 BC, might have been brought down by climate change. Based on research deep underground, the scientists say there’s evidence of long-term drought during the period of population decline. (2:17) . . . SOURCE