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Shards of Asteroid That Killed the Dinosaurs May Have Been Found in Fossil Site

New York Times 07 Apr 2022
In a North Dakota deposit far from the Chicxulub crater in Mexico, remains of the rock from space were preserved within amber, a paleontologist says ... .
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Steps underway to rescue unique Ixil onions from Yucatan

Fresh Plaza 31 Mar 2022
As this number is quite low, the Ministry of Rural Development of Yucatan started a rescue program in November 2021 ... Source. theyucatantimes.com. Publication date ....
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The equinox at Yucatan pyramid Chichen Itza

The Daily Journal - San Mateo 26 Mar 2022
As an amateur astronomer, I had always wanted to see, what is considered to be one of the wonders of the world, Chichen Itza. Chichen Itza is the largest pyramid in the Yucatan of Mexico. It was built by the Mayans. They still exist but at the time they built the pyramids, they were an ancient civilization that was very advanced ... 21, 2012 ... .
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Mike Fiers, veteran pitcher of 11 MLB seasons, signs with Mexico's Leones de Yucatan

CBS Sports 25 Mar 2022
Mike Fiers, a veteran right-handed pitcher with appearances in 11 big-league seasons, has signed a contract with Leones de Yucatan of the Mexican Baseball League, according to an announcement from the team ... Last year's Yucatan roster included several former big-league players, including Radhames Liz, Logan Ondrusek, and Manny Parra ... St ... Watch Now.. .
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ATE DAY8 a week // February 16-22, 2022

Fort Worth Weekly 17 Feb 2022
tequila, lime, and a little sweetness ... 8.) Best Margarita 2021 for both the readers and the critic was Yucatan Tequila Bar & Grill (909 W Magnolia Av, Ste 10, 682-385-9395). “Light, refreshing, not too acidic, not too sugary, Yucatan has the ideal mainstream margarita if drinking isn’t your side job and just another something to do that’s fun.
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Fisherman Survives Sinking off Yucatan By Clinging to Floating Cooler

The Maritime Executive 09 Feb 2022
On a routine voyage from Coatzacoalcos, Mexico to Port Manatee, Florida, the container feeder Queen B carried out a miraculous rescue ... The fisherman, identified by local media as Eric Estrada, 33, had departed the port of Celestun on the Yucatan Peninsula with his nephew on January 29 ... ....
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Chocolate Trail: Sacred Maya Cacao Groves Found In Mexico’s Yucatan

Ancient Origins 01 Feb 2022
As divine gift, money and a source of power, cacao, the plant that feeds the present-day chocolate obsession, was even more precious to the ancient Maya of the northern Yucatan ... Now, a new study published in Journal of Archaeological Science Reports has discovered where in the Yucatan Peninsula these Maya cacao trees were grown.
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Smith bags ocellated turkey in Yucatan adventure

Enterprise Journal 29 Jan 2022
Wayne Smith’s Mexico turkey hunt did not get off to an auspicious start. After the hunters arrived at the concession — as the hunting area was called — they went out to target practice ... --- ... Login ... Existing subscribers ... Subscribe. Did you enjoy this article? ... ....
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His experience of Yucatan not so fun

Enterprise Journal 29 Jan 2022
Like Wayne Smith in the article here, I got to do some exploring on the Yucatan Peninsula once, only in my case “expelling” may be the better word — as in throwing up ... --- ... Login ... Existing subscribers ... Subscribe. Did you enjoy this article? ... loading ... ....
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Mexico's Yucatan peninsula: A refreshing alternative to Cancun's tourist meccas

The Arizona Republic 22 Jan 2022
Less than 200 miles from Cancun airport, the Yucatan state is a refreshing alternative to the mega-resort towns of Tulum and Playa del Carmen ... .
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01.18.22Conrad Tulum Riviera Maya Ushers in New Era of Luxury to Yucatan Peninsula (Conrad Hotels & Resorts - Conrad Hospitality LLC)

Public Technologies 18 Jan 2022
) Leisure TravelOpenings. Conrad Tulum Riviera Maya Ushers in New Era of Luxury to Yucatan Peninsula ... January 18, 2022Americas. Share. Related Items. Photo GalleryConrad Tulum Riviera Maya Ushers in New Era of Luxury to Yucatan Peninsula (Gallery) ... Autor ... Photo GalleryConrad Tulum Riviera Maya Ushers in New Era of Luxury to Yucatan Peninsula (Gallery).
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Cenotes, sacred to the Mayans, treat Yucatan visitors to cool dips, glimpses into ancient cultures

The Morning Journal 10 Jan 2022
There’s hardly a better way to spend a hot day than swimming in a cenote on Mexico’s Yucatan peninsula ... With 6,000 of these freshwater-fiIled sinkholes on the Yucatan peninsula, you’ll find one to suit every age and expertise in the water ... ATVs were used to travel Yucatan’s backcountry to visit a thatched-roof Mayan village.
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Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula is perfect for a sun-filled and mystical Mayan holiday

The Sun 01 Jan 2022
I HOLD my breath, unable to swim away as 100 or so bats dart around my head ­missing me by centimetres. We’ve taken the plunge in the Jaguar Cenote — one of 6,000 natural sinkholes in Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula, and someone’s splash has accidentally stirred the cave’s flying residents. 5. 5 ... “Each cenote is like a fingerprint”, he says ... Go. Mexico. COVID.
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In Mexico, an Indigenous Women's Softball Team Breaks Barriers

New York Times 17 Nov 2021
A Mayan team from a small community on the Yucat�n Peninsula has caused a sensation by excelling as its athletes play barefoot and wear traditional dresses, breaking barriers with every game ... .

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