Category: animals

Mesoamerican animal husbandry

A team of researchers led by Andrew Somerville of the University of California San Diego, as reported by¬†Cynthia Graber¬†in Scientific American, have produced new evidence that ancient Mesoamericans…

Drinking vessel, 600-800 CE

The portion of this painted ceramic drinking vessel that is shown in this image shows a well-turned- jaguarsporting a knotted scarf and a deer antler. He is a…

Turtles at Monterrico

While we’re on the subject of sea turtles, here’s a photo of baby turtles at Monterrico, on Guatemala’s Pacific coast, from guillermogg’s photostream. By the way, this image…

Sea turtle project at La Barrona Hatchery, Guatemala

A behind the scenes look at volunteer-driven sea turtle conservation at the La Barrona in Guatemala. .