Archaeologists Exploring An Ancient Pyramid Found Bones That Rewrite Native American History

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Archaeologists excavating at one of modern Mexico’s most important ancient civilization sites make a startling discovery. As they dig, they come across a set of bones, animal remains that are completely unexpected. For these are not the bones of domesticated animals slaughtered for food. And their identity means a radical revision of pre-Columbian Mesoamerican history.