The Mayan empire can now be seen with new light thanks to engineering feats, namely LIDAR.
This technology has shown us ancient kingdoms in Kuala Lampur, Asia and now – the Mayan megopolis hidden under the canopy of trees.
National Geographic Mayan Video
Ancient and modern wisdom meet now as archeologists, National Geographic and technology firms collaborate to reveal the hidden mysteries of what many have known – that the Mayan Kingdom stretched far wider than currently seen with the naked eye.
Tuesday February 6 the National Geographic Channel will reveal what was found with this approach.