When Archaeologists Dug Up A Mexican Cattle Ranch, They Unearthed A Long-Forgotten Kingdom

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Archaeologists in Chiapas, Mexico, have received a tip – and it’s one that they’ve sought for decades. It’s not a glamorous dig, as cattle graze around them while they gently mine for ancient artifacts. However, when they strike something, it’s huge. They’ve discovered the remains of a long-forgotten world in a rancher’s backyard.