Mayan ruins of Quirigua – Guatemala

Many ancient cultures believe their ancestors were visited by “star brothers” who came from the sky. This is one example of, what some believe, is a depiction of ancient advanced technology.

Quirigua was one of the smallest Mayan cities, but one of the most notable due to its splendid series of monuments. It was an autonomic capital and inhabited since the 2nd century AD, and flourished until the 10th century, when it was abandoned for unknown reasons.