A new civilization could be discovered in the Honduras . This is what suggests the objects unearthed during historical excavations conducted in the heart of the lush forest of the Mosquitia. Since January 12, the remains of an unknown civilization are gradually updated. Sixty hundreds of years old objects have been found by researchers.
Among them, the sculpture of a head of jaguar, in a State of incredible preservation. Archeologists estimate that the objects date to 1 000 to 1 400 years after Jesus Christ, according to the local daily La Prensa . proof of the exceptional nature of the discovery, the president of the country, Juan Orlando Hernández, visited on-site. These remains would have belonged to a mysterious pre-Columbian city, a different civilization of the Mayas.
A city filled with gold?
Many want to believe that it is of the mythical “White City”, also called “City of the monkey God», that the Spanish colonists thought filled with gold. In the 16th century, Spanish colon Hernán Cortés evoked this city lost in a letter to the King of Spain.
Is a team of archaeologists adventurers, led by the American Chris Fisher, who is responsible for the excavations. The explorers had fallen on the remains last year. The place was first spotted in 2012, using aerial remote sensing system by laser, during an expedition led by researchers of the University of Houston and the American Center for airborne laser mapping.