Time, time, time, see what’s become of me, while I look around for my possibilities – Simon & Garfunkle
Does every human society have a beginning, middle, and end, or are there even more possibilities? Travel back in time with us to see how people and culture throughout history have viewed time, used time, experienced time, marked time, and even ignored time.
Make a note on your calendar and join us for a timely season of fascinating archaeological explorations. Don’t be late!
What is the truth about Maya prophecies and the end of the world? For the Maya, time was not just a means of measuring the course of history; it was a shaping force in their daily and religious lifes. The decoding of ancient glyphs provides insight into classic Maya views of time and leads to a greater understanding of their complex world.
Throughout history, humans have been fascinated with the sometimes glorious rise and inevitable fall of empires. Archaeological evidence reveals both sides of empire – the victorious conquerors and the subjugated conquered. Explore the legacy of the different voices of empires as we uncover the ‘buried truth.’
Food not only powers our bodies, but our civilizations. Throughout history, great powers have fought wars over food, the elite have issued decrees about food, people have been enslaved by food, and explorers have journeyed around the world for food. Indeed, our stomachs rule our societies. Join us for a journey through time as we explore food as a powerful force in history.