(1) This time-lapse documentary with stunning cinematography demonstrates archaeo-astronomical phenomena in the Maya areas.  Condensing a year of astronomical alignments into just minutes, the film portrays a view of Mayan temples “in action.”  (2) Dr. Chloe Duckworth, aka ArchaeoDuck, forms an alliance with Career In Ruins to delve into the use of archaeology and anthropology in the Star Trek franchise.  Who are the best and worst archaeologists in the various series? What do Star Trek and archaeology have to do with colonialism?

Produced in 2021 by Archaeological Legacy Institute

Copyright 2021 by Archaeological Legacy Institute

Web links:

Archaeoastronomy (Maya Exploration Center)

Dr. Chloe Duckworth (Newcastle University)

Maya Astronomy (Wikipedia)

Mesoamerican Archaeoastronomy (J.Q. Jacobs)