Campana Pyramid

  • News HeadlinesMaya built the Campana Pyramid as a bomb shelter

    Maya built the Campana Pyramid as a bomb shelter

    (ORDO NEWS) — According to research conducted by the University of Colorado at Boulder (USA), the Mayan pyramid in El Salvador was built to protect against volcanic eruptions. The “Tierra Blanca Joven” eruption, which occurred in 539 AD on the Ilopango volcano, where the crater lake is now located, was the largest eruption in Central America in the last 10 thousand years. According to the researchers, after the eruption, about…