Journey to Belize: Spider Monkeys, the Internet, and Duendes

This post continues the retelling of my recent trip to Belize: participating in an archaeological field school and learning about jaguar conservation. To read the other entries in this series, click on the “Travel” category to the right. Spider Monkeys When I awoke on June 2, 2017, I was in a strange mood. I had … More Journey to Belize: Spider Monkeys, the Internet, and Duendes

Journey to Belize: Granite, Talks, and Doubt

This post continues the retelling of my recent time in Belize: participating in archaeological excavations on Mayan ruins and learning about jaguar conservation. Entering “Belize” in the search bar to the right will reveal the rest of the entries in this series. On Wednesday, May 31, I continued excavating at Structure 130. But before the Humboldt State crew and … More Journey to Belize: Granite, Talks, and Doubt