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July 23: A team of researchers discovers a pre-Incan mummy and eight skeletons beneath a shantytown in Lima. Msnbc.com's Dara Brown reports.
General view of the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu in the Peruvian department of Cusco, 23th June 2007. The French Institut of Andean Studies in Peru on June 04, 2008 showed a map made by German engineer Herman Görhing in 1874 depicting the location of Inca citadel of Macchu Picchu. Görhing and his co
Machu Picchu, PERU: General view of the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu in the Peruvian department of Cusco, 23th June 2007. Machu Picchu was named on July 7th, 2007, as one of the new Seven Wonders of the World at a ceremony in Lisbon. A private Swiss foundation launched the contest in January 2007, a
A four-month old puppy that goes by the name "Ears" is seen in Lima November 10, 2008. Peruvians crazy about their national dog the Peruvian Hairless Dog, a bald and often toothless breed popular among Incan kings, offered on Monday to send a hypoallergenic puppy to the Obama family. REUTERS/Mariana
Lima, PERU: Picture taken on June 23rd, 2007, of the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu in the Peruvian department of Cusco. Machu Picchu. A UNESCO inspection removed technical objections and decided not no include the once-lost city of the Inca empire -named on July as one of the new Seven Wonders of the