The work of Millsaps College has rewritten Maya history, demonstrating that advanced civilization flourished in the northern Yucatán long before scholars had previously estimated.
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Millsaps College has the only archaeometric laboratory in the United States devoted exclusively to undergraduate research and study.
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Millsaps Keck Lab Serves as Site for Analysis of Residue of "Black Drink"
Researchers from Millsaps have analyzed chemical residues in prehistoric Native American ceramic vessels. Read More »
Millsaps Scientists Detect Earliest Known Cacao in Northern Maya Pottery
Scientists at Millsaps' Keck Center found the earliest documented evidence of the use of cacao. Read