The Nazca lines are a series of ancient geoglyphs located in the Nazca Desert in southern Peru. Their purpose remains unknown. The hundreds of individual figures range in complexity from simple lines to stylized hummingbirds, spiders, monkeys, fish, shark
Nature World News Researchers Find Ancient Geoglyphs in Peru that Predate Nazca Lines Nature World News These ancient geoglyphs, designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site, are a series of enigmatic shapes and lines and stylized figures of animals.
High winds and sandstorms in Peru have revealed previously undiscovered geoglyphs in the ancient Nazca Lines. These figures appeared in the field of Changuillo. A camelid above an unidentified bird [Credit: Eduardo Herrán Gómez de la Torre/El Comercio]