Newsvine – Spirits in the Sand | The ancient Nasca lines of Peru shed their secrets

March 14, 2010 at 7:54 pm | Posted in Afghanistan | Leave a comment
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    • Spirits in the Sand | The ancient Nasca lines of Peru shed their secrets

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      From the air, the lines etched in the floor of the desert were hard to see, like drawings left in the sun too long. As our pilot cut tight turns over a desert plateau in southern Peru, north of the town of Nasca, I could just make out a succession of beautifully crafted figures.

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