Decoded Maya hieroglyphs reveal the name of powerful woman ruler: ‘Lady Yopaat’ (

After a decade of work, archaeologists have begun to piece together the lost history of the Mayan city of Cobá in Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula. A dynasty of 14 rulers governed the city. Among them was a female ruler named Lady Yopaat.

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