The Nazca Lines

The Nazca lines: A spider petroglyph Colegota/licensed via Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2.5 Spain

About 200 miles southeast of Lima, Peru, between the Andes Mountains and the Pacific Ocean, there are lines etched into the desert. The glyphs have remained intact for centuries, and have been avidly studied since their discovery in the late 1920s.

Topics in this Podcast: Latin American history, Ancient History, nazca lines, South American history