Archaeologists in Mexico City have discovered a mass grave of what may have been the last warriors to resist conquistador Hernán Cortés, who took the Aztec capital in 1521.
The above from National Geographic. Where there is also a video.
The History Blog also has a write up on this subject as well as a link to the AP article. Image from Flickr User GazzaS.
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