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CSU Anthropology’s Chris Fisher appears in Washington Post

CSU Anthropology professor and archaeologist Chris Fisher recently appeared in the Washington Post to detail his team’s findings in the Honduran jungle.

Photo by Dave Yoder, Natl Geographic

Chris Fisher during a Honduran expedition. Photo by Dave Yoder, Natl Geographic

Although the Honduran President claims that the notorious White City — la Ciudad Blanca — has been discovered, Fisher refutes this claim, telling the Washington Post that he does not believe the legendary city exists. Instead, Fisher explained that his team has found a much more important and broader discovery, that of a lost Honduran civilization.

“The White City myth is fascinating, but it is just that — it’s a myth,” Fisher said. “What we actually found was a lost city. It’s not Ciudad Blanca. I don’t think Ciudad Blanca actually exists.”

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