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"An entire civilization has vanished!
The amazing bike adventure where YOU search for clues.
Over a thousand years ago, the Maya civilization suddenly collapsed. It's your mission to find out why!
The adventure is based on Dan Buettner's MayaQuest expeditions in which kids use the Internet to direct activities of archeologists working real Mayan digs.
As you explore ancient Maya sites, you'll rely on high-tech tools, instructions from headquarters, and a trusty mountain bike.
While on your journey, experts send you message to guide you to your next mission.
Explore seven archeological sites through a fascinating maze of artifact filled pyramids.
- Learn Maya history, geography and culture
- Build exploration and critical thinking abilities
- Develop computer communications concepts (Internet, e-mail)"