Science: Diggers

Little bands of men roaming over the earth, poking in pits, caves, quarries, mounds, buttes, for vestiges of the creatures that roamed the earth before them. Bigger bands of men examining maps, bringing steam shovels, excavating whole dead civilizations. Millions of dollars spent in digging every year. . . . Following are significant efforts and exhumations of the past two months.

North America. The most fruitful and fascinating digging on this continent has been conducted by five distinct expeditions, amid ruins of the antique (600 B. C.—1500 A. D.) Mayan civilization.

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