Science: Diggers, Jun. 24, 1946

During the war the bones and buildings of Ancient Man slept soundly. With almost every promising digging site out of bounds for one reason or another, the world's archeologists—many of whom were engaged in military intelligence work —had a long breather. Now, having evaluated such new, war-perfected tools as mine detectors, stereoscopic air photography and explosive microcharges, they are on the prowl again.

Roman Relics. In a way, the war was a help to archeology. Bombs, shells and fires wrecked many European cities, sweeping modern structures from the ancient remains beneath. British diggers, of...

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