Ancient Maya Swapped Culture With Multiple Groups (7 of 7) (video) American Association for the Advancement of Science Share Print E-Mail Loading video... Caption This shows the excavation of the A-24 platform at Ceibal revealing the earliest known monumental construction in the Maya lowlands. This video relates to a paper that appeared in the April 26, 2013, issue of Science, published by AAAS. The paper, by Takeshi Inomata at University of Arizona in Tucson, Ariz., and colleagues was titled, "Early Ceremonial Constructions at Ceibal, Guatemala, and the Origins of Lowland Maya Civilization." Credit [Video by Takeshi Inomata] Usage Restrictions Please cite the owner of the video when publishing. This video may be freely used by reporters as part of news coverage, with proper attribution. Non-reporters must contact Science for permission. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.