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Stonehenge scanned with digital lasers

The intricacies of Stonehenge have been brought to life like never before thanks to a new laser scan. The analysis has revealed in startling detail as…

Was Stonehenge a monument to unity ?

British researchers believe that Stonehenge was originally built as a monument to peace and unity. The famous stone circle is thought to have have bee…

Revellers mark solstice at Stonehenge

Crowds gathering at Stonehenge for this year’s summer solstice were met with grey skies and rain. Pagans, druids and other attendees were unable to se…

Temple on Orkney predates Stonehenge

A temple found on Orkney off the northern coast of Scotland may predate Stonehenge by 500 years. While only 10% of the site has been excavated archaeo…

Stonehenge rock source discovered

Scientists believe they’ve found the precise source of the rocks used in Stonehenge’s first circle. The rocks are believed to have come from an outcro…

Ancient Astronomers

The following is an article from the book Uncle John’s Bathroom Reader Plunges Into the Universe. Astronomy wasn’t invented a couple of hundred years ago. The study of stars is almost as old as humanity itself. (Image credit: Wikipedia member Prof saxx) The oldest and most famous cave paintings (16,000 to 20,000 years old) are in Lascaux, France. [...]

What Really Happened To Stonehenge

The mysteries of Stonehenge is explained at last! Via Nerd Approved

200ft crop circle within yards of Stonehenge

A massive crop circle has turned up in a wheat field right next to the historic Stonehenge. Speculation continues as to who is responsible, some belie…

The Late Movies: Summer Solstice at Stonehenge

Each year, thousands of people gather at Stonehenge to watch the sun rise on the summer solstice, the longest day of the year. The entire celebration is a day of diversity: Druids chant, Wiccan priestesses gather, drummers form circles, dancers of all genres perform, and revelers just take it all in. Here, we’ve rounded up [...]

Laser scans Stonehenge for its secrets

Archaeologists are scanning Stonehenge with lasers hoping to find clues to how it was constructed. In 1993, photographic documentation was performed t…