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Stunning Photos From Around The World Show The Magic Of The Summer Solstice

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 06.21.2016 | Religion

If you peered up into the sky at any point on Monday, you likely would have seen a big, beautiful full moon shining down at you. The June full moon, n...

The Climate Post: Climate Change Poses Threat to World Heritage Sites

Tim Profeta | Posted 06.03.2016 | Green
Tim Profeta

Yellowstone National Park, Venice, Jordan's Wadi Rum, and Easter Island's Rapa Nui National Park are some of the 31 natural and cultural World Heritag...

4 Breathtaking Pit Stops You Have to Make if You Travel to England

Gabrielle Pfeiffer | Posted 05.24.2016 | Travel
Gabrielle Pfeiffer

England is full of so much history and culture that it is so hard to narrow down the list of places to visit. These four attractions are ones that you should not miss if you get the chance to visit.

Satan's Giants Built Stonehenge, Creationist Claims

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 04.19.2016 | Weird News

Who built Stonehenge? One creationist claims to have the answer: Giants. Not just any giants, either. Theologist Dr. Dennis Lindsay, president and CEO...

Researchers Find More Women Buried At Stonehenge Than Men

The Huffington Post | Nina Golgowski | Posted 02.08.2016 | Science

Archaeologists have uncovered the remains of 14 women, believed to be of elite status, buried at the iconic prehistoric monument of Stonehenge. The r...

New Stonehenge Mystery: Was It Moved?

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 12.08.2015 | Science

Stonehenge may not look very portable, but scientists say part of the massive ancient monument may have been first built somewhere else before being m...

Mysterious 'Wheel of Giants' Is As Old As Stonehenge

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 11.12.2015 | Science

A mysterious stone circle in the Middle East is estimated to be nearly 5,000 years old -- about the same age as Stonehenge. It's known in Arabic as R...

How Good Are Your Art Materials?

Marc Trujillo | Posted 10.26.2015 | Arts
Marc Trujillo

What do I mean by "good"? The first criteria is permanence, how long papers stays the same color, for example. Exposure to light speeds the deterioration of paper.

It Seems Stonehenge Was Built By Folks With A Thing For Barbecue

The Huffington Post | David Freeman | Posted 10.15.2015 | Science

We might not know precisely how Stonehenge was built--or why it was built. But now we know the eating habits of the people who are believed to have co...

A Stone's Throw From Stonehenge Lies a Massive New Mystery

Hipmunk | Posted 10.12.2015 | Travel
Hipmunk

Recently, a group of archaeologists from the Stonehenge Hidden Landscapes Project uncovered the extensive remains of a 90-stone structure less than two miles from Stonehenge. Using remote sensing technologies, the archaeologists were able to detect the presence of the massive stone monument, which is currently buried under a bank of grass.

Is This Marshenge? Stonehenge-Like Formation Seen On Mars

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 09.25.2015 | Science

Seems like just about anything you can think of has been spotted on Mars: pyramids, floating spoons, lizards, crab monsters, even "a woman. Now, some ...

Remains Of Prehistoric Monument Discovered Near Stonehenge

The Huffington Post | Lydia Oconnor | Posted 09.07.2015 | Science

Archaeologists announced Monday that they've discovered the remains of another prehistoric stone monument less than two miles from Stonehenge, and it'...

Landmark Replicas That Are as Good as the Real Deal

CheapTickets | Posted 08.27.2015 | Travel
CheapTickets

If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, then some landmarks should be downright charmed. If you don't have the time or money to see the real thing, then opt for one of these faux versions of tourists attractions that are often imitated and nearly duplicated.

Top 10 Space Tourist Hot Spots

Cheapflights | Posted 06.24.2015 | Travel
Cheapflights

The allure of space travel and exploring the cosmos has enchanted tourists for decades. The Soviet Union's launch of Sputnik 1, an artificial satellite, in 1957 is credited with starting the "space race;" and the world's interest in space exploration skyrocketed.

10 Amazing Day Trips You Can Take From London

College Tourist | Posted 05.25.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

Studying abroad in London is great: there are an infinite number of possibilities in such a massive city. It can be amazing but it can also be overwhelming, and sometimes you just need to get out of the city for a day.

Buzz Aldrin Tweets Epic Superman Photo From Stonehenge

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 03.17.2015 | Science

Buzz Aldrin is making it no secret that he wants to see humans on Mars. Today, the former NASA astronaut tweeted a photo of himself at Stonehenge,...

Critic Cooks Up 'Totally Different Theory' About Stonehenge

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 03.16.2015 | Science

Almost a million people a year flock to Stonehenge to marvel at the mysterious prehistoric monument. But what if those massive bluestones were just th...

Winter Solstice 2014: Shortest Day Of The Year Marked By Pagan Celebrations

The Huffington Post | HuffPost Religion Editors | Posted 12.22.2014 | Religion

In 2014, the winter solstice in the Northern Hemisphere will begin on Dec. 21 at 6:03 p.m. EST. To calculate the turning point in your time zone, clic...

New Stonehenge Discovery Hailed As 'Most Important In 60 Years'

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 12.22.2014 | Science

Archaeologists studying Stonehenge and its environs say they've unearthed the remnants of an untouched, ancient encampment that dates back 6,000 years...

Whether You Leave Your Mark or Not Is Not the Question...

Dennis Merritt Jones | Posted 11.09.2014 | Healthy Living
Dennis Merritt Jones

We all desire to have others witness our lives. We want to know that who we are matters. There is something sacred that lies deep within us that seek...

Obama Visits Stonehenge: 'How Cool Is This?'

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 09.05.2014 | Politics

STONEHENGE, England (AP) — President Barack Obama has crossed one off the bucket list. Obama carved out time Friday to play tourist, stopping at ...

Happy Accident Leads To 'Really Significant' Stonehenge Find

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 09.02.2014 | Science

Research at Stonehenge is going in circles--literally. And that's a good thing. A prolonged drought has revealed that the mysterious monument's anc...

New Stonehenge Discovery Changes Everything

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 09.10.2014 | Science

The mystery surrounding Stonehenge has suddenly deepened -- literally. A first-of-its-kind study suggests that 15 previously undiscovered or poorly un...

Vacations Just Like Home, Only Better

Christine Negroni | Posted 09.23.2014 | Travel
Christine Negroni

I started thinking about this in Maine, during a visit to the Black Point Inn. Viewing the sunset over the ocean from a sprawling porch with a glass of wine in hand was great but it was the people there who made it special.

New Discovery 'Blows Lid Off' Old Stonehenge Theories

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 05.22.2014 | Science

From who built it to what it was used for, Stonehenge is surrounded by many enduring mysteries -- and researchers from the University of Buckingham in...