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

Dennis Merritt Jones | Posted 09.09.2014 | 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...

Why Was Stonehenge Built?

LiveScience | Tia Ghose | Posted 03.23.2014 | Science

Researchers recently had the rare chance to thwack the giant megaliths at Stonehenge and noted that they each resonated with sounds like those of met...

These 9 Famous Landmarks Look Absolutely Stunning... Until You Zoom Out

Sara Boboltz | Posted 03.17.2014 | Travel

Let's play a game! We've all seen the stock photo versions of these world-famous landmarks. Some of us have even been there. But what they don't norma...

Yoga and Baseball: 108 Degrees of Harmonic Convergence

Lauren Cahn | Posted 05.11.2014 | Comedy
Lauren Cahn

Spring and baseball. Baseball and Spring. They arrive together just as surely as winter and spring converge at the vernal equinox.

What's New in Great Britain in 2014

Rick Steves | Posted 05.07.2014 | Travel
Rick Steves

For travelers, Great Britain is a work in progress, richly rewarding those who visit with up-to-date information. Here are a few important changes to be aware of for 2014.

WATCH: Scientists Solve Stonehenge Puzzle

LiveScience | Tia Ghose | Posted 02.23.2014 | Science

Scientists have found the exact source of Stonehenge's smaller bluestones, new research suggests. The stones' rock composition revealed they come fr...

WATCH: Stonehenge Man's New Face Is Handsome, Very Hairy

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 01.23.2014 | Science

Now that's one handsome fellow! Scientists have reconstructed the face of a prehistoric man believed to have lived near the site of Stonehenge abo...

PHOTOS: Druids Protest Stonehenge Revamp

AP | Posted 12.18.2013 | World

LONDON (AP) — Druids are not happy with the 27 million pound ($44 million) revamp of Stonehenge. Several dozen modern-day Druids in flowing robes p...

Stonehenge Gets A Makeover

AP | JILL LAWLESS | Posted 02.16.2014 | Travel

STONEHENGE, England (AP) — After thousands of years, Stonehenge has had a makeover. But visitors may initially feel something is missing: the prehis...

LISTEN: Stonehenge Riddle May Have Sonic Solution

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 03.07.2014 | Science

Of all the stones the ancients could have chosen to use in building Stonehenge, why did they pick those famous bluestones? A provocative new study ...

Has Stonehenge Riddle Finally Been Solved?

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 11.27.2013 | Science

Are we one outcrop closer to unraveling the mystery of Stonehenge? For years researchers have tried to pinpoint exactly where the enormous stones u...

7 Most Mysterious Places In The World

Posted 10.18.2013 | Travel

There is so much we can learn about the ancient world. With every discovery, archaeologists uncover more about civilizations that came before us. What...

5 Travel Letdowns And How To Avoid Them

Posted 09.18.2013 | Travel

In every travel guide, you'll find a list of "must-see" attractions. And while you should definitely strive to accomplish as much as you can while tra...

Chance Discovery Yields New Clues In Stonehenge Mystery

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 09.16.2013 | Science

Modern researchers have puzzled for centuries over the striking stone construction known as Stonehenge. But now researchers have discovered new aspect...

Scotland Tour: Hey, Pharaoh, We're Up Here...in Scotland

Rick Steves | Posted 09.22.2013 | Travel
Rick Steves

We all know about Stonehenge and England's famous stone circles. But I didn't realize Scotland had its fancy-pants knuckle-draggers, too. (That's your...

Bizarre Tourist Attraction Taken Over By Nebraska Town

AP | GRANT SCHULTE | Posted 07.15.2013 | Weird News

LINCOLN, Neb. -- While it lacks the cultural significance of the original prehistoric monument found in England, western Nebraska's junk-car tribute t...

More Than 20,000 Celebrate Summer Solstice At Stonehenge

AP | Posted 08.21.2013 | World

STONEHENGE, England — Police say more than 20,000 celebrants have gathered at the famed Stonehenge monument to mark the summer solstice. The cl...

Ancient Bones Lead To New Theory About Stonehenge

Posted 04.25.2013 | Science

By: Tia Ghose, LiveScience Staff Writer Published: 04/24/2013 01:50 PM EDT on LiveScience A site near Stonehenge has revealed archaeological evide...

Ancient Europeans' Strange Gene Shift Has Scientists Puzzled

Posted 04.24.2013 | Science

By: Tia Ghose, LiveScience Staff Writer Published: 04/23/2013 11:16 AM EDT on LiveScience The genetic lineage of Europe mysteriously transformed ab...

You Can Land A Job At Stonehenge

Posted 04.20.2013 | Weird News

Are you cool with the Druids? You'll need to be if you're going to apply to be the general manager of Stonehenge. For the first time, English Herit...