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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...

Huge Undersea 'Monument' Poses Scientific Puzzle

Posted 04.11.2013 | Science

By: Owen Jarus, LiveScience Contributor Published: 04/10/2013 07:17 AM EDT on LiveScience A giant "monumental" stone structure discovere...

Researchers Propose New Stonehenge Theory

AP | SYLVIA HUI | Posted 03.11.2013 | World

LONDON -- British researchers have proposed a new theory for the origins of Stonehenge: It may have started as a giant burial ground for elite familie...

Stonehenge Study Sheds New Light On Ancient Mystery

Posted 11.30.2012 | Science

By: Tia Ghose, LiveScience Staff Writer Published: 11/30/2012 02:25 PM EST on LiveScience Ancient people probably assembled the massive sandstone h...

Ancient Tomb Unearthed At Stonehenge-Like Site

Posted 10.22.2012 | Science

By: Tia Ghose, LiveScience Contributor Published: 10/22/2012 09:32 AM EDT on LiveScience A 5,500-year-old tomb possibly belonging to a Stone Age...

Keeping Calm In The English Countryside

Tamie Adaya | Posted 12.18.2012 | Travel
Tamie Adaya

Endsleigh is the antidote to the rigours, trials and tribulations of a hectic modern life.

ARTINFO's Guide to the London 2012 Festival's Best Visual Art Offerings During the Olympics

ARTINFO | Posted 09.25.2012 | Arts
ARTINFO

LONDON -- The "once in a lifetime" rhetoric has been on everybody's lips for months. And it's likely that even the British Isles' most dogged recluse ...

PHOTOS: 25 European Travel Ideas For Summer 2012

Viator | Posted 09.16.2012 | Travel
Viator

It is the perfect summer to head to Europe.

Around The World In 10 Photos

Posted 06.30.2012 | World

From Mexico to Myanmar, the monumental to the day-to-day, each week, HuffPost World will present some of the most remarkable images from across the gl...

Upcoming Arts Extravaganza For The 2012 Olympics

AP | By JILL LAWLESS | Posted 06.28.2012 | Arts

LONDON -- There will be amazing performances and memorable scenes all over Britain this summer. And only some of them will involve medals. Many of th...

'Fact Or Faked': Could Ancient Man Have Built Stonehenge?

Posted 06.27.2012 | TV

The team on "Fact or Faked: Paranormal Files" (Tue., 9 p.m. ET on Syfy) examined one of the world's oldest mysteries: Stonehenge. They wanted to take ...

Artist Creates 'Car-Henge' in London

Posted 06.21.2012 | Arts

In celebration of the recent summer solstice, one artist has decided to pay homage to Stonehenge, the mysterious prehistoric monument of Salisbury, En...

Summer Solstice Celebration At Soggy Stonehenge

AP | RAPHAEL SATTER | Posted 08.21.2012 | Travel

STONEHENGE, England — Rain-sodden crowds welcomed a spectacularly wet summer solstice at Stonehenge in true British fashion Thursday: With stoic...

PHOTOS: England's Royal Getaways

Natalie Pace | Posted 08.09.2012 | Travel
Natalie Pace

While all eyes are on London for the Diamond Jubilee and the Summer Olympics, here are a bunch of royal getaways that you don't want to miss.

Why Stonehenge May Have Made Ancient Pagans Feel 'Different'

Posted 05.03.2012 | Science

By: Wynne Parry, LiveScience Senior Writer Published: 05/03/2012 08:20 AM EDT on LiveScience The stone slabs of England's Stonehenge may have been...

Woah, An Inflatable Stonehenge!

Posted 04.24.2012 | Arts

Not since a certain scene in "This is Spinal Tap" have we seen Stonehenge look so weird. Turner Prize winning artist Jeremy Deller has created a 20-fo...

Swedish 'Stonehenge' Sparks Big Debate Among Scientists

Posted 04.19.2012 | Science

By: Crystal Gammon, LiveScience Contributor Published: 04/19/2012 07:57 AM EDT on LiveScience Ancient Scandinavians dragged 59 boulders to a sea...

Stonehenge Mystery Explained By Sound Illusion, Archaeologist Says

Posted 02.17.2012 | Science

By: Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience Senior Writer Published: 02/16/2012 06:16 PM EST on LiveScience Theories about the purpose of Stonehenge rang...

PHOTOS: Winter Solstice At Stonehenge

Posted 12.23.2011 | World

Druids, pagans and revelers gathered at the Salisbury Plain site to watch the sunrise on the shortest day of the year. To see more great photog...

Scientists Discover Stonehenge's Ancestry

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 12.19.2011 | Home

Stonehenge has long inspired dreamers, scientists and fake rockers. Now the most proactive members of that trinity (rhymes with bientists) say they've...