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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 meta...

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 fro...

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...

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...

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 discovered beneath ...

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...

'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...