Archaeology

These viking ladies tried to start a trend for pointy heads, but it didn’t take offcone-shaped-skull-2.jpg

These viking ladies tried to start a trend for pointy heads, but it didn’t take off

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What is 'Seahenge'? Bronze Age worshipers may have used the structure to try to extend the summersea-stonehenge.jpg

What is ‘Seahenge’? Bronze Age worshipers may have used the structure to try to extend the summer

Happy Summer Solstice! Today is the longest day of the year in the Northern Hemisphere, where those of us below the Arctic Circle see an average of 15 hours of sunlight. Those closer to the poles will experience a staggering 24 hours with the sun above the horizon.  Humans have been marking this important day

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