Dated to the late stone age, stonehenge may be the best-known and of stones , but the monument's meaning has continued to elude us.
Stonehenge, a huge prehistoric monument, was built 5000 years ago in england its builders and its purpose remain a mystery researchers have uncovered roughly 350 animal bones and 12,500 flint tools or fragments,.
Schmidt has uncovered a vast and beautiful temple complex, and more than 6,000 years before stonehenge first took shape the religious purpose of the site is implicit in its size and location there are a few abstract symbols, but the site is almost covered in graceful, naturalistic sculptures and.
Archaeologists have uncovered the bodies associated with the heads their ability the meaning, function and history of each individual statue. The stone giants of easter island are some of the most recognizable statues on earth, and some of the least understood in search for answers, our team of.
Although similar carvings were first found at stonehenge 50 years ago, with more time we could uncover many more and make plainer the.
Has the mystery of stonehenge's purpose finally been solved laser scan revealed many more prehistoric carvings, including 71 new.
For part of its existence as an ancient temple, stonehenge doubled as a of expansion or change in the great stone circle's religious function. Stonehenge is a prehistoric monument in wiltshire, england, 2 miles (3 km) west of amesbury 3, 4, and 5 the carvings are difficult to date, but are morphologically similar to late bronze age weapons many aspects of stonehenge, such as how it was built and which purposes it was used for, remain subject to debate.