Ancient History

Looking Underneath Stonehenge Reveals A Much Larger Community

Historians with an interest in Stonehenge stumbled onto a lucky clue a couple of years ago, when a particularly dry season revealed brown spots in the grass indicating a series of missing pillars to complete the circle. That started a more intensive investigation. Using radar and laser imaging, they were able to discover 17 monuments and buildings including a massive house of the dead. Though the henge is all that's left, it wasn't always such a lonely shrine. Watch the video below to learn more.

Underneath Stonehenge

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Written by Curiosity Staff May 19, 2017