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What does the new henge mean for Stonehenge?

What does the new henge mean for Stonehenge?

I don’t know. I think the coverage at places like the BBC are good, David Gregory found it exciting and I thought his story was a good read. However there are too many details missing from the reports to come to any conclusions. That’s not a complaint...

Interdisciplinarity and peer-review

Texas State University researchers following the soggy footsteps of Caesar. Tony Keen has been casting a critical eye over the recent ancient astronomy stories which have been making the headlines recently. I half disagree with him, but I think he asks serious...

Tremor

0:57am Tremor in the Midlands. Definite rattling and shaking. Fortunately my shelves are still intact else I’d have had repeated headaches as they fell. Estimate between 4 and 5 on the Richter scale, probably closer to 4. I’ll have to remember to check the...

Robin Hood’s Stride

“A third of a mile SSW the gritstone crag of Robin Hood’s Stride rises jaggedly with two stubby piles of boulders jutting up at either end of its flat top like the head and pricked-up ears of a wrinkled hippopotamus.” Aubrey Burl. A Guide to the...