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2015-03-18 12:09:19

It fascinates everyone from archaeologists to the fruitcakes who dress in white frocks and gather to celebrate arcane solstice rituals. Stonehenge, a UNESCO World Heritage site, and one of the world’s most famous monuments and landmarks, has always attracted controversy. Hundreds of years of serious scientific research and speculation about its origin and purpose have thrown up theories ranging from the utterly believable to the totally bizarre. A former museum director, Julian Spalding,...

Were Stonehenge's Bluestones Chosen For Their Acoustic Properties?
2014-03-06 11:31:52

It has been a long-standing mystery as to how and why the giant “Preseli” bluestones from southwest Wales ended up nearly 200 miles away at Stonehenge. While a number of theories persist on how they got there, there isn’t much in the way of why.

Bones Found At Stonehenge Suggest It Was A Burial Ground
2013-03-10 06:12:59

Theories about Stonehenge are nearly as old as the ancient monument itself and range from an astronomical calendar to an observatory of bygone days. Now, a team of researchers from the UK claim to have discovered evidence the stone structure started life as a massive burial ground.

Stonehenge Was A Monument Marking Unification Of Britain
2012-06-23 09:49:33

After 10 years of archaeological investigations, researchers have concluded that Stonehenge was built as a monument to unify the peoples of Britain, after a long period of conflict and regional difference between eastern and western Britain.

Researchers Confirm Origin Of Stonehenge Rocks
2011-12-20 09:52:59

Experts studying the mysteries surrounding Stonehenge have now confirmed for the first time the exact origin of some of the rocks used in the ancient monument in Wiltshire, England.

2011-08-01 09:00:00

Seasoned Executive Brings Extensive Experience Spearheading High-Value Transactions in Aerospace, Defense, and IT WASHINGTON, Aug.

2011-07-05 09:56:00

DETROIT, July 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Bluestone Gathering today announced the signing of a long-term agreement with Southwestern Energy Services Company to build and operate a natural gas gathering system in Susquehanna County, PA and Broome County, NY.

2011-06-22 07:30:00

New Hires Kate Troendle and Carlos Sava Bring Investment Bank a Robust Background in Middle-Market Deals WASHINGTON, June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Bluestone Capital Partners, an investment bank specializing in middle-market aerospace, defense, IT, and professional services companies, announced today that it has enhanced its industry expertise with the hiring of Kate Troendle and Carlos Sava as vice presidents.

2010-12-02 06:00:00

DENVER, Dec. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Antero Resources today announced that it has acquired Bluestone Energy Partners, a privately held West Virginia natural gas producer.


Word of the Day
typomania
  • A mania for the use of printing-types; a strong propensity to write for publication.
The word 'typomania' comes from Greek roots meaning 'type' and 'madness'.