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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.

2012-12-04 05:03:32

Nationwide non-medical home care provider, Griswold Home Care, announces recapitalization with new investors and a significant donation to the Griswold Cares Foundation. Philadelphia,

More Secrets Of Stonehenge Revealed In Laser Scan
2012-10-10 19:10:46

Pouring over data from a 2011 laser survey commissioned by English Heritage, researchers have made a startling discovery about what they believe the true nature and intent of Stonehenge was

Crowdsourcing Helps With Flag Fen Archeology
2012-08-14 10:34:27

Crowd funding and crowdsourcing are two relatively recent phenomena being leveraged by an archeological group in the United Kingdom to uncover the mysteries of a slightly older phenomenon, Flag Fen.

Ancient City Found In Syrian Desert, Conflict Delays Further Study
2012-06-27 09:30:35

Archaeologists have discovered a mysterious city in the Syrian desert they say is older than the pyramids, but the conflict tearing the nation apart is preventing further study of the ancient stone formations.

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.

Sound Illusion May Have Been Inspiration For Stonehenge
2012-02-18 05:05:58

There have been many theories behind the creation of Stonehenge, including some believing the ancient structure was originally intended to be a monument, a calendar, an observatory, or a place for healing or worship.

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.


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deuteragonist
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The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.
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