Stonehenge Revealed: Why Stones Were a "Special Place"

30/06/2013 14:50

Rachel Hartigan Shea

National Geographic

Published June 21, 2013

The eerie megaliths of Stonehenge have inspired speculation for centuries.


Druids—and sometimes aliens—have been suspected of planting the 4,500-year-old stones. Is Stonehenge an astronomical calendar or a place of healing or a marker for magical energy lines in the ground? For a long time, no one really knew, though some theories were more grounded in reality than others. [Read more] ...