Ritual monument discovered in Scotland dates to the time of Stonehenge

A massive “cursus” monument, a site for ancient rituals, that was built around the same time as Stonehenge, has been discovered on the  Scottish Isle of Arran. Cursus monuments, which were constructed during the Neolithic period (4000 B.C. to 2500 B.C.) are long rectangular earthwork enclosures, meaning that they are built by modifying the land. […]

Lost artifact from Great Pyramid was just found in a cigar tin in Scotland

An artifact that was taken from Egypt’s Great Pyramid of Giza in 1872 was missing for 70 years until it was recently discovered in a cigar box at the University of Aberdeen Museums (UAM) in Scotland. Curatorial assistant Abeer Eladany was reviewing objects in storage in the museum’s Asia Collection at the end of 2019 […]