Encircling ditch at Brodgar was cut out of rock

Encircling ditch at Brodgar was cut out of rock

Latest news from Ring of Brodgar Excavation, 2008 – Tuesday, 29th July. “Well, yesterday we finally completed the excavation of the larger northern ditch trench. In all honesty it looked absolutely spectacular. It certainly took us a lot of time and energy...
Did Humans Colonize the World by Boat?

Did Humans Colonize the World by Boat?

Research suggests our ancestors traveled the oceans 70,000 years ago. Article in DISCOVER magazine. “Jon Erlandson shakes out what appears to be a miniature evergreen from a clear ziplock bag and holds it out for me to examine. As one of the world’s leading...
Out of the Ordinary Festival

Out of the Ordinary Festival

I will be talking at the “Out of the Ordinary Festival” this year: 12th – 14th September, 2008. Not quite sure about my times and days yet, but should be fun. I will be bringing many copies of ‘Standing with Stones’ for people to buy,...