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Folkton Drums - measuring devices for Stonehenge?

Collaborative research by UCL and the University of Manchester has shown that the Folkton Drums could have been used in the construction of monuments such as Stonehenge.

Published: Jan 17, 2019 3:42:42 PM

Petra 1929

Amara Thornton, History of Archaeology Network Coordinator at the UCL Institute of Archaeology, received a CBRL Centennial Award for a project on the first intensive excavations at Petra, which took place in the spring of 1929, 90 years ago this year.

Published: Jan 10, 2019 4:35:00 PM