Mystery of Stonehenge

Archaeologists have unearthed new clues to why Stonehenge was built.

Solving the Mysteries of Stonehenge

Stonehenge
Stonehenge
Stonehenge
Stonehenge
Stonehenge
Stonehenge
Stonehenge
Stonehenge
Stonehenge
Stonehenge
Archaeologist Mike Parker Pearson of the University of Sheffield in England lifts wall plaster from a well-preserved house that once belonged to the builders of Stonehenge. The wall is made of cobb, a mixture of broken chalk and chunky plaster, and is the oldest such wall found in Britain. (Courtesy Stonehenge Riverside Archaeological Project, via National Geographic)
Slideshows
1 2 3 4 5
ABC News on Facebook