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Stonehenge skeleton came from Mediterranean

LONDON — A wealthy young teenager buried near Britain's mysterious Stonehenge monument came from the Mediterranean hundreds of miles away, scientists said Wednesday, proof of the site's importance as a travel destination in prehistoric times.Full story

Scientists discover Stonehenge 'twin'

  Archaeologists found another ceremonial monument only a few hundred yards from Stonehenge. Teams of scientists from the UK Austria, Germany, Norway and Sweden made the new discovery at the start of a new project to map the site. ITV's Damon Green reports.

Celebrating summer at Stonehenge

  Thousands gather at Stonehenge to celebrate summer and watch the sun rise on the longest day of the year. TODAYshow.com's Dara Brown has the story.

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  Stonehenge's rocks reveal mystical beginnings

Nov. 25: Scientists have new insights into the origins of Stonehenge, after one of the first archaeological digs at the site in just under 50 years. NBC's Michele Neubert reports.

  Secrets of Stonehenge

June 26: An enigma for thousands of years, Stonehenge may finally be giving up its ancient secrets as an ancient site of healing. NBC's Dawna Friesen reports.

  Stonehenge's secrets emerging

May 31: An enigma for thousands of years, Stonehenge may finally be giving up it's ancient secrets as an ancient site of healing, and burial. NBC's Dawna Friesen reports.

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A chocolate sculpture of Stonehenge, created by Italian chocolatier Mirco Della Vecchia, is displayed as part of his "Chocolate World Heritage" exhibition in Hong Kong
A chocolate sculpture of Stonehenge, created by Italian chocolatier Mirco Della Vecchia, is displayed as part of his "Chocolate World Heritage" exhibition in Hong Kong

A chocolate sculpture of Stonehenge, created by Italian chocolatier Mirco Della Vecchia, is displayed as part of his "Chocolate World Heritage" exhibition in Hong Kong January 20, 2011. Vecchia currently holds the Guinness World Record title for making the largest chocolate sculpture in the world.

A druid recites an incantation during the winter solstice at Stonehenge
A druid recites an incantation during the winter solstice at Stonehenge

A druid recites an incantation during the winter solstice at Stonehenge on Salisbury plain in southern England December 22, 2010. In the northern hemisphere, the winter solstice is the shortest day of the year. REUTERS/Kieran Doherty (BRITAIN - Tags: ANNIVERSARY SOCIETY RELIGION IMAGES OF THE DAY)

A meteor streaks past stars in the night sky over Stonehenge in Salisbury Plain
A meteor streaks past stars in the night sky over Stonehenge in Salisbury Plain

A meteor streaks past stars in the night sky over Stonehenge in Salisbury Plain, southern England August 12, 2010. The Perseid meteor shower is sparked every August when the Earth passes through a stream of space debris left by comet Swift-Tuttle. Picture taken using a long exposure. REUTERS/Kieran