Cremated remains reveal hints of who is buried at Stonehenge

Chemical analyses of skull pieces suggest some of the dead came from Wales


FOREIGN TIES  Some cremated humans buried at Stonehenge in southern England around 5,000 years ago came from far away, possibly West Wales, researchers say.

Airwolfhound/wikimedia commons (CC BY-SA 2.0)

This article is only available to Science News subscribers.

Subscribers, enter your e-mail address to access our archives.

Not a subscriber?

Science News is a nonprofit.

Support us by subscribing now.

More Stories from Science News on Anthropology

From the Nature Index

Paid Content