Explore the connection between Europe’s many “henges” as historical and archeological experts discuss their possible function. Discover the theory of the slaughter stone and decide for yourself if Stonehenge was the site of human sacrifice. Examine the facts that place the erection of Stonehenge in the Bronze Age. And, learn how the monument was built in stages over centuries.
Through examining the evidence, some of the world’s top scholars debate what purpose Stonehenge served. “Stonehenge” asks the question, “What is Stonehenge?” Was it a religious calendar? A burial ground? Or an ancient astrological tracking system?
Find out on “Stonehenge.”
A documentary series separating truth from fiction, solving intricate mysteries -- places, objects, events and/or people -- that have captivated people around the globe for centuries. “Mysteries” seeks out the latest evidence, not simply repeating existing myths, legends and “facts”, but by securing the testimony of top experts -- charismatic and entertaining scientists, historians, crime investigators.