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News Denmark » Bornholm: Archaeologists unearth stunning 'spider stones' created by Neolithic sun worshipers 5,000 years ago

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-5383609/Archaeologists-unearth-stunning-spider-stones-Denmark.html
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Scientists have discovered strange stones in Denmark on the island of Bornholm that have raised questions about sun-worshipers who lived around 5,000 years ago. Among their new finds are 'spider stones', which are marked with a pattern similar to that of a ...

News Denmark » Bornholm: Copper Ax Fragment Found at Neolithic Site in Denmark

News channel or source: https://www.archaeology.org/news/6375-180213-neolithic-copper-ax
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

BORNHOLM, DENMARK—According to a report in Live Science, a small piece of copper has been found at the 5,000-year-old Vasagard archaeological site, which may have been a center of sun worship during the Neolithic period. The site consists of traces of ...

News Denmark » Bornholm: Found: Neolithic Spiderweb Stones in Denmark

News channel or source: https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/neolithic-spiderweb-stones-denmark-archaeology
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

Now, archaeologists digging at a Neolithic site on Bornholm, Denmark’s easternmost island, have unearthed some mysterious 5,000-year-old stones engraved with what appear to be spiderwebs. But they may not have had anything to do with arachnids.

News Denmark » Bornholm: Bizarre ‘Spider Stones’ Found at Site of Neolithic Sun-Worshipers on Baltic Island Bornholm

News channel or source: http://rinf.com/alt-news/newswire/bizarre-spider-stones-found-at-site-of-neolithic-sun-worshipers-on-baltic-island-bornholm/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Strangely marked stones and other artifacts unearthed on the island of Bornholm in Denmark have raised new mysteries about a Neolithic sun-worshipping religion centered there about 5,000 years ago. The new finds include “spider stones,” inscribed with ...

News Denmark » Bornholm: The best alternatives to another boring Mediterranean holiday

News channel or source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/activity-and-adventure/the-best-alternatives-to-another-boring-mediterranean-holiday/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

But few think to escape the city and explore the rest of Denmark. "You’re seldom far from the coast ... If that’s all still too much like a rat-race, head for sleepy, gorgeous Bornholm island by train or overnight ferry. It’s a Baltic idyll with ...

News Denmark » Bornholm: Record-breaking number of cruise guests set course for Denmark

News channel or source: http://www.traveldailymedia.com/443340/record-breaking-number-cruise-guests-set-course-denmark/
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

During 2018, a record of 100.000 guests will go ashore in Aarhus, and in Skagen, in Northern Denmark, the number of cruise guests will double. The destinations Bornholm, Kalundborg, Elsinore and Hundested have also announced a significant increase of ...

News Denmark » Bornholm: Polish swimmer tackles the Baltic Sea, swims to Denmark

News channel or source: http://www.businessinsider.com/ap-polish-swimmer-tackles-the-baltic-sea-swims-to-denmark-2017-8
Publication date: uesday 29 August 2017

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A Polish champion swimmer has reportedly swum non-stop across the Baltic Sea from Poland to the Danish isle of Bornholm in what Polish authorities are calling a tremendous feat. Marcin Przeworski, a helper to 26-year-old swimmer ...

News Denmark » Bornholm: Brandle wins Tour of Denmark time trial

News channel or source: http://www.cyclingnews.com/races/post-danmark-rundt-tour-of-denmark-2017/stage-4/results/
Publication date: Friday 15 September 2017

Austria's Matthias Brändle used stage 4 at the Tour of Denmark on Friday to show off his form ahead ... test in Randers by 34 seconds over Martin Anderson (ToftBHS - Almeborg-Bornholm) and 37 seconds over Michael Valgren (Astana). "I only had one win ...

News Denmark » Bornholm: How Bornholm was reinvented as Denmark's 'green island'

News channel or source: http://www.independent.co.uk/travel/europe/how-bornholm-was-reinvented-as-denmarks-green-island-10413073.html
Publication date: hursday 23 July 2015

As the ferry approaches the harbour, turning turbine blades come into view, along the small town of Ronne's skyline. This is Denmark, though not quite as you know it. Or rather, not quite where you might expect it. Sitting in the Western Baltic Sea, 115 ...

News Denmark » Bornholm: Bizarre 'Spider Stones' Found at Site of Neolithic Sun-Worshipers

News channel or source: https://www.livescience.com/61727-spider-stones-neolithic-sun-worship.html
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

Credit: Bornholm Museum Strangely marked stones and other artifacts unearthed on the island of Bornholm in Denmark have raised new mysteries about a Neolithic sun-worshipping religion centered there about 5,000 years ago. The new finds include "spider ...