Digging Into Scotland's Mysterious, Ancient Past

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Video

Mark Cartwright
by National Geographic
published on 16 February 2016
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Scotland's Orkney Islands are so dense with human artifacts that they've been called "the Egypt of the North." At the site of a colossal complex that predates Stonehenge, archaeologists have discovered Neolithic art, pottery, and several carved stones that are extremely rare.

Read more about the finds online in National Geographic magazine:
http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2014/08/neolithic-orkney/smith-text

VIDEOGRAPHY: Jim Richardson and Jim Turner
EDITOR: Hans Weise

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APA Style

Geographic, N. (2016, February 16). Digging Into Scotland's Mysterious, Ancient Past. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/video/735/digging-into-scotlands-mysterious-ancient-past/

Chicago Style

Geographic, National. "Digging Into Scotland's Mysterious, Ancient Past." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified February 16, 2016. https://www.worldhistory.org/video/735/digging-into-scotlands-mysterious-ancient-past/.

MLA Style

Geographic, National. "Digging Into Scotland's Mysterious, Ancient Past." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 16 Feb 2016. Web. 31 Jul 2021.