Monday, 5 March 2012

Stonehenge And The Climatic Optimum

The period of construction of Stonehenge starting at 5000 years ago coincides with a period of the Holocene Climatic Optimum where the temperature was as warm or warmer than today, allowing crops and animals to flourish and prosperity to ensue.


  1. So global warming is a good thing then ... it permits the construction of more tourist attractions?

    Mr FM

  2. True, but warmer fays and colder nights from memory.