Standing stones

Standing stones

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Credit: MICHAEL MARTEN/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: One of the rows of standing stones forming part of the Kermario alignments at Carnac in Britanny, France. The stones are up to 5 metres high & many of them are shaped. They are believed to have been erected around 2000 BC, and may have been part of a system to predict seasonal cycles & astronomical phenomena.

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Keywords: astronomy, britanny, carnac, france, historical, history of, kermario alignment

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