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Thursday, 15 April 2010

Bluestones and mathematics

Now this is an interesting little piece, designed to prove that the bluestones on Salisbury Plain cannot be glacial erratics.

Bluestones & Bell Curves
On April 5, 2010, in Theories, Thoughts and Essays

Special guest post by EDWARD PEGLAR (from ARMCHAIR PREHISTORY)
How didn’t the Preseli bluestones get to Stonehenge?
Ask your maths teacher.

Must do a bit of gardening while the weather is so fantastic -- but later I will explain why I have severe reservations about this mathematical "proof"........ largely based on the fact that Ned has got his assumptions all wrong.

Ask your maths teacher? On balance I think I would prefer to ask a glacial geomorphologist.

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