Dig director in Texas on lecture tour

The Ness of Brodgar excavation director was back in the USA in April, on a lecture tour brought about by last year’s article in National Geographic magazine. Nick Card, of the UHI Archaeology Institute, was invited, and funded, to tour Texas, taking in…

Art and artefacts on show in Stromness

This summer, artefacts from the Ness of Brodgar will form a major new exhibition, which opens this weekend at the Stromness Museum. Beautifully polished stone maceheads, axes and carved stone balls can be viewed alongside pottery, flint and stone tools, and…