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Cornwall 6
Cornwall 6
Tristan Barratt picked by Bornbad 5 months ago
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 Archaeologists Discover Roman Fort In Cornwall, England
Archaeologists Discover Roman Fort In Cornwall, England
University of Exeter archaeologists have discovered a Roman fort in South East Cornwall, England. Dating back to the first century AD, this is only the third Roman fort ever to have been found in the county. The team believes its location, close to a silver mine, may be significant in shedding light on the history of the Romans in Cornwall. picked by AutumnLotus 4 years ago
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 Plans for UK's first geothermal power plant - in Cornwall
Plans for UK's first geothermal power plant - in Cornwall
The project, a joint partnership between the Eden Project and EGS Energy, could potentially produce enough carbon neutral electricity from hot underground granite to supply 10% of the UK's electricity requirements.

The plant would be built in Cornwall and initially be used to power Eden's site near St Austell. picked by bingo 2 years ago
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 Hurlers may have been built to mirror the stars, say astronomers
Hurlers may have been built to mirror the stars, say astronomers
An amateur astronomer could have finally unravelled the mystery of the ancient Hurlers on Bodmin Moor. The three stone circles in Cornwall have been discovered to align perfectly with the constellation Orion. New research now suggests The Hurlers were built as a primitive calender which indicates the exact date of mid winter. picked by AutumnLotus 4 years ago
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 Wallaby born in the wild - in Cornwall, England
Wallaby born in the wild - in Cornwall, England
She and her baby are a mystery as no parks or farms in the area have reported a missing female. It is thought her partner may have been a male wallaby which escaped two years ago from a farm about eight miles away. She was photographed with joey in pouch placidly hopping about a garden. picked by equinox 2 years ago
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 Dolphins found dead off Cornish coast 'committed suicide', wildlife expert claims
Dolphins found dead off Cornish coast 'committed suicide', wildlife expert claims
A leading scientist has compared the deaths of 26 dolphins in Cornwall to a "mass suicide" - a natural phenomenon found in the species.

Experts say dolphins have been known to take their own lives whilst living in captivity after becoming distressed and confused at their conditions. picked by AutumnLotus 3 years ago
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 4-foot Worm Found in Cornwall
4-foot Worm Found in Cornwall
Aquarists at the Blue Reef Aquarium in Newquay have discovered the identity of a mysterious killer that had been devastating their coral reef display over recent months.

It’s over four feet long with these bizarre-looking jaws. It is also covered with thousands of bristles which are capable of inflicting a sting resulting in permanent numbness'. picked by bingo 3 years ago
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