Hidden records show 800 Kirk buildings damaged during WWII

People & Places
The 60ft spherical structure known as the golf ball masks a sophisticated broadcast antenna. All pictures: Ben Cooper

Inside the Balado Bridge ‘golf ball’ spy base on sale for £1m

People & Places

Tribute to Star Trek’s Scotty to be staged at Linlithgow Palace

Film 4

Everything you need to know about Scotland’s North Coast 500 road trip

News 9
The Glenfinnan Monument on the banks of Loch Shiel. PictureL Adam Elder/TSPL

On this day in 1745: Jacobite rising begins at Glenfinnan

People & Places
Allied troops prepare to go over the top at the Battle of the Somme. Photograph: Hulton Archive/Getty Images

Contemplation garden in jute baron’s mansion marks Somme death

Historic Events
Scottish writer John Buchan was a great believer in the Empire. Picture: Sasha/Getty

Scottish writer’s role in Great War propaganda campaign

Books 8

Stephen Jardine: Army ration stew added to WWI suffering

Opinion 1

Why Kirsty Wark will never forget the thousands of war dead in Scots graves

Opinion 3

Castle owned by world’s first gun-toting assasin for sale

3D image of Iron Age forts. Picture: Contributed

3D Visualisation of Iron Age forts to go on display in Dundee

News 1
Prehistoric man had a wardrobe of bearskin hat and carried arrows in a quiver made from deer hide. Picture: Andrea Solero/AFP/Getty Images)

Prehistoric iceman was picky about the clothes he wore

Native Americans eating maize in an engraving by Theodor de Bry published from 1588.   New genetic evidence casts doubt on the theory that their ancestors walked across from SIberia 12,600 years ago. Picture: Getty

DNA evidence suggests first Americans must have sailed there

Air dha bhith air a dhroch le�n na dhruim, chaochail D�mhnall MacLe�id san ospadal an St Albans. Picture: PA

B’ e cuideigin a bh’ ann a dhìon an rìoghachd ach cò bu leis e?

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Amazing 1800s map details length of Scotland’s rivers


A’ cumail cuimhne air Iain a’ Ghobha: an gobha mu dheireadh ann an Slèite

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First World War soldier buried after being found in field