Giant Makeover

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The Cerne Abbas Giant isn’t exactly known for his modesty, but lately he’s been fading into the background. Thankfully a team of volunteers have been helping the old giant out buy giving him a major makeover. This timelapse video shows how the 180ft figure was returned to his full glory.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/7630518.stm
 

 

 

For more on the history of this ancient fertility symbol check out

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cerne_Abbas_giant

 

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/main/w-chl/w-countryside_environment/w-archaeology/w-archaeology-places_to_visit/w-archaeology-cerne_abbas_giant.htm

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