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Ashley Cowie is a Scottish historian, author and documentary filmmaker. Exploring ancient cultures and kingdoms, science and psychology. Investigating myths, folklore and legends. Examining artefacts, iconography and architecture. Discovering and presenting unique stories from the people's history.


 
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Ashley teams up with Iron Age expert Iain Maclean exploring ancient brochs in Scotland, revealing an ancient system of long distance communication.

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Deep in rural Colombia Ashley explores a vast ancient lake bed discovering a lost lagoon inside a cave and hundreds of mysterious petroglyphs and cave paintings.

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Explore the home and mind of Aleister Crowley, one of the 20th centuries most controversial and misunderstood psychonauts.

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Ashley investigates a remote hilltop church in South America, unravelling its underlying geometry and explaining how it was built to key into surrounding landscape features.


 
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Ashley explores the mythology of the African moon goddess revealing her archetypal traits.

Ashley discusses the inspiration behind his latest documentary 'Aleister Crowley Demystified'.

Ashley Explores a 17th century masonic secret hidden at the heart of Caithness in northern Scotland.

Using wooden posts and ropes Ashley demonstrates why and how ancient builders used solstice sun shadows to align their solar temples.
Dispelling layers of complication and confusion, using only ropes, Scottish historian Ashley Cowie demonstrates how structures like Stonehenge were measured out, orientated and built.
Ashley explores the magnificent Muisca salt mines and cathedral of Zipaquirá, Colombia.

Join Ashley discussing the illusions and deceptions in the world of OOPArts.

Using only ropes, Ashley demonstrates how structures like Stonehenge were and built.


 
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