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2018-05-08     Nyfrelst hobbyarkeolog fann vikingskatt frå 800-talet    NRK
Ole Johan Fuglerud hadde berre drive med sin nye hobby i to og ei halv veke. Så fann han ein vikingskatt frå 800-talet.

2018-04-20     Funn av sølvskatt knyttes til Kong Harald Blåtann    NRK
Tenåring fant oppsiktsvekkende sølvskatt fra middelalderen. Arkeologer tror funnet kan knyttes til danske Kong Harald Gormsson Blåtann (910-987).

2018-04-19     Vikingeborgen ved Erritsø kan have spillet rolle i Danmarks "Game of Thrones""    Videnskab DK
Nye undersøgelser ved en vikingeborg ved Lillebælt antyder, at borgen har spillet en vigtig strategisk rolle i kampen om magten i Danmark i 800-tallet.

2018-04-16     Amatør-arkæologer bag vildt fund: Finder Harald Blåtands 1.000 år gamle smykker    DR
En stor sølvskat dateret tilbage til 900-tallet blev i weekenden fundet i Nordtyskland.

2018-04-16     Boy unearths treasure of the Danish king Bluetooth in Germany    The Guardian
Discovery by a 13-year-old and an amateur archaeologist leads to hoard linked to king who brought Christianity to Denmark.

2018-04-16     Tysk 13-åring fant skatt som trolig tilhørte Harald Blåtann    Forskning.no
En tysk hobbyarkeolog og en 13-åring har funnet en sølvskatt som antas å ha tilhørt vikingkongen Harald Blåtann.

2018-04-13     Fra Vikinger til Hvider    SN.dk
Det var noget af en omvæltning, der skete, da vikingetiden sluttede og middelalderen begyndte. En spændende, men også lidt dunkel periode.

2018-04-12     Så mye makt hadde dronningene i vikingtiden og middelalderen    Forskning.no
Forskning på sjakkbrikker, seil og sagalitteratur viser hvordan norske dronninger i vikingtid og middelalder hadde større innflytelse i sin egen samtid enn man hittil har trodd.

2018-04-10     Vikinghistorien er blitt misbrukt    BA
Vi har tatt vår norrøne historie tilbake, sier Einar Selvik – mannen bak Wardruna og en sentral brikke i TV-suksessen "Vikings".

2018-04-05     Hvordan vikingene navigerte på dager uten sol, har lenge vært et mysterium    Dagsavisen
Teorien om at vikingene kunne navigere etter solstein er endelig bekreftet.

2018-04-04     Computer simulations show Viking's sunstone to be very accurate    Phys.org
A pair of researchers with ELTE Eötvös Loránd University in Hungary has run computer simulations that suggest that tales of Vikings using a sunstone to navigate in cloudy weather might be true.

2018-03-23     "Graffiti" among treasure trove of Viking artifacts found on Dublin building site    Independent
Archaeologists working on the site of a new hotel in Dublin have unearthed stunning artifacts from the city’s late Viking and medieval periods.

2018-03-23     An authentic Scandinavian beer hall is set to open in Seattle    Lonely Planet
Skål, meaning ‘cheers’ in Norwegian, will be the name of a new Viking bar due to open in Seattle’s waterfront neighbourhood of Ballard this summer.

2018-03-22     Archaeologist hails ‘extraordinary’ Viking village find in Dublin    Irish Times
Terrace of houses from 11th century reveals treasure trove of artefacts.

2018-03-17     Who Owns the Vikings? Pagans, Neo-Nazis and Advertisers Tussle Over Symbols    NY Times
The cries of “Hell!” “Hell!” ringing out across a snow-clad landscape attracted a curious crowd of weekend tobogganers.

2018-03-11     Viking expert certain Norse seafarers visited Miramichi, Chaleur Bay    CBC
Archaeologist not hopeful of finding definite proof.

2018-03-10     Vikings who may have served as elite guard of Byzantine emperor left runic inscriptions in the Hagia Sophia    The Vintage News
Dubbed the lords of the seas, the Vikings are widely known as some of the most skilled shipbuilders and sailors in history.

2018-03-02     Så langt har dei kome med vikingskipet    NRK
Planke for planke tek Norges største vikingskip form.

2018-02-24     I 865 ble England invadert av en diger vikinghær som herjet i over 10 år    forskning.no
Vikingene etterlot seg en mystisk massegrav som nå kaster nytt lys over invasjonen.

2018-02-19     "Extremt viktigt" vikingafynd i England    SVT
På 1970-talet upptäcktes en massgrav som troddes härröra från den stora vikingaarmé som invaderade England i slutet av 800-talet.

2018-02-14     Unlocking The Mysteries Of Ulfberht Swords, The All-Powerful Viking Swords    All that is intersting
See the all-powerful Ulfberht swords and discover how their makers might have been able to build a blade so strong it still baffles experts.

2018-02-12     Viking shieldmaidens accompanied men in invasions overseas in far greater numbers than previously believed    The Vintage News
If you assumed that it was Viking men who carried out the raids overseas, you just might be wrong.

2018-02-03     English mass grave contains remains of Viking Great Army    ScienceNordic
Archaeologists are now certain that the 264 bodies buried in the English town of Repton were Vikings. A curious mystery has finally been solved.

2018-02-02     Mass grave of Viking army contained slaughtered children to help dead reach afterlife, experts believe    Telegraph
Experts from the University of Bristol have reexamined a huge pit of bones uncovered in the 1970s and 80s in Repton.

2018-02-02     Ukjent vikingeskatt fra Vang gjenfunnet i Oslo    Opdalingen
En fantastisk kulturskatt fra Vang kan avsløre mer om våre sambygdinger fra vikingetiden.

2018-02-02     Mysterious Mass Grave In England Could Be Filled With The Viking Great Army's War Dead    IFL Science
Once upon a time, back in the 9th century, there was a predominantly Danish Viking horde of militants that led a ferocious campaign across England.

2018-02-02     Mass Grave in England May Hold a ‘Lost’ Viking Army    History
In the mid-ninth century, a Viking military force known as the Great Heathen Army invaded England.

2018-02-02     Radiocarbon dating reveals mass grave did date to the Viking age    Popular Archeology
A team of archaeologists, led by Cat Jarman from the University of Bristol's Department of Anthropology and Archaeology, has discovered that a mass grave uncovered in the 1980s dates to the Viking Age and may have been a burial site of the Viking Great Army war dead.

2018-02-02     Mass grave of 'Viking Great Army' buried in vicarage garden identified by archaeologists    Independent
New radiocarbon dating places remains at time of a ninth-century invasion of England by warriors from across Scandinavia.

2018-02-01     The Royal Drinking Horns of Norway    Medieval Histories
The National Museum in Copenhagen has a fine collection of medieval drinking horns. Two of these are the so-called Royal Horns from Norway. Currently, Norwegians are trying to lobby for a return of at least one of the horns.

2018-01-31     Amatører med metalldetektor endrer Norges-historien    NRK
Vi fant persiske sølvmynter som har ligget under jorda i over tusen år. Det føltes fantastisk, sier metallsøker Øyvind Hetland.

2018-01-30     Rare Arabic-inspired chess piece found in Tønsberg, Norway    Archeology News Network
Archaeologists from the Norwegian Institute of Cultural Heritage Research (NIKU) found the small medieval chess piece before Christmas during an excavation in Anders Madsens gate in Tønsberg.

2018-01-29     Bønder må punge ut etter funn av vikinggrav    NRK
Ekteparet Anna Rimestad Orre og Vegard Voll fra Sola i Rogaland satser ti millioner kroner på nytt fjøs, men blir stanset av fortiden.

2018-01-23     DNA analysis reveals a woman buried in a Viking warrior grave—and proves the naysayers wrong    The Vintage News
The question of whether women fought alongside men in Viking battles, and perhaps even planned attacks and led warriors, has led to much debate.

2018-01-23     Who Was the Exceptionally Powerfully Built Viking Buried in the Gokstad Ship?    Thor News
Ever since the publication of a scientific article in 1883, “everyone” has known that the skeleton found in the magnificent Gokstad ship in Eastern Norway belonged to Olaf Geirstad-Alf, the legendary Viking king of the House of Yngling.

2018-01-23     Vikingskip veies for første gang    NRK
Hvor mye veier et vikingskip? Det er det ingen som vet ennå. Men nå skal Osebergskipet veies – og publikum skal få tippe vekten.

2018-01-16     Unike runer fra vikingtiden funnet i Danmark    forskning.no
En kam som noen har skrevet ordet «kam» på, høres kanskje ikke så oppsiktsvekkende ut. Men det er den.

2018-01-15     Unique Viking runes discovered in Denmark    Science Nordic
"These are the runes we’ve been missing," says archaeologist.

2018-01-15     Site of Norse Parliament Discovered in Scottish Highlands    History Orbit
Archaeologists have found, once again, that Scotland seems to bear more historical resemblance to Scandinavian countries than Britain.

2018-01-12     Forsker: Vikingerne var ikke "racerene" skandinaver    videnskab.no
Vikingerne var ikke blot af skandinavisk herkomst, men en multikulturel skare, der tilpassede sig og omfavnede fremmede kulturer.

2018-01-11     Viking centre discovered in Cork city predates Waterford settlement    Irish Times
Items including swords and foundations of buildings found at site of the planned events centre.

2018-01-06     Historien om de norrøne gudene kan leses i stjernene    forskning.no
Islandsk forsker mener at den norrøne mytologien i virkeligheten er en historie om astronomiske fenomener. Dansk forsker er ikke helt enig.

2018-01-04     Sjældne runefund er dukket op i Ribe: "Det er nogle rigtig vigtige fund"    DR
Udgravning i Ribe bliver ved med at glæde arkæologerne. Nu har de fundet 1200 år gamle runer.