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2016-12-06     Yule – The Viking Predecessor Of The Contemporary Christmas Holidays    The Dockyards
Christmas is one of the most important Christian holidays that is observed most commonly on the 25th of December on all of the continents of the world.

2016-11-12     Hnefatafl: The Game of the Vikings    The Vintage News
The family of Tafl games is at least 1, 500 years old and rather associated with the Vikings who brought it in the entire territory of Scandinavia, Britain and different parts of Europe and Russia.

2016-11-12     Experimental Archaeology Reveals New Viking Fighting Style – Round Shields Were Used To Attack    Message to Eagle
Scientists specializing in experimental archaeology have studied ancient Viking battle techniques and discovered a completely new fighting style.

2016-11-12     Kongen som aldri fikk fred    NRK
Olav den helliges død ble starten på en drøyt 500 år lang rundreise for levningene hans.

2016-11-11     Was it for walrus?    medievalist.net
Viking Age settlement and medieval walrus ivory trade in Iceland and Greenland.

2016-11-10     Why did Greenland’s Vikings disappear?    Science
In 1721, missionary Hans Egede sailed a ship called The Hope from Norway to Greenland, seeking Norse farmers whom Europeans hadn't heard from in 200 years in order to convert them to Protestantism.

2016-11-10     Archaeologists find church of St. Olaf II    Norway Today
In a backyard in the centre of Trondheim archaeologists have found the remains of what they believe was Clement’s Church where the coffin of St. Olaf II, stood on the altar for 25 years after his death.

2016-11-10     Arkeologer skal ha funnet kirken til Olav den hellige    VG
I en bakgård i Trondheim sentrum har arkeologer funnet rester av det de tror var Klemenskirken der kisten til Olav den hellige sto på alter i 25 år etter hans død.

2016-10-30     Old Norse Girl Names – Alphabetical List and Meanings    Thor News
Old Norse Girl Names are both feminine and strong at the same time – just like the Viking Age women.

2016-10-25     Scientists have recreated an ancient mead from 2,500 years ago    Science Alert
There's aged wine and then there's aged wine, and an alcoholic beverage based on an analysis of cauldron sediment dating back some 2,500 years is most definitely the latter.

2016-10-25     Norways biggest #Vikingship are now being built in Nordfjordeid!    Vikingr
The impressive Science and Experience center in Nordfjordeid, will open in spring 2019.

2016-10-24     Seventeen Ounces of Roman Gold Found in Central Norway    Thor News
In late September, several Roman gold rings tied together in two small bundles were found in Skaun in Central Norway, far far away from Ancient Rome.

2016-10-22     Rauðskinna: The Famous Icelandic Book of Black Magic    Ancient Origins
Rauðskinna is a legendary book that was more terrifying than most of the black magic documents ever produced.

2016-10-20     Beads Were Found in 3,400-year-old Nordic Graves That Were Made by King Tut’s Glassmaker    Vintage News
Cobalt glass beads discovered in Scandinavian Bronze Age tombs reveal some iconic trade links between Egyptians and Mesopotamia 3,400-years-ago, and even show the same signs of religious rituals.

2016-10-20     There are runic inscriptions in the Hagia Sophia in Istanbul left there by Vikings    The Vintage News
The Hagia Sophia, a famous historical site in Istanbul, was once a Greek Orthodox Christian patriarchal basilica and later an imperial mosque.

2016-10-13     Kan ha funnet Olav den helliges kirke    NRK
Arkeologer har gjort et sensasjonelt funn og avdekket flere graver og ei kirke som kan være fra starten av 1000-tallet midt Trondheim sentrum.

2016-10-08     The Viking diet was better than that of many parts of the Medieval world    The Vintage News
The Vikings are famed for their great feasting halls, in which an image of a hooligan group of beer-consuming men chewing on meaty bones pops into mind.

2016-10-08     Food in the Viking Age: the self-sufficient Norse cuisine    The Dockyards
The development of the Norse cuisine was highly marked by three distinct elements: the lifestyle of the early medieval Scandinavian communities, the Nordic climate of most of Scandinavia, and the relative geographic isolation of this region from most of continental Europe.

2016-10-07     En Odin-figur med ravne på hjelmen fundet på Fyn    dr.dk
Figuren fra det 8. århundrede forestiller sandsynligvis guden Odin. Den blev fundet i nærheden af Mesinge på Fyn.

2016-10-07     Odin with Horns, Birds or Dragons?    Medieval Histories
Yet again an intriguing Viking figurine has been found on the island of Fyn in Denmark. This time it is a rare Odin with a ‘horned’ helmet.

2016-10-06     Försvunnen runsten hittades vid Hagby kyrka    SVT
Varje gång arbeten ska utföras vid en fornlämning måste en arkeolog vara med för att övervaka processen. Normalt sett hittar man ingenting stort, men igår så blev det jackpott för Upplandsmuseets Emelie Sunding.

2016-10-05     Vikingetidens farver skaber furore blandt forskere    Videnskab.dk
På et seminar om farver i vikingetiden tog begivenhederne fart, da en række arkæologer skulle nå til enighed om farvevalget til en rekonstrueret kongehal.

2016-10-05     Missing Viking-era rune stone turns up in Sweden    thelocal.se
A Viking-era rune stone that went missing for almost two centuries has been found after a Swedish archaeologist stumbled on it almost by chance.

2016-09-04     A Viking Naming Ceremony in Gudvangen    ThorNews
In late July during the annual Viking market, a very special ceremony was conducted in Gudvangen, Western Norway: Viking chieftain Georg Olafr Reydarsson Hansen holds little Alya above his head as a confirmation that she has got a name and has become a member of the Viking society.

2016-10-03     Viking Left Home without ID    Iceland Review
Archaeologists have found the bottom of a grave in the land of Ytri-Ásar in Skaftárhreppur, South Iceland, where a Viking sword and human bones were recently discovered.

2016-10-03     Seeing a Medieval Viking Ulfberht Sword Get Made Today Is So Damn Awesome    Gizmodo
Medieval Viking Ulfberht swords are some of the most famous swords in history because they were so obscenely strong that it’s almost unbelievable that bladesmiths in the 9th century were even able to make them.

2016-10-03     Map of the Viking World with placenames in the Old Norse language    The Dockyards
Below you can see a detailed map designed by Sandra Rimmer for www.abroadintheyard.com depicting the world known to the Vikings in the Viking Age with original placenames in the Old Norse language.

2016-09-26     Cats voyaged with the Vikings on their longships, genetic study reveals    The Dockyards
Cats were lend a ‘helping hand’ (or better put, a ‘helping paw’) by the tenacious Norse sailors, who took them as mousers on their dragon carved longships throughout the Viking Age.

2016-09-24     Leif Erikson    Spangenheim
Leif Erikson (970 – 1020 AD) was an Icelandic explorer and the first known European to have discovered North America (excluding Greenland), before Christopher Columbus.

2016-09-20     Overlevelsesguide: Slik blir du den perfekte vikingkvinne    Historie
Mote, utroskap og innredning. Ut fra de islandske sagaene og arkeologiske funn er det mulig å rekonstruere hva enhver ung vikingkvinne måtte vite om livet som ventet henne.

2016-09-17     Har du vikingkonger i slektstreet? Hva så? Det har alle andre i Europa også.    forskning.no
Det står der, svart på hvitt. Jeg er i slekt med Harald Hårfagre. Du vet, han som ikke ville klippe busta før han hadde samlet Norge til ett rike.

2016-08-29     Study on recently discovered ring fortress challenges widely accepted notions about Vikings    The Vintage News
A quick glance at the Anglo-Saxon Chronicles reveals that the Vikings first landed on the shores of England as early as 789 AD.

2016-08-29     Discoveries show that Vikings and their family were buried with favorite board games: used to entertain themselves in the afterlife    Vintage News
They were better recognized for the horror they implanted in the coastal inhabitants as they plundered their way around Britain.

2016-08-28     Muslim Vikings? Northmen in the islamic world.    Spangenheim
There are many documented encounters between the Muslim World and the Viking World.

2016-08-25     Kan ha gjort sensasjonelt gullfunn    NRK
Etter tre år som metallsøker på hobbybasis, gjorde Jan Olav Pettersen fra Grimstad sitt mest spesielle funn tirsdag 22.august.

2016-08-22     Vikingene begravde sine døde på gamle, hellige steder    forskning.no
Noen ble gravlagt på kirkegårder, andre ble gravlagt ved eldgamle monolitter i dagens Storbritannia.

2016-08-21     Våre vikingskip seiler i medvind – stor interesse for bygging av nye skip    NRK
Nordnorske båtbyggere merker økt interesse for bygging av vikingskip. Nå knyttes det håp til at dette skal bli en ny trend i vår båtbyggertradisjon.

2016-08-20     Saaremaal sõitsid viikingilaevad võidu    Uudised
Saaremaal Salmel, kust aastaid tagasi avastati eelviikingiaegsed laevamatused on eilsest homseni koos pea kogu Baltimaade ja Skandinaavia praegune viikingilaevastik ja täna korraldatigi seal viikingilaevade võidusõitmine.

2016-08-17     The exact place where King Harold fell in the Battle of Hastings has now been confirmed by the historians    The Vintage News
To a layman this may sound an insignificant and trivial matter, but the exact place where King Herald was supposedly have fallen in the Battle of Hastings have now shifted by seven yards.

2016-08-17     In 845 the Vikings sacked Paris and did not leave until King Charles the Bald paid them 5,670 lbs of silver and gold    The Vintage News
The Siege of Paris and the Sack of Paris of 845 was the culmination of a Viking invasion of the kingdom of the West Franks.

2016-09-15     Norse Shamanism: A Völva And Her Prophecies Were Feared Among Norse Gods And Vikings    Message to Eagle
The Völva was a very powerful female shaman and seer in Norse mythology.

2016-08-15     Glíma – The Martial Art of the Vikings    The Dockyards
Glíma, which in Old Norse means ‘glimpse’ or ‘flash’, is a martial art form that was used in the Viking Age by the Vikings.

2016-08-14     Et helt nyt publikum kigger på stolpehuller fra vikingetiden og gravhøje fra bronzealderen    politiken.dk
Det viser en undersøgelse fra Slots- og Kulturstyrelsen, der vurderer en ny pædagogisk formidling på steder i det danske landskab.

2016-08-13     10 Viking Facts You Should Know About Thor    The Dockyards
Thor is one of the most important divinities in the Norse mythology. He is often associated with the symbols of lightning, thunder, storm, fertility and strength.

2016-08-11     Glíma, the martial arts system used by the Vikings    Spangenheim
Viking warriors had the skills to survive against various forms of warfare and combat.

2016-08-11     Tusenvis av bilister har passert denne haugen uten å ane noen ting    NRK
Gravhaugen er stor nok til å inneholde et skip, ifølge arkeologer.

2016-08-10     The Younger Futhark Runes: An Instructive Guide    Huginn's Heathen Hof
So a lot of people have been asking for in depth guides to the various sets of runes. In order to do this properly I’m going to be writing an entire series of articles, with each individual entry focusing on a different set of runes.

2016-08-06     On the Origins of the Runes - Symbols, Mysteries and Magico-religious Concepts    Ancient Origins
One of the most shrouded mysteries of the rune alphabet is its early history. As a matter of fact, no-one really knows how the Elder Futhark came to be.

2016-08-01     How the Vikings started the worldwide distribution of gaited horses    Heritage Daily
Some horses have special gaits, which are more comfortable for the rider than walk, trot or gallop.

2016-07-30     Beautiful surviving examples of elaborate viking swords    The Vintage News
Longswords, or spathas, were more than just powerful and deadly weapons.

2016-07-27     Kloge koner og stærke storfruer - vikingekvinder var ikke kun husmødre    DR
Billedet af vikingekvinden trænger til at blive revideret, mener arkæologer. For vikingetidens kvinder har sandsynligvis været meget indflydelsesrige.

2016-07-22     One Of The Largest Viking Axes Found In 10th Century ‘Death House’ Of A Danish Couple    Realm of History
An incredible burial scope was discovered at Hårup in southwest Denmark in 2012, and it was later identified as an intact dødehus (or ‘death house’) that contained the remains of a Danish couple and another man (in an additional compartment).

2016-07-22     Ønsker støtte for å finne Olav den hellige    NRK
Bodvar Schjelderup mener levningene etter Olav den hellige ligger på Steinvikholmen. Nå søker han støtte hos Riksantikvaren for å få svar på teorien.

2016-07-22     Ho koplar vikingfunn i Lærdal mot Oseberg-skipet    NRK
Var ein av Oseberg-handverkarane frå Sogn? Eller handla Eri-bonden med same handverkar som hovgydja i Oseberg?

2016-07-21     Mighty Viking Ax Discovered in Tomb of Medieval 'Power Couple'    Live Science
Archaeologists have discovered one of the largest Viking axes ever found, in the tomb of a 10th-century "power couple" in Denmark.

2016-07-21     Har teke Gudvangen til hjarta sine    Sogn Avis
For to år sidan gifta spanjolane Najua-Alya Droubi Cannutt (37) og Sergio Jimenez (38) seg i ekte vikingstil i Gudvangen. Måndag blei dottera Alya (1) teken opp i slekta på norrønt vis.

2016-07-21     Vikingene tålte ikke fornærmelser    forskning.no
Du måtte passe munnen din i vikingtiden. Hvis du fornærmet noen på feil måte, kunne du bli drept der du sto. forskning.no har tatt en kikk på lov og rett i vikingtiden.

2016-07-19     The largest hoard of Viking treasure ever found in Britain has now been revealed to the world    The Vintage News
In total, there are about 100 intricate pieces, dating to about the 9th and 10th centuries. These rare artifacts were found in Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, by Derek McLennan, a metal detectorist.

2016-07-12     Vikingegravplads i Ribe afslører arkæologisk mysterium    Videnskab DK I mere end 100 år respekteres gravpladsen i vikingetidens Ribe - men i slutningen af 800-tallet ændrer det sig markant, da man begynder at bygge, næsten demonstrativt, oven i gravene.

2016-07-12     Søker tilbake til vikingtiden    Vårt Land
Populærkulturen lokker stadig flere til å leve seg inn vikingtilværelsen. – Vikingenes verden ligner på vår, men har en dimensjon av noe magisk, mener forsker.

2016-07-08     Beautifull surviving examples of elaborate viking swords    The Vintage News
During the reign of Charlemagne, the price of a sword (a spata, or longsword) with scabbard was set at seven solidi (Lex Ribuaria).

2016-07-07     Byggjer Njords heim i Gudvangen    Sogn Avis
Njardarheimr – Njords heim – er namnet på vikingbyen som snart ser dagens lys på næringsarealet i Gudvangen.

2016-07-04     Buried for One Thousand Years: The Eerie Graveyard of the Vikings    Ancient Origins
Lindholm Hoje is an ancient graveyard of the Vikings that had been lost for one thousand years, buried beneath thousands of tons of sand.

2016-07-04     Animated Video Does A Nifty Job Of Debunking The Popular Viking Myths    Realm of History
When it comes to the scope of Vikings, there has always been a tendency to mash up historicity with popular romanticizing of these Norsemen.

2016-07-04     A 1200-year-old Viking sword found in Norway could still be used today    The Vintage News
While hiking an old mountain trail in Haukeli (on the border of Telemark County, Norway), Goran Olsen was surprised to discover a 1250 year old Viking sword among some rocks near the road when he sat down to rest.

2016-07-04     Seven days in the Viking age – a summary of The Viking Way    The Viking Way
One year ago, the project managers of Trondheim Vikinglag decided to make an event where reenactors and living history enthusiasts could gather to get back to the basics of what and why we are engaged in historical reenactment.

2016-06-29     Examination of 1,000-Year-Old Viking ‘Death House’ Reveals Elite Burial with Stunning Artifacts    Ancient Origins
A team of researchers have examined a rare Viking tomb known as a ‘death house’, revealing an elite burial containing the remains of two noblemen and a woman, along with impressive artifacts including a large battle axe.

2016-06-28     Unique Tomb Found in Denmark Contains Remains of Viking Power Couple    History
A large burial ground located at Hårup in southwest Denmark is the site of the latest striking find from the Viking world.

2016-06-24     The Viking Origins of the Red Hair Gene    The Dockyards
What are the causes behind red hair?

2016-06-24     Spektakulær utgraving av gravrøyser    UiT
Siden april er nærmere 100 gravrøyser er avdekket på Øvre Øksnevad i Klepp kommune av arkeologer fra Arkeologisk museum.

2016-06-24     Skol! Weekend warriors swing the steel, Viking style    MPR News
Moorhead may not be Valhalla. But to these guys, it's pretty close.

2016-06-23     Se hva forskerne fant i viking-dødshuset    forskning.no
En uvanlig likestilt stormanns- og kvinnegrav er funnet i Danmark. Forskere vet lite om hvor vanlig skikken med dødshus har vært i Skandinavia.

2016-06-18     Byggematadoren Harald Blåtand samlede landet    DR
Han opførte spektakulære ringborge og tog æren for at indføre kristendommen i Danmark. Men hvad ved vi egentlig om Harald Blåtand?

2016-06-16     Har funnet Danmarks største gullskatt fra vikingtiden    NRK
Seks armbånd i gull og et i sølv fra vikingtiden er blitt funnet av amatør-arkeologer i Danmark.

2016-06-16     Amatør-arkeologer fant gullringer fra Vikingtiden    Side3
Seks armringer i gull og ett i sølv fra Vikingtiden er blitt funnet av amatør-arkeologer i Danmark.

2016-06-13     Norse contact with native americans before the Viking age    Spangenheim
When the Vikings reached the New World, they called the native inhabitants (American Indians or Native Americans), “Skræling.”

2016-06-11     Scots chapel’s hidden Viking map secret uncovered by TV historian    The Scottish Sun
TELLY adventurer Ashley Cowie claims to have uncovered an ancient Viking map of America — hidden for centuries inside the crypt of Rosslyn Chapel.

2016-06-10     Body in well confirms Viking Saga    Past Horizons
Archaeologists working in Trondheim in Norway are amazed by the discovery of a human skeleton in the bottom of an abandoned castle well.

2016-06-08     Sensasjonelt arkeologisk funn i Trondheim    NRK
Utgravingsleder Anna Petersén sier de har gjort et funn som er det råeste hun har sett noen gang.

2016-06-10     Sensational archaeological discovery in Norway confirms Viking saga    Archeology
Archaeologists working in Trondheim in Norway are amazed by the discovery of a human skeleton in the bottom of an abandoned castle well.

2016-06-10     Fant hodeskallen til 800 år gammel birkebeiner    VG
Skjelettet og hodeskallen til en død birkebeiner er funnet under utgravingen av en brønn på Sverresborg i Trondheim.

2016-06-05     A Viking Woman’s Last Journey    Thor News
This buried boat with a woman dating back to the early 800s documents the Viking women’s independence.

2016-06-02     The Viking sword doesn’t make a roman gladius    Spangenheim
A good sword was the obvious weapon of choice by the Viking Age warrior when they could afford one.

2016-05-31     Bygger vikingskip som skal seile til Svartehavet    Aftenposten
Det er på brygga i Tønsberg det foregår. Uten drill og motorsag, med fortidens verktøy, blir digre trestammer til et nytt vikingskip.

2016-05-31     Dette er en god hobby    NRK
Noen har som største interesse i livet å leve som vikingene.

2016-05-23     Less Commonly Known Viking Weapons – The Atgeir    Spangenheim
The Atgeir was a ‘spear-like spear’ that was used before and through the Viking Age.

2016-05-23     Fant vikingsmykke på jorde i Vang    Hamar Arbeiderblad
I vår oppfylte Øivind Moe drømmen om metalldetektor. Kort tid senere fant han et sjeldent smykke som trolig er rundt 1.000 år gammelt.

2016-05-23     Why did the Vikings' violent raids begin?    History Extra
Robert Ferguson argues that the chief motivation behind the Vikings’ brutal raids on the British Isles was the need to defend their culture in the face of a Christian onslaught...

2016-05-22     Old Norse and its influence on modern languages    Spangenheim
The language used by the Norse people was "Old Norse". It was the primary language used in settlements up onto the 14th century when the language eventually developed into the modern North Germanic languages.

2016-05-22     Are Odin’s ravens Muninn and Huginn symbolic for his mind and soul?    Spangenheim
The Norse god Odin has two ravens, named Muninn and Huginn.

2016-05-21     A New Lead in the Search for Elusive Norse Settlements    Epoch Times
A story passed down in my family for generations may be the clue to finding a lost Norse settlement.

2016-05-21     The Norse social class system of the Viking age    Spangenheim
The Norse had a social class structure to their society.

2016-05-20     Valheim Hof in denmark, dedicated to Odin and the gods    Spangenheim
A new temple dedicated to the Norse god Odin and other gods has opened in Denmark.

2016-05-20     Dette er et sjeldent funn!    NRK
En 1200 år gammel arabisk sølvmynt er funnet på en gård på Gran på Hadeland. – Et spennende og sjeldent funn, sier arkeolog.

2016-05-17     Islamic Ring found in Viking grave sheds a new light on ancient ties …    The Vintage News
The finger ring discovered in a 9th-century Swedish grave, inscribed with Arabic Kufic writing, interpreted as reading “il-la-lah”, i.e. “For/to Allah,”

2016-05-16     Viking Bread    The Dockyards
If you ever wandered what was the menu in the Viking Age and what it comprised, then you came to the right place!

2016-05-16     The norse shield – Why were viking shields the best    Spengenhelm
There is Skaldic poetry that is specifically dedicated to shields. They are known as the “shield poems.”

2016-05-16     Fant 1.300 år gamle båter, sverd og smykker    NRK
Smykkene som ble funnet i kvinnegraven på Bitterstad kan kanskje knyttes til gudinnen Frøya og guden Loke.

2016-05-15     Danmarks nya Gudahov invigt…    Hedniska Tankar
Så har då ett stort datum passerats i vår Hedniska Kalender. Igår var det den 14 Maj, och då invigde Jim Lyngvild, modeskapare, tv-kock och internationell celebritet samt egen företagare stolt sitt nya gudahov nere i Danmark.

2016-05-15     Who Were These Vikings Buried Sitting Upright?    ThorNews
Accidentally, in 1963 a burial ground with 24 graves deep inside the bay of Sandvika on the eastern side of the island of Jøa in Central Norway were discovered.

2016-05-14     Did the Vikings Meditate?    Bull-Hansen
I was recently asked if I think the Vikings used to meditate. I said that I think they did. To be honest, I don’t only think so. I know.

2016-05-14     The Vikings are back!    Mail Online
Meet King Björn, ruler of Sweden's modern day beserkers who live just as their ancestors did (but luckily raiding is banned).

2016-05-14     Estonia hands over stolen Viking-era sword to Ukraine    Ukraine Today
Medieval sword, smuggled from Ukraine, was arrested at the Estonia-Russia border.

2016-05-13     Vikings and the World-Tree Project    Medival Histories
The World-Tree Project – and interactive Digital Archive for the Teaching and Study of the Vikings have gone live. Explore the new website…

2016-05-13     3D-animation of Tissø in The Viking Age    The Dockyards
Tissø is a freshwater lake situated in the western part of the island of Sjælland (English: Zealand) and pertains to the Kalundborg Municipality.

2016-05-10     World’s biggest viking ship visits Reykjavik!    reykjavik.com
Viking longship visits Reykjavík as part of epic voyage to America.

2016-05-10     Sjældent vikingefund i Salling    Skive Folkeblad
Arkæologerne på Muserum i Skive har i de seneste uger haft svært ved at holde fødderne på jorden.

2016-05-09     Mytisk extremvinter visade sig stämma    SVT
I Vikingarnas folktro skulle jordens undergång föregås av en stor köld – Fimbulvintern.

2016-05-08     The Great Lejre Hall to be Reconstructed    Medieval Histories
“Land of Legends” is a historical park near Lejre, dedicated recreating ancient forms of life as well as experimental archaeology.

2016-05-08     800 år gamle sagaer: Sprængfyldt med sex, kvindekraft og magi    DK
I middelalderens sagaer om danskernes vikingeliv kan du både finde en heftig scorereplik, en kur mod alderdom og skyts til at gøre grin med svenskerne.

2016-05-08     Viking 'parliament' site uncovered on Scottish island    Herald Scotland
It is an ancient meeting place where Vikings would gather to decide laws, settle disputes and make key political decisions.

2016-05-08     Studerende laver første vikingefilm udelukkende på vikingesprog    Videnskab dk
I de fleste film om de barske vikinger, bliver der talt engelsk. Men vikingerne talte ikke engelsk - de talte urnordisk.

2016-05-07     The Danish Vikings and the Danelaw    The Dockyards
The Viking Age in Denmark was an eventful period that saw the rise of the Danish Vikings as an important military force in northwestern Europe.

2016-05-07     Women in the Viking Age    Norman Descendants
Women during the Viking age were strong-minded individuals that held a high status within the Scnadinavian community despite being in a male dominated society.

2016-05-07     Vikings’ history in England needs a review    The Vintage News
New evidence suggests Vikings went further then was previously believed.

2016-05-05     In our opinion! Some of the most beautiful Viking finds ever found. Do you agree?    The Vintage News
If you don’t agree with us then we will send over some Viking discipline until you do!

2016-05-03     New Viking Rune Translation May Change History    Coast to Coast
An elaborate message, thought to be tales of Viking feats and kings, inscribed on a massive runestone in Sweden may, in fact, be much more mundane that historians thought.

2016-05-03     The rune translation that rewrites Viking history in Sweden:    Mail Online
Rök stone does NOT tell tales of heroic feats and warrior kings.

2016-05-02     New interpretation of the Rok runestone inscription changes view of Viking Age    Archaeology
The Rok Runestone, erected in the late 800s in the Swedish province of Ostergotland, is the world's most well-known runestone.

2016-05-02     New interpretation of the Rok runestone inscription changes view of Viking Age    phys.org
The Rök Runestone, erected in the late 800s in the Swedish province of Östergötland, is the world's most well-known runestone.

2016-04-30     The Saga Of A Viking Longhouse In Iceland (Documentary)    The Dockyards
Mosfellsbær is a small town situated in southwestern Iceland, very close to the country’s capital city, Reykjavík. In the proximity of Mosfellsbær there is a well preserved Norse longhouse that dates back to the Viking Age.

2016-04-27     England var endnu mere infiltreret af vikinger, end man hidtil har troet    Jyllandsposten
Et af vikingerne yndede mål var England, hvor de rige klostre og byer var som magneter for de første vikingetogter.

2016-04-26     The Viking Castle in Peel, Isle of Man    The Dockyards
The Peel Castle situated on St. Patrick’s Isle, a small island connected to the seaside town of Peel in the Isle of Man, is a castle which was originally built by the Norsemen during the Viking Age.

2016-04-23     De første vikingtoktene kan ha vært jakt på slaver og kvinner    forskning.no
Vikingtoktene begynte ikke med plyndringen av Lindisfarne, men tidligere, mener forsker.

2016-04-21     Oldest Viking Crucifix Uncovered in Denmark    Live Science
A solid-gold cross depicting Jesus with his arms outstretched may be Denmark's oldest crucifix, dating back more than 1,100 years.

2016-04-19     4,500-year-old boat among Viking artifacts hoard discovered in Galway    Irisch Central
Twelve boats, dating from 2,500 BC to the 11th century AD, along with other Viking artifacts were discovered in Lough Corrib in Connemara, County Galway last year.

2016-01-18     Viking invaders struck deep into the west of England – and may have stuck around    The Conversation
It’s well chronicled that wave after wave of Vikings from Scandinavia terrorised western Europe for 250 years from the end of the eighth century AD.

2016-04-18     Searching for the Vikings: 3 Sites Possibly Found in Canada    Live Science
Three archaeological sites that may have been used by Vikings around 1,000 years ago were excavated recently in Canada.

2016-04-17     Carving Runes    Grimfrost
Runes are heavily associated with Vikings. Not only did they leave thousands of runestones behind them that still dot the Scandinavian landscape, but they also carved runes during their expeditions.

2016-04-17     Viking in a modern world    Bull-Hansen
Everybody wants to be a Viking these days.

2016-04-013     An unexpected absence: Anglo-Saxon silver in Viking hoards    Viking Metal
The recent excavation of a Carolingian silver cup found in 2014 as part of the Galloway hoard revealed a number of extraordinary objects.

2016-04-12     ‘Viking Age Museum’ starts taking shape    News in English
A new safe harbour is rising around Norway’s famed Viking ships, arguably the country’s most precious national treasures.

2016-04-08     The Art of the Vikings (Documentary)    The Dockyards
There are quite a number of myths surrounding the Vikings and the Viking Age.

2016-04-06     Nytt fynd: Vikingarna stannade mycket längre i Amerika    Illustrert Vitenskap
Sägnerna berättar historien om vikingarnas korta och misslyckade försök att kolonisera Nordamerika.

2016-04-04     Fant romersk vikinglønn på Ronglan    Trønder-Avisa
Johann Eriksen ble kvalm da han fikk vite hva det var han hadde funnet på beitelandet på Ronglan.

2016-04-02     Nye vikingspor kan være funnet på Newfoundland    forskning.no
En tidligere ukjent vikingbosetning kan være funnet i Canada.

2016-04-01     New evidence of Viking life in America?    BBC
A new discovery has revealed that the Vikings may have travelled hundreds of miles further into North America than previously thought.

2016-04-01     Viking movie will be entirely in Old Norwegian    ScienceNordic
Liða skaltú ok deyja! — May you suffer and die!

2016-04-01     Kan ha funnet ukjent vikingsted i Canada    Aftenposten
Nye arkeologisk funn kan bekrefte Anne Stine og Helge Ingstads utgravning av en norrøn bosetning fra år 1000 e.Kr.f. på Newfoundland.

2016-04-01     Is this the rock that proves Vikings DID discover America?    Mail Online
Settlement in Newfoundland suggests the warriors set foot in the New World 500 years before Columbus.

2016-04-01     BBC uncovers new find that may be first Viking site discovered in North America in 55 years    BBC
The search for evidence that it could be the furthest known point of the entire Viking expansion.

2016-03-31     View From Space Hints at a New Viking Site in North America    NY Times
A thousand years after the Vikings braved the icy seas from Greenland to the New World in search of timber and plunder, satellite technology has found intriguing evidence of a long-elusive prize in archaeology.

2016-03-31     Discovery Could Rewrite History of Vikings in New World    National Geographic
Guided by ancient Norse sagas and modern satellite images, searchers discover what may be North America's second Viking site.

2016-03-27     Norse law – the vikings had a ‘thing’ for it    Spangenhelm
Law and order is a necessity among all civilized people in order to peacefully live amongst each other.

2016-03-25     Vikings had a parasite that protected them from lung diseases    The Vintage News
A recent archaeological excavation of Viking latrine pits in Denmark has revealed something utterly amazing, yet quite disgusting.

2016-03-23     Pictures: An Elite Viking’s Prized Possessions    National Geographic
Buried for more than a thousand years, Scotland's “Galloway hoard” may include rare artifacts looted from medieval monasteries.

2016-03-24     Galloway Viking treasure pot's contents revealed after more than 1,000 years    BBC
Conservators have released images of the contents of a pot of Viking treasure more than 1,000 years after it was buried in a field in Galloway.

2016-03-24     Viking treasure hoard 1,000 years old discovered in Scotland    Independent
Objects found in Galloway field include a silver brooch from Ireland and silk from around modern-day Istanbul

2016-03-23     Pictures: An Elite Viking’s Prized Possessions    National Geographic
Buried for more than a thousand years, Scotland's “Galloway hoard” may include rare artifacts looted from medieval monasteries.

2016-03-15     Becoming a Viking    Bull-Hansen
These days, everybody wants to be a Viking.

2016-03-13     Here the Vikings Worshiped Thor and Odin    ThorNews
We still know little about how and where the Vikings worshiped their Norse gods, but a few findings show that religious rituals took place in holy places with processional roads, altars and houses of worship.

2016-03-07     Hoard of Viking silver brings English king out of obscurity    Spangenheim
A ‘significant’ treasure trove of 186 Viking coins, ingots and jewelry was uncovered by amateur treasure-hunter James Mather, in a farmer’s field near Watlington, Oxfordshire, in October 2015.

2016-03-07     Denmark village shows what life was like for Vikings 1000 years ago    Spangenheim
At the Ribe VikingeCenter in Denmark, located just 2 km south of Ribe, you can travel back 1000 years in time and experience what life was like for the Vikings.

2016-03-05     Kiev Stakes Claim on Viking Sword Smuggled From Russia    Sputnik
Ukraine seeks to prevent the return of a rusted Viking sword back to Russia.

2016-03-05     Enormt myntfunn førte til 70 års skattejakt    Trønder-Avisa
Fra 1882 og helt fram til 1953 ble det funnet mengder med utenlandske sølvmynter fra vikingtid ved en liten husmannsplass i Verdal.

2016-03-02     DNA-jegere åpnet vikinggrav i Normandie    Sunnmørsposten
Norske forskere har endelig fått åpne graven til vikinghøvdingen Rollos etterkommere.

2016-03-02     DNA-jegere åpnet vikinggrav i Normandie    Dagbladet
Norske forskere har endelig fått åpne graven til vikinghøvdingen Rollos etterkommere.

2016-03-01     Dokument från vikingatiden upptäckt i Östersund    ÖP
Ny forskning har visat att Jämtlands äldsta bevarade dokument i själva verket äldre än man tidigare trott.

2016-02-21     Why Did the Viking Trading Town of Kaupang Totally Disappear?    Thor News
The first trading towns in Scandinavia were established at the same time as the first Viking raids took place on the British Isles and the continent: Birka in Sweden, Hedeby and Ribe in Denmark and Kaupang in Norway.

2016-02-16     How the Americans Taught Us Norwegians to Love Our Viking Heritage    B.A.B-H.
It may come as a surprise to many, but most Norwegians were never particularly proud of their Norse ancestry.

2016-02-16     Nicolai (15) fant unik viking-skatt    NRK
15 år gamle Nicolai Davidsen dro nylig på skattejakt i Lillesand. Under jorda skjulte det seg et viking-smykke fra 800-tallet.

2016-02-09     Fant vikingsmykke på Møglestu    Aust-Agder FK
Nicolai Davidsen fant et smykke fra vikingtid med metalldetektor.

2016-02-06     Is a viking mentality for you?    VikingsBrand
How deep is your fascination with the Vikings? For the years the Vikings were around, they were revered and loathed, almost in equal measure.

2016-02-02     Iceland to build first temple to Norse gods in 1,000 years    The Telegraph
Modern version of Norse paganism has been gaining popularity in Iceland.

2016-01-30     The 80 Wisdom Sayings of the Vikings    The art of Manliness
Over 1,000 years old, the Hávamál (“Sayings of the High One”) is a series of Old Norse poems from the Viking age.

2016-01-30     Vikinggesp gevonden in Oudewater    NOS
Amateurarcheoloog Caio Haars uit Oudewater heeft drie weken geleden een gesp uit de Vikingtijd gevonden, meldt RTV Utrecht.

2016-01-28     Pulling the Strings: The Influential Power of Women in Viking Age Iceland    Medievalists.net
Icelandic women during the Viking Age managed households, raised their children, tended to the animals, and wove the cloth, along with a host of other duties overlooked by their male counterparts.

2016-01-26     Nytt lys over slaget i Hafrsfjord?    Stavanger Aftenblad
KRONIKK: Et klart bilde av Rogaland i vikingtiden krever at oppstykket forskning koordineres.

2016-01-26     Why I’m going Viking – and why you should too    bull-hansen.com
I don’t know what the future holds. But I know this: When the time is right, I will leave my home shores and go Viking.

2016-01-24     Iceland Is Officially Worshiping Norse Gods Again    Big Think
For the first time since the Vikings sailed, the Icelandic public are worshiping classical Norse gods like Odin, Thor, and Frigg at a public temple built in their honor.

2016-01-20     Vikings took a crystal-clear route across the Atlantic    The Times Science
Five centuries before Christopher Columbus set sail to cross the Atlantic, the Vikings had carved out a maritime empire stretching from northern Europe to north America.

2016-01-10     The Vikings Used Comfortable Shoes    ThorNews
A number of complete Viking Age shoes found in Scandinavia and England have the same characteristics.

2016-00-00     The modern vikings    Visit Norway
The plundering warriors’ peaceful legacy.