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2017-12-13     Eksperter om unikt Randers-fund: Ingen har set noget lignende    Amtsavis
Et fund i den kronjyske muld har fået fagfolk til at spærre øjnene op.

2017-12-11     Irish DNA map reveals history's imprint    BBC
Scientists have unveiled a detailed genetic map of Ireland, revealing subtle DNA differences that may reflect historic events.

2017-12-07     Vikings Filled Their Pillows and Duvets with Eagle-Owls’ Feathers    Thor News
In the largest and richest equipped Viking burial mounds discovered in Norway there are usually found beds and several types of bird feathers and down from pillows and duvets, including eagle-owls’ feathers.

2017-12-06     Vikingbyen skal byggjast ut for tjue nye millionar    Porten.no
Hovudmålet er at den skal kunne halda ope heile året.

2017-12-05     Viking-Era Stone Carved with Runes Found in Norway    Live Science
A stone carved with symbols known as runes and dating to the Middle Ages has been discovered during an excavation ahead of a railway-construction project in Oslo, Norway.

2017-12-05     Did the Viking Age Really Start on 8 June 793 AD?    Thor News
Never before has such terror appeared in Britain as we have now suffered from a pagan race...

2017-11-29     The Viking Spear from the Lendbreen Ice Patch    Secrets of the ice
The Lendbreen ice patch, September 1974.

2017-11-25     An intro to the norse pantheon - Odin & Thor    Viking's Trove
When оnе hеаrѕ thе word “Viking,” it almost inѕtаntlу соnjurеѕ imаgеѕ оf brаwnу wаrriоrѕ wiеlding fiеrсе ѕwоrdѕ, riding in wаvеѕ of long ѕhiрѕ tо рillаgе аnd рlundеr unѕuѕресting villаgеѕ.

2017-11-24     Skye’s Viking shipyard and canal to be deemed historic monument    Herald Scotland
IT is perhaps best known for just one speeding, bonnie boat. But Skye has a long and hidden history of making and repairing many, many more: birlinns or galleys for Vikings.

2017-11-24     Viking weaponry from more than 1,100 years ago unearthed by archaeologists in Repton    Burton Mail
Items found by archaeologists include arrowheads and axe-heads.

2017-11-20     The Puzzling Animal Head Posts Found in the Oseberg Viking Ship Grave    Thor News
Five animal head posts were found in the Oseberg Viking ship grave dating back to the year 834 AD.

2017-11-20     Site where Brits fought off Vikings ‘is a layby on the A1’    Metro
The site of the one of the most decisive battles in British history is a ‘lay-by off the A1’, an expert believes.

2017-11-16     Snorri´s Ancestral Stories about the “Men from Asia”    Blade Honer
In Snorri Sturluson´s Prologue to the Prose Edda, as well as in his Ynglinga saga [the first chapter of Heimskringla, the Sagas of the Norwegian Kings], ...

2017-11-16     Fant keltisk vikingbytte på Byneset    NRK
Da kirkegården utenfor Trondheim skulle utvides, gravde arkeologene frem en stor gård og flere gjenstander som i sin tid trolig ble røvet med fra utlandet.

2017-11-15     Vikingene var forfengelige skjørtejegere    Historie
De pleide skjegget, hadde flotte frisyrer og tok lange bad. Vikingene var så uimotståelige at engelske kvinner gjerne forlot mann og barn for en nordboer.

2017-11-15     Edinburgh’s forgotten Viking stone to get new home    The Scotsman
It is one of the most historic relics to be found in the heart of Scotland’s capital – but lies fenced off from the public in the shadow of the iconic visitor attraction it pre-dates.

2017-11-15     Viking age gravestone to be moved after 200 years    BBC
A Viking age gravestone is to be moved from its home in one of the most inaccessible corners of Edinburgh's Princes Street Gardens after more than 200 years.

2017-11-13     Unikt runfynd i Hackås har äntligen undersökts    SVT
I samband med en renovering av putsen på Hackås kyrka 1959 påträffades ett antal runor ristade i en putsfog.

2017-11-11     Hadde båtdeler fra vikingtiden på løa i 32 år    NRK
Han drenerte en myr, fant to trebiter og la dem på løa. 32 år etter kaller arkeologer funnet til Johannes Ask unikt.

2017-11-11     Her kan du se norrøne tekster på nett    forskning.no
Norske arkivarer har funnet skjulte skatter i regnskapsprotokoller fra middelalderen, blant annet en litt annerledes versjon av sagaen om Olav den hellige.

2017-11-09     Unikt funn frå vikingtida    HFK
Dette er eit unikt funn. Sjølv om det gjennom tidene er gjort ein del funn av båtdelar i myr i Noreg, så er det likevel sjeldne saker.

2017-11-07     Old Norse Mystery: What Do the Couples Depicted on Thousands of Miniature Gold Amulets Symbolize?    Thor News
About three thousand Old Norse gold miniature amulets dating back to the Merovingian and Viking periods (c. 500 – 1066 AD) have been found in Scandinavia.

2017-10-23     Research: Wealthy Vikings Did Wear Blue Linen Underwear    Thor News
It is hard to imagine Eric Bloodaxe and other feared Viking kings and chieftains wearing blue linen underwear. However, if the research carried out at the University of Bergen is correct, we should get used to the idea.

2017-10-13     Vikingarnas trälar – slaveriet i Norden    Populär Historia
Vikingatidens slaveri har länge varit ett outforskat ämne i den svenska historien.

2017-10-01     Skjoldmøya fra Birka    NRK
En ny undersøkelse av et skjelett i en svensk vikinggrav kan endre hele vårt syn på kvinner i vikingtida.

2017-09-28     Vikings were never the pure-bred master race white supremacists like to portray    The Conversation
The word “Viking” entered the Modern English language in 1807, at a time of growing nationalism and empire building.

2017-09-27     1,000-year-old perfect Viking sword found at Beamish brewery Cork    Irish Central
The 1,000-year-old Viking weaver's sword discovered in Cork City was among several discoveries of significance unearthed recently.

2017-09-24     1,000-year-old Viking Boat Burial Discovered Under Market Square in Norway    Ancient Origins
A millennium-old Viking boat grave with bones and sheet bronze still inside has been discovered under a market square in Norway.

2017-09-22     Avaldsnesfunn: Minst to sider i Norgeshistorien må skrives på nytt    Haugesund Avis
Arkeologene lette etter minner fra jernalderen på Avaldsnes og fant en kongsgård fra høymiddelalderen.

2017-09-21     Arkeologer fant ukjent kongsgård. Nå må historien kanskje skrives om.    Aftenposten
I tre måneder har arkeologer gravd frem et unikt funn på Karmøy i Rogaland. Nå kan de endelig lette på sløret og fortelle hva de har funnet.

2017-09-19     Kulturelt mangfold i Osebergskipets tekstiler    Norsk Husflidslag
Eventyrlige skatter åpenbarte seg da Osebergskipet ble gravd ut i 1904.

2017-09-14     Den siste vikingkongen    All Verdens Historie
Harald Hardrådes liv besto for det meste av krig. Som ung kjempet han ved Olav den helliges side i slaget ved Stiklestad.

2017-09-09     DNA-bevis afslører: Historien skal skrives om - markant vikingekriger var en kvinde    Politiken.dk
I vikingetiden var slagmarken ikke kun forbeholdt mænd, viser DNA-analyse af krigers skelet. Det er unikt, siger forsker.

2017-09-08     First genetic proof that women were Viking warriors    Phys.org
New DNA evidence uncovered by researchers at Uppsala University and Stockholm University shows that there were in fact female Viking warriors.

2017-08-19     Dozens of Viking Age Objects Stolen from the University Museum of Bergen    ThorNews
On Monday morning when employees at the University Museum of Bergen returned to work, they got a shocking surprise: Around 300 historical objects, many from the Viking Age, were during the weekend stolen from the Cultural History Collections.

2017-08-18     Universitetsmuseum oppjusterer talet – 400 vikingskattar stolne    NRK
Verdifulle kulturskattar skulle flyttast til nytt magasin då tjuvane slo til. – Det verste tjuveriet i norsk museumshistorie, meiner museumsdirektøren.

2017-08-16     Thousand-year-old Viking fortress reveals a technologically advanced society    Science
When archaeologists uncovered four ancient ring-shaped fortresses in Denmark in the 1930s, the find profoundly changed the way they thought about the Vikings that built them.

2017-08-16     Frykter vikingskattene havner til salgs på nettet    NRK
Minst 245 gjenstander er stjålet fra Universitetsmuseet i Bergen. – Helt forferdelig. Det finnes ikke noe annet ord for det, sier fagdirektør.

2017-08-16     Hundrevis av viking-gjenstander stjålet fra museum: – Forferdelig    TV2
Historisk museum i Bergen har fortsatt ikke full oversikt over hva som ble stjålet under innbruddet i helga, men frykter antallet gjenstander kommer opp i 300.

2017-08-16     Disse gjenstandene ble stjålet fra Historisk museum i Bergen    VG
Rundt hundre historiske gjenstander, noen opp mot 2000 år gamle, er stjålet fra Universitetsmuseet i Bergen.

2017-08-15     Unikt funn av våpengrav fra jernalderen    Buskerud Fylkeskommune
Det er unikt at gjenstandene er så godt bevart, og urørt siden de ble lagt ned i graven, sier arkeolog Inger Karlberg i fylkeskommunen.

2017-08-15     Desse vikingskattane er vekke frå museet    UiB
Eg er redd for at når me har gått gjennom det heile så vil me oppleva at me har mista ein del av sjela vår, seier professor Liv Helga Dommasnes.

2017-08-14     Her er vikingskattene som ble stjålet fra Universitetsmuseet    BT
Dette rammer oss utrolig hardt, sier museumsdirektør Henrik von Achen.

2017-08-13     Tak wygląda niemiecka propaganda. Doszukali się polskich neonazistów na… słowiańskim festiwalu    Wolnosc24.pl
Co mają słowiańskie symbole do nazizmu? Niemiecki dziennik uważa, że wiele i oskarża organizatorów Festiwalu Słowian i Wikingów organizowanego w Wolinie o przyciąganie neonazistów.

2017-08-12     Why Are These Viking Burial Clothes Inscribed with Arabic Script?    History
It is well-known among researchers that the Vikings, those Scandinavian warriors who roamed the seas between the 9th and 11th centuries, made contact with the Islamic world.

2017-08-11     Arkæolog: Vikinger kæmpede ikke bag mure af skjolde    Videnskab.dk
Skjoldmuren er populær hos vikingeentusiaster, der genopfører berømte vikingeslag, i tv-serier og i film om vikinger. Men faktisk er skjoldmuren formentlig én stor misforståelse, lyder det fra dansk arkæolog.

2017-08-08     Tørrfisk-sensasjon: – Torske­funn kan endre viking­historien    NRK
Sagaene har fortalt om handel med tørrfisk fra Nord-Norge så tidlig som på 800-tallet, men det har ingen klart å bevise.

2017-08-08     Fiskben från vikingatiden avslöjar tidig handel    SR
Kanske var torsk en viktig handelsvara redan på vikingatiden, visar en studie i tidskriften PNAS.

2017-07-11     Stor vikingesølvskat fundet på Bornholm: "Jeg var helt euforisk og rystede af glæde"    Jyllandsposten
En amatørarkæolog har fundet 98 stykker sølv, smykker, mønter og halsringe på en mark ved Østerlars.

2017-07-07     Pearls, Viking swords, spears and shields among hundreds of items excavated in N. Iceland    Iceland Magazine
Archeologists working at Dysnes, a recently discovered Viking age burial site in Eyjafjörður fjord in North Iceland are still busy excavating invaluable treasures.

2017-07-04     Were Norsemen Tattooed? Evidence of Ink on the Rugged Rusiyyah    Ancient Origins
Did the Norsemen of Scandinavia have tattoos? Did runic script adorn their arms as they sailed their longships down fjords?

2017-07-04     Vikinger drepte for slektens ære    Historie
En brutt ed, et forbudt kyss eller bare et skjevt ord i forbifarten. Vikingens ære hang i en tynn tråd – og var den først mistet, måtte den krenkede ty til vikingtidens eneste løsning: blodig hevn med sverdet i hånd.

2017-07-02     Mysterious Ancient Grave With Unusual Artifacts That Belonged To A Völva – Norse Female Shamans Did Exist    Ancient Pages
A Völva in Norse mythology was someone everyone feared, even the gods.

2017-06-22     Tror det er Olav Tryggvasons kirke    NRK
Professor Axel Christophersen er overbevist om at arkeologene har funnet Olav Tryggvasons kirke utenfor Folkebiblioteket i Trondheim.

2017-06-17     Three Boat Burials of Viking-era Chiefs Found in as Many Days at Icelandic Site    Ancient Origins
Archaeologists have announced that they found three Viking-age boat burials in quick succession on a fjord along Iceland’s northern coast this week.

2017-06-16     Large Viking Age Military Camp Recently Discovered In England    The Dockyards
According to a study carried by the University of York and the University of Sheffield, a huge military camp dating to the Viking Age was discovered on the course of River Trent, Lincolnshire, eastern England.

2017-06-16     Galloway Hoard may not be completely 'Viking' experts find, as treasures goes on display    The Vintage News
The Galloway Hoard, the £2m trove of artefacts discovered in a Dumfries field, may not be as Viking as previously thought.

2017-06-15     Archaeologists think they might have found a third boat burial at site in N. Iceland    Iceland Magazine
Archeologists working at a dig on Dysnes peninsula on the west coast of Eyjafjörður fjord in North Iceland believe they might have found yet another boat burial at the site.

2017-06-15     New initiative underway to reconstruct a Viking ship built in Norway in 900 AD    The Vintage News
The Tune Viking ship was the first Viking vessel to have been excavated, and it is one of the best preserved Viking ships in existence.

2017-06-15     Her har ein høvding lege død i over 1000 år – no skal grava hans opnast    NRK
Kva kan Hovlandshaugen skjule? Forskarane vågar knapt å drøyme om kva skattar dei kan finne når den over 1000 år gamle vikinggrava skal opnast.

2017-06-15     Nyt fund kan omskrive vikingeborgenes historie    Videnskab.dk
Nogle få stykker keramik peger på, at vores hidtidige opfattelse af vikingeborgene som et kortvarigt fænomen med ét begrænset formål kan være forkert.

2017-06-14     Archaeologists in N. Iceland discover Viking age chief buried in ship with his sword and dog    Iceland Magazine
Yesterday archeologists, who are working at a large burial site in Eyjafjörður fjord in north Iceland, announced that they had discovered the remains of a ship burial dating back to the Viking age.

2017-06-13     Maktsenteret på Borre var gigantisk - georadar avdekker en utrolig historie    Gjengangeren
Da arkeologene i 2007 kom på sporet av to store haller ved steingjerdet rundt Borrehaugene, forsto de først ikke omfanget av oppdagelsen. Nå begynner det å demre.

2017-06-12     Fornminjar fundust á framkvæmdasvæði    Visir
Fornleifauppgröftur við Dysnes norðan Akureyrar hefur borið árangur. Á skömmum tíma hafa fræðingar komið niður á kuml sem líklegt er talið að sé frá víkingaöld.

2017-06-11     Vikings Used Sherwood Forest Long Before It Was Known as the Hideout of Robin Hood    Ancient Origins
A team of archaeologists has made a significant discovery at an ancient monument which served as a Viking meeting point in Sherwood Forest in Nottinghamshire, England.

2017-06-09     Slavs in the Viking World Series: Introduction – Who Were the Vikings?    Slavic Chronicles
Were the Vikings One People? – The Difference Between Danish, Swedish and Norwegian Vikings.

2017-06-07     På vikingafärd med National Geographic    Curie
Vikingaforskaren Neil Price och hans forskargrupp vid Uppsala universitet följdes under en längre tid av ett team från National Geographic.

2017-06-03     Den nye høvdingen    NRK
Då kona gjekk frå han lét den kristne t-skjorteseljaren skjegget gro og blei viking. No er han høvding i Norges nye vikingby.

2017-06-02     Vikingerne var meget bedre end deres ry. Men den bloddryppende kliché har et vigtigt formål    Zetland
De vilde vikinger, der underlagde sig hele verden, er mest af alt en moderne myte.

2017-06-01     I dag fekk vikinghøvdingen sin eigen by    NRK
Etter 22 års arbeid har vikinghøvdingen Georg Olafr Reydarson Hansen endeleg fått sin eigen vikingby å rå over.

2017-06-00     Brewing Viking beer — with stones    Heritage Daily
When archaeologist Geir Grønnesby dug test pits at 24 different farms in central Norway, he nearly always found thick layers of fire-cracked stones dating from the Viking Age and earlier.

2017-05-31     Gjorde vikingfunn i Oppdal    OPP
Marius Hoel innrømmer at pulsen ble høy da han gravde fram dette vikingfunnet i Oppdal tirsdag kveld.

2017-05-30     Vikingene brukte undertøy av lin    På Høyden
Funn fra vikinggraver på Vestlandet er analysert.

2017-05-29     Experts Can’t Explain the Mysterious Objects in This 1,000-Year-Old Viking Hoard    Observer
A treasure trove discovered in Scotland may contain new clues to the Vikings' vast world travels.

2017-05-27     17 af vikingernes vilde farver genskabt    DR.dk
Der var knald på farverne, når vikingerne malede huse, kirker og skibe. Det viser farvepalet, som konservator og kemiker netop har lavet.

2017-05-27     The "Valknútr" Does Not Exist    Brute Norse
It's bogus, it's a sham. The valknut, being a staple not only of the study of Norse religion, but of modern heathenry and neopaganism as well, is actually an entirely spurious term: There is no evidence for a “knot of the slain” in any Norse source.

2017-05-24     Velkommen! Norsemen seize Owl’s Head Park for Viking fest    Brooklyn Daily
They took Bay Ridge by storm! Norsemen invaded Owl’s Head Park for the 17th annual Viking Fest on May 22.

2017-05-23     Medieval Scandinavian architecture: Viking longhouses, the ring fortress, ritual buildings & boathouses    Walls with Stories
Buildings such as the Viking Longhouse and Icelandic turf houses, and their religious buildings and boathouses too, all found a unique expression in medieval Scandinavian architecture.

2017-05-21     Sjøfartsdirektoratet krever motor i vikingskip    VG.no
Sjøfartsdirektoratet krever at det settes inn motor, redningsflåter og varselskilt om nødutganger i Osebergskip-kopien.

2017-05-21     Perler og annen stas fra vikingtids kvinnegrav    Norark
Med flott utsikt over Sangeslandsvannet i Vennesla kommune ble det i perioden 8.-12. mai undersøkt en flatmarksgrav.

2017-05-21     The 9th century Sæbø sword or “Thor’s Hammer” with a Swastika inscription on its blade    The Vintage News
The original name for the symbol, however, is fylfot. It was used thousands of years ago as a sacred symbol in pre-Christian religions, by Hindus, Shintoists, Odinists, and Druids.

2017-05-18     Viking army camp uncovered by archaeologists    Phys.org
A huge camp which was home to thousands of Vikings as they prepared to conquer England in the late ninth century has been uncovered by archaeologists.

2017-05-14     The first Viking boat burial site in the UK is found, renewing interest in the legends of female Norse warriors called Shieldmaidens    The Vintage News
At an archaeological site in Western Scotland, a Viking warrior was found buried in a 17-foot boat.

2017-05-14     Treasure Hunter that Found Unique Viking hoard to be Awarded £2 Million    Ancient Origins
Derek McLennan, a British metal detectorist who unearthed the richest collection of unique Viking artifacts ever found in the UK will receive an astonishing £2 million (US$2.6m) as a reward.

2017-05-07     Svenskene tar et oppgjør med viking-mytene i sitt nye museum    Dagbladet
Nesten ingenting av det vi tror er sant. Trodde du vikingene bare gikk rundt med hjelm med horn, drakk mjød, plyndret og slo ihjel andre?

2017-05-00     Archaeologists uncover Viking Army Camp    Heritage Daily
A huge camp which was home to thousands of Vikings as they prepared to conquer England in the late ninth century has been uncovered by archaeologists.

2017-04-29     The History Of Sweden Throughout The Eventful Viking Period    The Dockyards
In the time of the Viking Age Sweden was fragmented into many petty kingdoms (also known as earldoms) ruled each by a local chieftain.

2017-04-28     The Hiddensee treasure: The largest discovery of Viking jewellery in Germany    The Vintage News
Discovered in 1873, on the tiny German island of Hiddensee in the Baltic Sea, the Hiddensee treasure is one of the most stunning archaeological finds and considered the largest discovery of Viking jewelry in Germany.

2017-04-23     Første bevis: Vikinger kan have dyrket vin    Videnskab DK
Danmarks ældste vindruer var lokalt dyrket. Det afslører nye analyser, som åbner muligheden for, at vikinger på Sjælland kan have lavet deres egen vin.

2017-04-17     Become a Freeman of Njardarheimr?    Vikingvalley
Becoming a Freeman is a priviledge that can only be offered to those who demonstrate a level of commitment and skill that meets with the expectations of Njardarheimr.
Never heard about of Njardarheimr? Please visit www.vikingvalley.no or www.facebook.com/vikingvalley to learn more..

2017-04-17     Vikinglandsby søker vikingar    NRK
Folk frå heile Europa vil ta del i vikingsamfunnet som blir bygd i Gudvangen i Sogn.

2017-04-16     The helmet from Tjele    Projekt Forlog
In 1850, an extraordinary find was discovered by a young farmer in the forest called Lindum Storskov, near Tjele, Denmark.

2017-04-10     What was the Viking diet that made them so strong and powerful?    About History
Vikings were known to be incredibly strong and resistant people. Part of the reason for their strength is because most of them were hunters and not gatherers.

2017-04-01     Carving Runes    Grimfrost
Runes are heavily associated with Vikings.

2017-03-27     Halshuggna vikingar hittade – mitt på torg    Expressen
Två män i 30–40-årsåldern har hittats halshuggna på Köttorget i Falköping. Mycket tyder på att de blivit avrättade med en yxa.

2017-03-23     Sagnet om Kong Hadding    Visit Norway
Før Harald Hårfagre samla Norge til ett rike på slutten av 800-tallet, var landet delt opp i mange småriker. Ett av disse var Hallingdal.

2017-03-21     The Vikings sold narwhal tusks as unicorn horns    The Vintage News
The Vikings had a reputation for being bloodthirsty and violent people that lived to raid, rape, and pillage.

2017-03-20     The Fregerslev Viking From Outside Hørning    Medieval Histories
Sensational find of chamber graves from the later part of the Viking Age at Fregerslev south of Hørning in Jutland in Denmark will hopefully witness to the ethos of the Viking warriors in the 10th century.

2017-03-19     Sensasjonelt vikingfunn graves ut. Dette håper de å få svar på    NRK
Største utgravning på 37 år.

2017-03-11     How different were Swedish Danish and Norwegian Vikings?    About History
Today we refer to Viking Age Scandinavians generally as Vikings as though they were one group. But the people known as Vikings weren’t an entirely homogeneous mass of people.

2017-03-09     "Thor’s Kingdom": Norwegian Adventure Park Aims to Become World’s Viking Capital    ThorNews
A local development company from Western Norway in cooperation with major international companies have a clear objective: The Viking adventure park "Thor’s Kingdom" aims to become the world’s Viking capital.

2017-03-08     Dine like a Viking - The Viking's diet    Inquisitr
Vikings may be thought of as the fierce warriors of legend, but they were also surprisingly savvy when it came to the foods that they ate.

2017-03-08     Brant med kongen – nå bygges Norges største vikingskip på nytt    Visit Norway
Myklebustskipet er det største vikingskipet man har funnet i Norge. Nå blir det hovedattraksjon på et nytt vikingsenter i Nordfjordeid.

2017-03-07     How to Fight Like a Viking    National Geographic
Courage, camaraderie, and a lack of chivalry made the Norse fearsome fighters.

2017-03-07     Archaeologists Find Viking Age Toy Boat in Norway    Sci-News
Archaeologists from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology’s (NTNU) University Museum have uncovered a toy dating back as far as 1153 CE in an abandoned well in Ørland, Norway.

2017-03-07     Check it out! A closer look at the Lewis Chessmen    The British Museum
This week, six of the iconic Lewis Chessmen went on display at Lews Castle in Stornoway as part of a long-term loan from the British Museum.

2017-03-07     Kaupang er mindre enn tidligere antatt    NRK
Skanning med georadar av en av Norges eldste byer, viser at bebyggelsen dekker et mindre område enn hva man tidligere har trodd.

2017-03-07     Norsk fornøyelsespark vil bli verdas vikinghovudstad    NRK
Fornøyelsesparken «Thors Rike» skal bli Vestlandets svar på Tusenfryd. Målet er å lokka hordar av vikinginteresserte frå heile verda.

2017-03-06     “Viking Tower” excavated in Denmark    Science Nordic
Totally unique in construction and unknown to Danish archaeology, extraordinary discovery from the Viking Age uncovered in Jutland.

2017-03-05     What can linguistics tell us about the Vikings in England?    Science Nordic
The linguistic evidence supports the theory that high numbers of Scandinavian Vikings settled in England, writes linguist.

2017-03-05     Vikingernes indtog i England har været større end forventet    Videnskap.dk
Sprogforskningen finder bevis for, at antallet af nordiske vikinger, der bosatte sig i England, har været større end først antaget.

2017-00-00     What You Don’t Know About the Vikings    National Geographic
Yes, they were brutal. They also had women leaders, coveted luxury, and encountered more than 50 cultures from Afghanistan to Canada.

2017-03-00     Why Did Greenland’s Vikings Vanish?    Smithsonian
Newly discovered evidence is upending our understanding of how early settlers made a life on the island — and why they suddenly disappeared.

2017-03-00     Why Did Greenland’s Vikings Vanish?    Smithsonian
Newly discovered evidence is upending our understanding of how early settlers made a life on the island — and why they suddenly disappeared.

2017-02-28     How to Eat Like a Viking    National Geographic
It's no surprise that the fearsome raiders relished wild boar meat. But yogurt?

2017-02-25     Lekebåten som seilte på tidens hav    Forskning.no
En nesten tusen år gammel lekebåt dukket opp i en brønn under en arkeologisk utgravning ved Trondheim i fjor. Bli med på en tidsreise tilbake til vikingtiden.

2017-02-22     The Woman Dressed in Blue:    Northern Women
a Textile Find from the 10th c. Icelandic grave and its reconstruction.

2017-02-22     Who the Thor is ‘Doris’? Storm Survival Tips from JORVIK’s Vikings    Jorvik Viking Festival
It takes more than a storm named ‘Doris’ to scare the Vikings, who will be congregating in York this weekend for the finale of the JORVIK Viking Festival.

2017-02-21     Thousands of horsemen may have swept into Bronze Age Europe, transforming the local population    Science
Call it an ancient thousand man march. Early Bronze Age men from the vast grasslands of the Eurasian steppe swept into Europe on horseback about 5000 years ago.

2017-02-20     New study reignites debate over Viking settlements in England    ScienceNordic
A large DNA study in 2015 concluded there is “no clear genetic evidence” of the Danish Viking occupation of England.

2017-02-18     Why authenticity matters: a letter to reenactors & event organizers    Harald the smith
Various ‘historical festivals’ are spreading across Europe like wildfire.

2017-02-17     Vikinger forvandlet engelsk småby til handelsmekka    Historie
I år 866 erobrer en vikinghær byen York i det østlige England. I løpet av kort tid vokser byen til en blomstrende metropol.

2017-02-12     How to become a modern Viking: a beginner’s guide to living history    Harald the smith
There has been a big upsurge of living history events across Europe over the last few years as well as a rising popular interest in the Viking Age.

2017-02-10     Mellom høvdingdømme og kongemakt    Norark
Stormannsgården på Borg på Vestvågøy i Lofoten satte for alvor Nord-Norge på vikingtidskartet.

2017-02-09     Viking Age War Fleets    Medieval Histories
Studies of Vikings and their pirating and warfare seldom pause to reflect upon the enormous investment, the ships represented. New book sets this right.

2017-02-08     Revealed: VIP Viking warrior found buried on the Scottish coast with a wealth of tools could be a WOMAN    Daily Mail
The grave is the first intact Viking boat burial site found on the UK mainland.

2017-02-07     Sjå det digre vikingskipet ta form    NRK
No blir det største vikingskipet det er funne restar av gjenoppbygd på Nordfjordeid. Målet er at vikingtida skal lokke endå fleire turistar.

2017-01-20     Mysterious rings in Reykjavík possibly ruins of Irish settlements dating to Viking age    Iceland Magazine
Mysterious rings on the tip of Seltjarnarnes peninsula, near the Örfirisey nature preserve, just east of downtown Reykjavík, could be ruins of Viking Age structures, built by Irish settlers.

2017-01-18     Forsvundet runesten begravet blot få spadestik under jorden    Jyllands-posten
Sten fra 1000-tallet forsvandt omkring 1830 i forbindelse med nedrivning af kirke, og ingen havde regnet med, at den nogensinde ville dukke op igen.

2017-01-17     Danish archaeologist may have found the tomb of a really, really (really) old Viking chief    CPH Post
Ulv Galiciefarer was a warrior chieftain and the great-grandfather of Valdemar the Great.

2017-01-15     Har vi fundet Valdemar den Stores tipoldefar?    Videnskap.dk
En nordjysk arkæolog mener at stå med graven fra den berømte vikingehøvding Ulv Galiciefarer - tipoldefar til Valdemar den Store, konge af Danmark fra 1157 til 1182.

2017-01-07     What Was the Difference Between Danish, Norwegian, and Swedish Vikings?    C.J. Adrien
Today we refer to Viking Age Scandinavians generally as Vikings as though they were one group, the fact is that the historical group known as “Vikings” were not a homogenous people.