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Were There Black Vikings?

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In recent years, the question ‘Were there black Vikings?’ has sparked considerable debate among historians, archaeologists, and the general public. This fascination reflects a broader curiosity about the historical and …

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The Ladby Viking ship

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In 1935, the remains of a Viking ship burial were discovered at Ladby right next to Kerteminde fjord in Denmark. This was not an ordinary ship, but a warship of …

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Viking Sunstone – Iceland Spar

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Many people have for quite some time been wondering if the Vikings used a sunstone (Icelandic: sólarstein) to navigate the sea. Historians, researchers, and even folks down at the local …