A new research project funded by the Krogager Foundation will seek to uncover deeper insights into the Vikings’ worldview
That so few helmets have ever been found begs the question: did the Vikings wear helmets? If they did, where did they all go?
The National Museum of Antiquities of the Netherlands had added a recently found silver ring to its medieval collection. Dated to the mid-10th century, museum curators believe the new find was worn as a pendant, indicated by wear marks on the inside edge of the ring.
Did the Vikings conduct human sacrifice? Here I examine the evidence for human sacrifice among the Vikings, and its implications.
Do you have Viking Ancestry? See how likely you are to have a Viking ancestor based on your country of origin.