Here are 10 shocking and riveting things about Viking culture. To Go Down the Family Rock When a relative dies, you say, he or she has gone over the cliff or down the family rock. This odd saying refers to a macabre tradition where family members (often times elderlies) willfully commit suicide by jumping off… Continue reading 10 Things You Didn’t Know About Vikings
The Legacy of Leif Erikson
A visual overview of Norse mythology, its cosmology and main deities.
Diet and Dental Health in the Viking Age circa 900 CE Or Vikings: Raiding and Farming with Bad Breath The Canadian Museum of History is hosting an exhibit on Vikings, with the collaboration of Gunnar Anderson, Senior Curator at The Swedish History Museum, in Stockholm. With over 500 artifacts on display, ranging from jewels,… Continue reading Diet and Dental Health in the Viking Age circa 900 CE