Newly-Discovered 1000-Year-Old Fortress Changes Everything We Know About Vikings — August 30, 2017

Credit: Antony McAulay/Shutterstock It’s been 60 years since the last Viking fortress was found in Denmark, but, according to researchers, it has been well worth the wait based on their findings in the discovery of the most recent fortress on the island of Zealand. The first string of fortresses found in modern history occurred in…Read more

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Help Save Elfdalian, the Ancient Viking Forest Language of Sweden(Video) — Galactic Connection – Sept. 18, 2016

Ancient OriginsThe ancient Viking language of Elfdalian has been almost entirely wiped out, with only 3,000 people in a tiny forest community in Sweden currently keeping it alive. People having been fighting to revive the historic tongue by bringing it back to schools before it vanishes completely. However, the Swedish Government still treats it as…

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Help Save Elfdalian, the Ancient Viking Forest Language of Sweden