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Themes in Norse Mythology: Fate

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Fate in Norse mythology is an interesting concept to read about. It was among the most awesome things we can find and can see the common in our concept in modern time.

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Gokstad ship

Viking Gokstad Ship is Sinking

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Gokstad ship is one of the most famous and beautiful Norwegian Viking icons. It is among few Viking ships ever excavated in Norway. However, the ship is now sinking and losing its original form.

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Thor Goats in Norse mythology

Why Thor Chose Goats to Pull Chariot?

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In Norse mythology, Thor the God of thunder and storm had a pair of goats for himself to ride across the sky. Their names were Tanngrisnir and Tanngnjóstr. The question is, why Thor chose to ride on a pair of goats instead of many more awesome animals?

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Viking Bead necklace revealed that Viking life was not so dull

Viking Bead Necklace Revealed Life Was Not So Dull

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A Viking bead necklace with many colors revealed that the Vikings used to have a life with many colors and brightness, unlike the common belief that Viking life was dull and boring.

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Viking ship excavated in Norway

Viking Ship Is Excavated Again After 100 Years

Posted by Ms Elly on

Finding a ship is never an everyday discovery. Last year, Norwegian archaeologists declared that they have found a Viking ship in Norway with georadar images. This year, a small excavation is conducted.

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