Jamie Ambler

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Legendary Viking town unearthed

Danish archaeologists believe they have found the remains of the fabled Viking town Silasthorp by the Schlei bay in northern Germany, near the Danish …

Research-based cookbook for cavemen and Vikings

Raw food. New Nordic food. Stone Age food.<p>Today’s hottest culinary trends are inspired by the distant past, and the number of restaurants serving …

Anglo-Saxon 'kings' village' discovered in Rendlesham

<b>Archaeologists believe they have found the site of the royal settlement of the Anglo-Saxon kings of East Anglia.</b><p>A village at Rendlesham in Suffolk, which would have included a royal hall, was mentioned by the historian the Venerable Bede in the 8th Century.<p>Suffolk's county archaeologists have been …

As the Scottish vote looms, the museum's exhibition reminds us how much the north has shaped all Britain's national identities<p>No one seems to have noticed, but the British Museum's Viking exhibition is very quietly subversive. It became clear at some point between the exhibition packed with people …

Viking Denmark: following the footsteps of ancient explorers

Were Vikings mead-swilling and pillaging hooligans, or civilising craftspeople, poets and merchants? Your preconceptions around Vikings will likely be challenged in Denmark, where a series of burial sites, rune stones, settlements and museums brings this age to life. The Vikings' gods and beliefs, …

War of the Vikings: Historical, challenging combat

This post has not been edited by the GamesBeat staff. Opinions by GamesBeat community writers do not necessarily reflect those of the staff.<p>Pray to Odin and slay the Saxon dogs!<p>Or well, that’s the goal if you’re on the Vikings side of the battle. If you’re on the Saxon’s, it’s quite the other way …