Viking mass grave yields a fishy tale

Say what you like about all the fighting and pillaging and invading and stuff, Vikings were really good when it came to eating a healthy diet.

Being a seafaring and coastal people, it isn’t surprising that the great warrior hordes from the north ate a lot of fish – but that fact has proven to be troublesome for modern day archaeologists trying to tease out the history of Britain in the first millennium CE. Read more.

Tags: Anthropology Archaeology