Tagged: Bronze Age

Bronze Age burial mounds

Welcome to Bronze Age Scandinavia

In this first installment, we start at the top with a look at the lives of pre-Viking chieftains Terje Birkedal Laguna Woods, Calif. Chieftains were the political movers and shakers of Bronze Age Scandinavia....

Bronze Age graves

Bronze Age graves found

3,000-year-old graves found under new E6 highway in Melhus Steinar Brandslet Gemini Research News Bronze Age graves are rare in Norway. Now 3,000-year-old graves in good condition have been discovered in Trøndelag County. Archaeologists...

Ancient DNA identifies ethnic Norwegian roots

Norwegians have a high incidence of Yamnaya genes M. Michael Brady Asker, Norway Until recently, the evolution of our species seemed straightforward. Some 45,000 years ago, Homo sapiens arrived in Europe from the Middle...

This has been buried in 4000 years

Archaeologists began to yell and scream with joy when Monday morning they randomly made a very rare discovery in Sandnes. Is not nice?! Archaeologist Kristine Ørestad Sørgaard displays the special item found in the...