NOVA Online: The Vikings

This Nova site offers a plethora of information about those traveling Norsemen, the Vikings. Explore a Viking village in Sweden, read the latest theories about who the Vikings were and what their life was like, and find out how they built their ships that allowed them to travel far and wide. There are also interactive opportunities to follow the Vikings on a clickable map, learn to write your name in runes, and find out how scientists use tree-ring chronology. Included are links to related sites and a list of books that have even more information.

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