A few times, stave churches appeared on this web site, such as here Dating Stave Churches in Norway. Today, I noticed a really good article on Atlas Obscura (reblogged on Viking Archaeology Blog) how people are currently trying to preserve these historical churches for the future. Why and how these old techniques are re-used today, is also mentioned on Science Norway and stavechurch.com.
A board with beautiful decorations made of whalebone. But what was it for?
The Norwegian king who try to include Denmark and England into his realm.
The origins and history of a fascinating tapestry from Norway.
The discovery of Viking Age burial mounds and more in northern Norway.
The gripping beast on the bow of the ship.