Archaeologists have found astonishingly well-preserved gear from a fisherman who lived 5,000 years ago
Stone Age harpoons found in southern Norway speak of perilous fishing. But now the traces from this time are slowly crumbling away.
Researchers who created language for the new HBO hit Beforeigners couldn’t just translate Norwegian into Old Norse, 19th-century Norwegian or a Stone Age language. For one thing, how would you curse in Old Norse if you knew nothing of Christianity?