Possible Viking settlement discovered in Canada would be second ever in North America

Since the first Viking settlement in North America was discovered in 1960, suggesting the Norse peoples had reached North America 500 years before Christopher Columbus, archaeologists have long searched for more Norse landmarks on the continent, but to no avail. According to a report in the New York Times, Sarah H. Parcak (pronounced PAR-kak), a leading space archaeologist working … [ Read more]

Chris Kluwe Fields Some Questions

Notables at The Nomad with Dessa and Vikings’ punter Chris Kluwe. According to the New York Times, Vikings punter Chris Kluwe is “the most interesting man in the NFL.” The press is magnetized to him, usually portraying him as the guy who violates our every expectation of a pro athlete. He’s a gay rights advocate; … [ Read more]