A million Vikings still live among us: One in 33 men can claim to be direct descendants from the Norse warriors | Daily Mail Online

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A million Vikings still live among us: One in 33 men can claim to be direct descendants from the Norse warriors Around 930,000 people can claim to be of direct Viking descent A study compared Y chromosome markers to estimated Viking DNA patterns The Viking DNA patterns are rarely found outside Scandinavia

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GENETIC BOUNDARIES: 'A pioneering study into [Britain's] genetic heritage ... shows that up to 40 per cent of [British] DNA may be from Germanic ancestors, and not the Vikings, thanks to the Anglo-Saxon migrations in 450-600AD. The project, carried out by Oxford University, is particularly interesting because it would seem that this genetic make-up bears out those old traditions and clichés about how [people] relate to each other. So the age-old rivalries between Devon and Cornwall – take…

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i feele like i have this cabin/hut fever or something like i am lovingg this so would live in it if i had to.

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Morsø wood burning stove 7110 with Scandinavian design! The Morsø 7110, like all Morsø cast iron stoves, has a very large glass panel without any interferi

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Corrugated cardboard, duck tape, paint, and a milk jug become a wonderful extension in learning about Vikings with this craft! Stop by Relentlessly Fun, Deceptively Educational for a book recommendation and instructions.

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