Some feel that Erikson should be credited with discovering the continent 500 years before Christopher Columbus set sail across the Atlantic.
"Vikings" Season 6, Episode 3 sees Bjorn and Lagertha getting ready to fight for a former enemy while preparing themselves against Ivar's upcoming invasion.
"Vikings" Season 6 began with Ivar meeting Oleg and the Rus Vikings, based on a real historical group of Russian Vikings.
"Vikings" Season 6 will see a number of new cast members join the History and Amazon Prime Video show, plus a current star of the show play a brand new character.
"Vikings" Season 6 is now airing on the History Channel and will be available to watch online shortly after broadcast.
"Vikings" returns for another season on History this week, leaving fans wondering where we left the residents of Kattegat in Season 5 of the Amazon Prime Video and History show.
New discoveries are challenging the traditional view held by many archaeologists that all Viking warriors were men.
"Vikings" may be coming to an end on History, but Netflix has started to reveal release date, cast, trailer and plot details of its sequel to the show, "Vikings: Valhalla."
"This is essentially an unknown phenomenon," said archaeologist Raymond Sauvage from the Norwegian University of Science Museum.
Beserkers entered battle in a trance-like rage that was said to make them near invincible—and various theories have been put forward to explain how this rage was induced.
The vessels—which are thought to be the graves of high-status individuals—could potentially date back to the Viking Age.
Irwin Jacobs and wife Alexandra were found dead just outside Minneapolis on Wednesday.
The ancient stools provide insights into parasitism, diet and subsistence patterns of past populations.
The back-up quarterback was note-perfect.
In this world, nothing is certain but death, taxes and the Patriots being favored to win the Super Bowl.
"These are the runes we've been missing. We've waited generations to be able to dig into this."
Patriots-Eagles would be ideal for television.
Sam Bradford was heavily involved as well.
The market is likely to be quarterback-friendly.
Has there ever been a better finish to a divisional playoff game?
Could media reports affect New England?