Wirral & West Lancashire Viking Page – Sunstones

Including articles in Science Magazine and the New York Times


 Did the Vikings use crystal ‘sunstone’ to discover America
The Conversation, January 29 2016. Article by Steve Harding.

 Viking seafarers may have navigated with legendary crystals.
Science Magazine, April 3, 2018.  Sid Perkins talks to Steve

 The crystals that may have helped Vikings navigate northern seas.
New York Times, April 6, 2018. Steph Yin talks to Steve

 Why can't we figure out how the Vikings crossed the Atlantic? 
Atlas Obscura, April 27, 2018.  Jessica Leigh Hester talks to Steve


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