Archive - Jun 9, 2008

DNA recovered from Viking skeletons

LiveScience reports that Jorgen Dissing of the University of Copenhagen claims to have recovered genetic material from 1000-year-old skeletons from the Danish island of Funen. The DNA samples were removed from the teeth of the ancient Vikings.

Count Gunthar Johanson elevated to Laurel in Ansteorra

Lady Jeanne reports that Count Gunthar Johanson was recently elevated to the Order of the Laurel in the Kingdom of Ansteorra.

Pennsic Ride Share

In light of the current trend in gas prices, a Pennsic Ride Share mailing list has been set up to exchange offers of rides or for those looking for rides.

Panteria photos online

Alaxandr MacLochLoinn of the Shire of Mountain Freehold has posted an album of photos from the recent Panteria event in the Kingdom of the East.