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Franklin Expedition artifacts found in Nunavut

Two artifacts believed to have belonged to the doomed Franklin Expedition have been found on Hat Island in Nunavut, Canada. "An iron fitting from a Royal Navy ship, identified as part of a boat-launching davit, and bearing two broad arrows was found on an island in the southern search area," said

Possible second new world Viking settlement found

Traces of a stone-and-sod wall found at a site on Baffin Island may indicate a second location in the New World where Vikings settled. At three sites on Baffin Island, which the Norse called "Helluland" or "land of stone slabs," and another in northern Labrador, the researchers have documented dozens of

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