Buried Treasure and King Bluetooth
Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 807 , Segment 5
Episode: Iran Nuclear Deal, Ancient Greek "Computer," Implicit Bias
- May 8, 2018 11:00 pm
- 17:14 mins
Guest: Anders Winroth, PhD, Birgit Baldwin Professor of History at Yale University, Author of “The Age of the Vikings” At the start of the year, an amateur archaeologist and his 13-year-old student were metal detecting on an island in the Baltic Sea in northern Germany. They found what they thought was just some aluminum. But it turned out to be silver – a stash, in fact, of Viking treasure with historical significance tied to an ancient king.