It has long been assumed that the population of Ireland grew steadily until it was devastated by the Great Famine but now we know why.
Genetic research offers an insight into the fate of thousands of ancient Irish women enslaved by the Vikings.
The study debunked the myth that all Irish Vikings had flowing locks of blond hair.
Here are some aspects of Irish life the Vikings were responsible for introducing.
A group of residents in County Mayo just discovered that they not only have the blood of an ancient high king but a little Viking too, thanks to a National Geographic study.
Raiding and trading, ruthless Vikings were fueled by a hallucinogenic herbal tea that made them feel less pain and become highly aggressive.
A new research study found that Scandinavians may have brought leprosy to Ireland.
The new project led by Royal Birmingham Conservatoire aims to "look at the sonic footprints of Vikings and Celts."
An exciting new novel by Thomas J. Howley shines a spotlight on a mysterious hero from Irish history, known as Wolf the Quarrelsome.
Thanks to Vikings, Jordan Patrick Smith has spent the past few years living in Ireland, where the popular series filmed.
Sometimes work can bring you to the most amazing places, and for actress Georgia Hirst, that's been Ireland.
Ireland has a long and rich history that is equal measures prosperity and conflict – and a huge part of that history is intertwined with the Vikings and their civilization.
Portadown's Viking Festival brings to life the 400 years when the Vikings inhabited the area in Northern Ireland.
The Vikings in Dublin: A new book looks back on the history of the Nordic explorers in Ireland.
Why did the Vikings go to Ireland? What are the tops facts about Vikings in Ireland and their contributions here? We look at everything from the Viking timeline to the Viking Irish blood.
The historical drama has been filming in Ireland for 6 years
Cahir O'Doherty talks to the show's breakout Irish star Moe Dunford, alongside newcomer Jonathan Rhys Meyers as the two men prepare for all out war.
Seven-year-old Max got to dress up as Ragnar and meet the cast and crew of the hit show.
UCC's World-Tree Project is inviting the public to submit material on Vikings for digital archive.
Do you look like a Neanderthal or a character from “Vikings”? You could be a big star!
What brings tourists to Ireland over and over again?
This Irishman rescued 3 foxes and now they won’t leave his side
Coronavirus live updates: Number of deaths reported in RoI surpasses 3,000
Roasted butternut squash, coconut, and curry soup recipe for National Soup Month
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Interesting facts about County Antrim
Genetic mapping reveals ancestry between Ireland and Scotland
Is Biden an Irish name?
Fiona Howell releases second Irish music album “Beyond the Green Fields”
Independent investigation to be launched into Northern Ireland's Mother and Baby Homes
American Irish Historical Society's NYC headquarters on the market for $52 million