Mystery settlers, whoever they were, reached islands before Vikings

Thursday, August 22, 2013 - 12:31 in Paleontology & Archaeology

One of the first stepping stones for Europeans as they explored across the Atlantic to ultimately land in the Americas was colonized much earlier than previously thought — and not by the Vikings, who were once thought to be the pioneers of those isles, researchers say.

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