Fate and destiny are concepts that were integral to Norse mythology and influenced a number of beliefs that governed the ancient Nordic way of life.
J.M. Adovasio is the author of books that include “Strangers in a New Land: What Archaeology Reveals About the First Americans,” documenting 35 Clovis and Folsom sites, including Meadowcroft Rockshelter.
The “radiocarbon revolution” dramatically changed the fields of archaeology and geology by enabling scientists to build more precise histories of the environment and cultures around the globe.
Throughout time, there has been one element of the living experience that remains largely unchanged, and one that is still very much at the core of what it means to be human: the unconquerable sex drive.