The Vikings connection to Amanita muscaria

http://www.fungi.net/blog/viking-swords-amanita-handles Is it possible that the Amanita muscaria played a role in the history of the Vikings? Paul Stamets seems to think so, check out this link for some cool pictures and insights. “The Norse warriors were, according to legend, fierce fighters who were able to vanquish enemies with a fury in battle that gave…

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