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Pondus by Frode Øverli — You know Linda… with the doe eyes, the world’s whitest teeth, the angelic hair and the big… — I know who she is! — Well, during recess she accidentally...

Norway’s top three vintage postcards

The stories behind travelers’ all-time favorite postcards to mail home from Norway M. Michael Brady Asker, Norway Despite texting and emailing, travelers still send postcards. Through the years, three Norwegian postcards have become venerable...

Revolutionizing cattle breeding

SpermVital extends the life of semen after insemination, increasing conception rates Rasmus Falck Oslo, Norway Achieving a good conception rate is vital to farm profitability, particularly in herds that are block calving, encouraging all...

Not your grandmother’s canning

New cookbook brings zest to bottling the season’s bounty in small-batch preserves Eating local and by season may have become buzzwords among both home cooks and restaurateurs alike in recent years, but the idea...

Owl numbers soar

Sightings of great gray owls are remarkably high in Hedmark County The Local An area of Norway has seen a proliferation in numbers of rare great gray owls, with 113 nests registered so far...