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Dogsled racing: an Alaska-Norway connection Hundespannkjøring: en tilknytning mellom Alaska og Norge Language practice with Christie Ericson Here in Alaska (Her i Alaska), dogmushing (Hundespannkjøringg) is a popular sport (en populær sport). In fact,...

rare earth oxides

Norway to supply rare earth elements

A consortium of companies and researchers have received EU funding for the project Claude Olsen Research Council of Norway A Norwegian industry consortium has secured European Union (EU) funding to become Europe’s new major...

digitalization

Digitalization breaks barriers to market

Achieving business success Jennifer Vessels Next Step—Silicon Valley & Oslo, Norway With the accelerating pace of technology adoption and innovation, customers in all industries have global reach to a plethora of goods and services....

Swedish electric cars

Norway is buying up Swedish electric cars

TT / The Local Interest in used Swedish electric cars is surging in neighboring Norway. But that could mean that conversion to cleaner private transport in Sweden could take longer, says industry organization Bil...

Tyler Omichinski

Weekend Warrior

fiction by Tyler Omichinski The rain sounded like the static that used to be on the television stations without a signal as it pounded upon the roofs that surrounded him. He shook his head...

medieval Dublin

Dublin and Waterford celebrate Vikings

Those Vikings really got around—and you can visit them in several parts of Ireland Cynthia Elyce Rubin The Norwegian American From the ancient Viking traces of Waterford city in Ireland’s ancient east to the...

disaster research

We need more disaster research

On the EDGE: An opinion column about current issues in Norway and the United States Join the conversation! Ilan Kelman Agder, Norway Everywhere is vulnerable to disasters. Norway, too. From the 2004 Indian Ocean...

Icelandic Happy Marriage Cake

From humble oat to buttery pie crust

Baking with oats Daytona Strong Taste of Norway Editor When it comes to baking with grains other than—or in addition to—wheat, Nordic recipes provide ample opportunities to create something delicious. One of my favorite...

Fuglesangs

Fuglesangs develops subsea boosting pumps

The company is betting on the future of oil & gas, making it more environmentally kind Rasmus Falck Oslo Recently the Norwegian major oil company, Statoil, joined forces with Aker BP, Lundin, and National...