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Comics 6/2

Pondus by Frode Øverli — Easy, Bjarne! Calm down! — …and you get a beautiful rose garden on your property! — And how are the neighbors? — Yeah, they’re… — Totally… Norm… Al… —...

Folk, a much-used word

M. Michael Brady Asker, Norway Folk is a much-used word. It appears in all the Germanic languages, though occasionally respelled, as Volk in German. The definition of folk in the electronic version of the...

Norway and the road towards renewable energy

Linn Chloe Hagstrøm The Norwegian American During the past two years, more than one in 10 oil industry jobs disappeared from the Norwegian continental shelf, according to VG. The Norwegian national economy has been...

Bake your way to a successful spring

Norwegian suksessterte is eaten to mark special occasions and the return of sunny days Whitney Love Stavanger, Norway Norwegian suksessterte is in my opinion one of the easiest ways to celebrate spring and Norway...

Notable Norwegians: Floyd B. Olson

David Moe Floyd Bjørnstjerne Olson was born November 13, 1891, in Minneapolis, Minn., the only child of a Norwegian father and Swedish mother. He entered the University of Minnesota in 1910. After one year...

Espallargas honored for entrepreneurship

Inventor of Therma SiC and founder of Seram Coatings named this year’s Female Entrepreneur Rasmus Falck Oslo, Norway On March 8, International Women’s Day, Nuria Espallargas was named Norway’s Female Entrepreneur of the Year....

A fresh, savory Nordic spring

Vegetables star in these Nordic recipes from The Scandi Kitchen This artichoke salad and beetroot tart are from one of our favorite Scandinavian cookbooks, The Scandi Kitchen: Simple, delicious dishes for any occasion by...

Ignoring all oil advice

Norway’s government has not listened to the Norwegian Environment Agency on new oil drills The Local Norway’s government has not taken any advice from the Norwegian Environment Agency (Miljødirektoratet) calling for a halt to...