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Comics 06/14

Pondus by Frode Øverli — Sorry! I got a little too excited! — And it is my great pleasure… Lunch by Børge Lund — Oops! Someone got a nice new suit… — Discretion is...

HaikUff-Da!

Ingebretsen’s celebrated poetry month with a Scandinavian haiku contest—here are the winners! When Ingebretsens’s Nordic Marketplace announced our Haikuff-da Contest to celebrate National Poetry Month, we hoped that at least a few entries would...

Pytt i panne enlivens what’s on hand

In praise of leftovers Christy Olsen Field Taste of Norway Editor If you aren’t able to travel to Willard’s for their pytt i panna (that brown butter hollandaise!), you can make your own version...

Meltwater monitors masses of media

The company is now a driving force in applying artificial intelligence to the field Rasmus Falck Oslo, Norway The Norwegian startup that has been most successful in Silicon Valley is probably Meltwater. The company...

Hike, bike, or boat through fjord Norway

Norway for adventurers Cynthia Elyce Rubin The Norwegian American There is a saying that fjords are the soul of Norway. Certainly they are a natural part of Norwegian life with outdoor adventures reigning supreme....

Freia Titland is a modern-day skald

A teller of tales/strong> Victoria Hofmo Brooklyn, N.Y. The art of storytelling is ancient. Humans have used this craft to explain natural phenomena, mark heroic deeds, immortalize ancestors and tribal heroes, and pass down...

The eyes of the world were upon them

A father and daughter make new memories in Normandy as D-Day memories fade Maureen Littlejohn Toronto, Canada The trip had been on my mind for some time. I wanted to take a memory-making river...

Fun Run hits top game in US app store

From NTNU to your mobile device Rasmus Falck Oslo, Norway Dirtybit is one of Norway’s most promising mobile startups. It created the successful game “Fun Run” that has over 100 million worldwide downloads. According...

Forward-thinking food in a small town

Willard’s breaks the mold with delicious modern food rooted in Scandinavian traditions Kelsey K. Larson Bellevue, Wash. You’ve probably already heard the story of how Chef Erick Harcey and Grant Johnson—the former a celebrated...

Norway optimistic about World Cup

The Norwegian women’s soccer team aims to bring a medal home from France Jo Christian Weldingh Oslo Norway’s women’s national soccer team enters this year’s World Cup in France as an underdog, a team...