Category: Research & Science

formal education

Studying to improve formal education

Profiles of Norwegian science Ilan Kelman Agder, Norway Education is lifelong. And so is research about formal education. A tremendous variety and impressive depth of science has emerged from Norwegian researchers, covering teaching and...

river delta

Biggest-ever river delta plain found

University of Bergen scientists identify ancient geographical feature in the Arctic M. Michael Brady Asker, Norway In April, University of Bergen scientists reported finding the world’s biggest-ever river delta plain. It’s not one of...

wind power

Wind power getting boost in Norway

Profiles of Norwegian Science M. Michael Brady Asker, Norway Norway is a world leader in renewable energy, principally by being a major hydroelectric power producer (seventh in the world, behind China in first place,...

Is farmed salmon environmentally friendly?

Farmed v. wild salmon Eric Stavney Mukilteo, Wash. In the first installment of this two-part article (“Farmed v. wild salmon: Is farmed salmon safe and healthy?” www.norwegianamerican.com/features/farmed-salmon-safe-healthy) we examined the practice of farming of...