The sinking of the USS Jeannette led Fridtjof Nansen to explore the Arctic with his Fram expedition, paving the way for the studies of today.
Category: Research & Science
Researchers in Norway studied the effects of reading texts in both digital and hard-copy formats, opening questions about our digital age.
John Erik Stacy talks about the vital importance of wearing a mask during the coronavirus pandemic, with an appeal beyond politics.
As summer begins, Ilan Kelman discusses the current scientific understanding of the dangerous relationship between tanning and skin cancer.
Ilan Kelman discusses recent studies that demonstrate the effects of fish farms on fish health and methods to minimize the risks.
Sweden has been the outlier in its official response to the COVID-19 crisis. Numbers from Our World in Data show how it measures up to the other Nordic countries.
Sweden or Norway? We’re not posing the old question for vacation or language preference, but the life-and-death decision of how to act on the coronavirus.
John Erik Stacy, resident scientist at The Norwegian American, compares measures taken to contain the coronavirus in Minnesota and Norway.
With the onset of the coronavirus, one would think that pandemics were new to Norway, but history tells us something different….
Ilan Kelman discusses a paper by Rune Fitjar from the Univ. of Stavanger on the role of cities, and collaborating across distances for business innovation.