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Norway snows the competition

Norwegians top the standings in five winter sports; Frisk Asker advances to hockey finals Michael Kleiner The Norwegian American The domination of Norway on snow this winter was incredible. A Norwegian sat atop the...

Norway’s Anne Frank

The “Lives Cut Short” exhibition at Austria’s US embassy tells the story of Ruth Maier Christine Foster Meloni Washington, D.C. Ruth Maier has been called the Austrian-Norwegian Anne Frank. Her tragic story, however, is...

NSB name change

Two ways of looking at an unpopular name change

On the EDGE: An opinion on current issues in Norway and the United States – Join the conversation! M. Michael Brady Asker, Norway On March 13, NSB, the Norwegian State Railway train operating company,...

Kon Tiki

Kon-Tiki items to return home

Norway’s royals, Thor Heyerdahl Jr. visited Chile to sign the agreement Pieter Wijnen Norway Today Norway’s royal couple witnessed a moving ceremony as the agreement on the return of objects taken during the Kon-Tiki...

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Interim no more

Manchester United makes Solskjær official Jo Christian Weldingh Oslo After two losses in a row, newly appointed Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjær won his first match after being appointed as “permanent” Manchester United...

Upfeed's article qualifier

Can software increase freelance efficiency?

Combining lessons from finance, data science, and machine learning, Upfeed’s article qualifier seeks to enhance the marketplace for freelance writers and content buyers Gudbrand Teigen, InnoBørs Innomag.no Downturns in the publishing industry and the...

Norway warming fast

Norway warming fast

Norway’s rate of temperature increase is nearly double the global average M. Michael Brady Asker, Norway Global warming has been more rapid in Norway than elsewhere around the world. Since the 30-year pre-industrial period...

Under restaurant

Under: much more than a restaurant

The architecture of this boundary-pushing landmark matches its dramatic landscape Cynthia Elyce Rubin The Norwegian American Europe’s first underwater restaurant welcomed guests in Lindesnes, Norway, on March 20. Located at the southernmost point of...

Comics 04/19

Pondus by Frode Øverli — There there, rugrat! Aunt Kari isn’t dangerous! Aunt Kari is nice! — See! Not dangerous! — Ootchie, cootchie… — …coo! — Oops! Let’s try with uncle Trond! — Ootchie,...