Tagged With Norway

A private island in the middle of a Norwegian fjord that used to be a low-security prison is now selling for $3.2 million


You can go whale watching and experience Norway's breathtaking scenery at a museum in the Arctic Circle that's shaped like a whale


Orcas are under threat from man-made noise pollution. These scientists are fighting to protect them.



The 10 most environmentally friendly countries in the world, according to expats


The US Air Force's special operators are learning new tricks to fight in the tough Arctic environment


As Trump shakes up the military footprint in Europe, the US and Russia are making moves in the high north



The US Marine Corps' big plans to redesign its force means changes to what it stores in secret caves in Norway


Sweden's GDP slumped 8.6% in Q2, more sharply than its neighbours despite its no-lockdown policy


The best (and worst) countries for raising a family


eBay sells its classified-ads business for $9.2 billion to Norway-based peer Adevinta


Sweden had one of the most relaxed COVID-19 lockdowns in the world. There's growing evidence that helped it weather 2020's economic storm better than anywhere else


GitHub, the world's largest open-source software site, just had mounds of data stored in the permafrost chamber of an old coal mine deep in an Arctic mountain for 1,000 years



A Norwegian designer created a $13,500 tiny home office with tinted glass to be a perfect backyard workspace — see inside the Studypod


Russia denies being behind a mysterious radiation leak making its way across Scandinavia


Thousands of people returned to gyms in Norway, and no one got infected with the coronavirus


Much of Europe is reopening, but none of Sweden's neighbours have relaxed their borders with it after its decision to have no COVID-19 lockdown



Plastic partitions, temperature checks, and socially distanced classrooms: How countries are reopening schools following coronavirus closures


More and more countries across Europe have started lifting their lockdowns. Here's how they're working out.


Sweden's coronavirus death rate is nearly 6 times that of neighbouring Norway and Finland. Here's a look at how the countries have approached the coronavirus pandemic differently.


Sweden has nearly 10 times the number of COVID-19-related deaths than its Nordic neighbours. Here's where it went wrong.