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Helping fishing vessels to locate their catch

Big Data means that professional fishermen will soon be getting their own decision-making tool. It will tell them where fish shoals are located, and how their vessels can be operated as economically as possible.

Viking arrowheads emerge from melting Norwegian glaciers

High up in the mountains, archaeologists are now discovering human traces dating as far back as the Stone age.

How cars have transformed China

China has become both the world’s largest car market and the world’s largest producer of cars and vehicles. New vehicle sales in China have now surpassed those in the US.

Two patients' results used as evidence that a dietary supplement works

A Norwegian researcher and doctor used a dietary supplement she has patented for obesity treatment. But in her studies showing that the product works, her own business interests aren’t mentioned.

Horses can communicate through symbols

Horses can learn to use symbols to tell their owner if they are cold, shows new research.

Researchers give false legitimacy to alternative health products

Over the past 20 years, a Norwegian researcher has been paid to study alternative health products. He nearly always finds that they are effective. We have gone through his research in detail.

Researchers’ top tips for tourists in Norway

Many tourists are unprepared when heading out on various excursions in Norway. Here are a few tips to help you prepare for your trip.

Can you spot the difference between these cats?

Using algorithms in a computer program, researchers can simulate the processes that happen in our brains when we sift through important and unimportant image information?

How to avoid insulting co-workers in other countries

Irritation, frustration and misunderstandings can arise when employees in Norwegian companies communicate with colleagues abroad. Poor English can cause more confusion than cultural differences, according to a Norwegian researcher.

Cash's masculine vulnerability

In this in-depth interview, researcher Eirik Askerøi talks about how he interprets the musician Johnny Cash.