Tagged: Norway

Norway’s $47BN coastal highway

Norway’s western coast is home to some of the most dramatic landscapes on earth. Carved by glaciers throughout the ages, some of these fjords stretch for 200 kilometers inland and are over a kilometer...

Could farmed Norwegian salmon be the world’s most toxic food

Chef Marcus Guiliano is an award-winning chef, green restaurateur, author, real food activist, professional speaker, restaurant consultant & ultra-marathoner. In addition to successfully owning and operating the first Green Certified restaurant in the Hudson...

Doomsday seed vault

Way up north, in Svalbard’s permafrost, 1300 kilometers beyond the Arctic Circle, is the world’s largest secure seed storage, opened by the Norwegian Government in February 2008. From all across the globe, crates of...

Watch a 7-hour train journey through Norway

The Norwegian documentary Bergensbanen details the gorgeous 300-mile (483 km), 7.5-hour-long train ride from Bergen to Oslo which traverses the frozen region of Finse (aka the planet Hoth in The Empire Strikes Back).