Articles Tagged with norway

Norway: Polar Bears Kill Dolphins, Freeze Leftovers

Polar bears seen eating dolphins

Polar bears have been spotted eating an unusual meal of white-beaked dolphins and then, even more unusually, storing the leftovers for later consumption. The Norwegian Polar Institute has been following the activities of polar bears in Svalbard, Norway, and Jon Aars and his colleagues from the Institute were the first to note that the beloved… Read more »

Tim Wendelboe Coffee Shop Burglarized – Guess What Thieves Stole?

Thieves Steal Only Coffee From Coffee Shop

Thieves recently broke into world-renowned Tim Wendelboe Coffee Shop in Oslo, Norway. Leaving aside much of the valuable and easily tradable items, they only took what the shop is famous for – coffee. The internationally acclaimed cafe and roastery, owned and operated by World Barista Champion Tim Wendelboe, was the victim of a late-night looting… Read more »

Everyone In Norway Is a Millionaire Thanks to Oil


On Wednesday, Jan. 8, every citizen in Norway became a millionaire! According to the 2013 census, that’s a total of approximately 5,096,300 millionaires in Norway – at least theoretically they are. But, make no mistake about it, the wealth is there! However, most are probably wondering how exactly did such an unprecedented feat occur. The… Read more »

Rjukan Sun Mirrors Will Light Up Dark Village In Norway’s Winter

Rjukan sun mirror

The Rjukan sun mirrors will allow a mountain village in Norway to enjoy sunlight in winter for the first time in human history. According to the Visit Norway tourist website, the popular town known for its waterfall and bungee jumping is deprived of sunlight for five months of the year because of the surrounding mountains…. Read more »

New Breivik Video Shows Him Walking Away Before Van Explodes

New Video Shows Breivik Walking Away Before Explosion

Norwegian mass murderer, Anders Brevik, is certainly getting all the attention he demands from his long suffering nation. Last week, the world was treated to Breivik whining about his prison conditions, comparing them to a “mini Abu Ghraib” in Afghanistan. Now a video has surfaced showing Breivik walking away from a white van moments before… Read more »