With NRK’s addictive live “Piip-Show” stream of birds, squirrels, and “an egg a day,” Norway’s wildlife may make human life much more sedate.
Sharing holiday cheer with friends abroad is a challenge in the United States.
Two weather sticks – the medieval “primstav” calendar and the contemporary snow pole, or “brøytestikk” – tell the seasons in Norway pretty effectively.
A Matisse pineapple provokes questioning about why we value all works of “masters” without differentiation – and despite our own reactions to them.
The remarkable Hollister family of U.S. children’s literature resurface in a unique Norwegian bookstore.
The Scandinavian mushroom season has begun, with pleasures and perils unfamiliar to urban Americans.
Once English-speaking tourists get past the word, they’ll find “speed” in Norway has other ramifications.
Tired of the usual political posturing? London’s mayor and Belarus’s president have been providing us fanciful alternatives.
“That was special” may be the appropriate response to Danny Boyle’s elaborate and scattered Opening Ceremony.
Babel isn’t gone – assuming you know what someone means can still have riotous consequences.
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