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Video workshop in Tromsø

A couple of weeks ago I spent almost a week in a little village a couple of hours outside of Tromsø, in the northern parts of Norway. 403 more words

Video Production

World Cod Fishing Championships 2015

Long tradition: World Cod Fishing Championships in Svolvær has been arranged since 1991. (Screenshot by NRK)

This weekend, it is time for the annual World Cod Fishing Championships in the Lofoten archipelago in Northern Norway. 146 more words

Nature

Why Does China Want to Buy This Island?

China has shown great interest in the Ryøya island in Northern Norway. (Photo: Bjoertvedt / Wikimedia Commons)

It is well known that China is investing heavily in Arctic areas to ensure access to future valuable raw materials and energy sources – but it is a mystery why they want to buy the Ryøya island near the city of Tromsø in Northern Norway, only inhabited by three temperamental musk oxen. 288 more words

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