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Vemork, Rjukan - Norway

Vemork hydroelectric power plant in Rjukan, built by Norsk Hydro was completed in 1911, and was the largest plant in the world. The power plant was built to power a fertilizer factory built at the same time. 125 more words


Stupid Fun

Hey, let’s go race each other uphill on skis in the dark!

Some people (probably most people) would say, “No! That sounds stupid and painful and why would anyone do that! 1,067 more words


Turning Around the Winter of Discontent

It’s been a strange winter in Eldora, Colorado. It’s probably the closest I’ve ever felt to the “winter of discontent.” That’s certainly being a little bit dramatic, but there has been a lack of flow that has been disconcerting. 1,189 more words


Voile Hd Mountaineer 3-pin Telemark Binding

Voile Hd Mountaineer 3-pin Telemark Binding
The Voilé HD Mountaineer 3-Pin Telemark Binding. Is As Simple As A Telemark Binding Can Get: A 75mm Nordic Norm Toe Piece That Mounts Directly To The The Ski And A Barebones Heel Pad. 55 more words


Heddal Stave Church is a massive masterpiece

Heddal Stave Church is one of the most visited stave churches in Norway, located just next to the E138 in Notodden in Telemark county. The church is the largest of the remaining stave churches, reaching 20 meters in length and 26 meters in height, and was built in the beginning of the 13th century. 14 more words


Once More, With Feeling

This will be short, mostly because it’s written between gulping coffee, and having to get dressed, and prepare for the arrival of the moving company’s packing crew by packing as much as I can before they get here.  231 more words

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