It’s been this way for 127 years— the V-shaped wake pattern behind a ship moving in a straight line always has the same central angle. But a Norwegian armed with a pen and a piece of paper has discovered that in certain situations, a boat’s wake can actually be found in front of the boat.
Hunting pressure may affect moose populations in a negative way, researchers say.
They damage our ability to reproduce, and they pollute the natural environment. Yet chemicals known as hormone mimics can be found in consumer goods. Eventually they end up in our water. But we now have a way of capturing them.
Armed with special acoustic tags, a team of researchers is following 50 individual fish for as long as seven months to learn more about their life – and death — in Norwegian fjords.
Researchers in Trondheim have achieved surprising results by exploiting nature’s own ability to clean up after oil spills.
The Norwegian arctic island archipelago of Svalbard offers scientists the chance to investigate some of the most intriguing – and perplexing – puzzles facing the high north.
The world’s only freshwater seal is found in Lake Baikal […]
What happens when animals in harsh environments are exposed to extreme weather? Scientists found that extreme icing caused widespread die-offs in one arctic animal community. Climate change may cause more such extremes.
NTNU’s new laboratory for advanced underwater research, called the AUR Lab, […]
These scientists can predict the direction an oil spill will take, or if salmon lice will infect a neighbouring fish farm.
Scientists have made a breakthrough in understanding how the element […]
The wild pig is returning to Norway at full speed […]
CERN is known for its subterranean tunnel in which protons circulate […]
Many moose hunters are looking for the largest and finest […]
Research groups at SINTEF, MARINTEK and NTNU want to use […]
NTNU’s supercomputer, Njord, is one of Europe’s most powerful high […]
Polar bears in East Greenland and Svalbard and glaucous gulls […]
Growing and producing food make agriculture and food consumption among the most important drivers of environmental pressures, including climate change and habitat loss.
A voice-controlled pocket computer will soon be able to guide […]
A number of prisoners were executed in the woods outside […]
SINTEF scientists are being financed by the Research Council of […]
Biologists from NTNU and the Norwegian Institute for Nature Research […]
High quality wood and low emissions are the key to […]