Proper and prompt treatment in the emergency room saves lives. With help from Norwegian doctors, a hospital in Nepal has started to sort patients into red, yellow and green categories. The system has made a difference.
This gouge may be the result of a successful parry, says archaeologist Ingrid Ystgaard, referring to the deep notch in the shield’s protective metal boss.
A new report reveals that 76 percent of children and adolescents who live in Norwegian child welfare institutions have serious psychiatric diagnoses. Only 38 percent report that they receive appropriate psychiatric help. One youngster was moved 25 times under the direction of Norway’s Child Welfare Services.
Surveys will reveal what peace agreements following civil wars ought to contain in order to be respected.
Only a few of the Stone Age rock carvings in Norway depict animals in a naturalistic way. Four of them are located around the Trondheimsfjord.
Over half of all infants in the world develop jaundice after birth. Annually over 100,000 infants die as a result of the condition, and increasing numbers of afflicted children are growing up with brain damage
Three million egg-laying hens are destroyed each year. Researchers believe that this practice is inadequately sustainable and want to see the hens exploited for food, oils and proteins.
Earlier this year, students and employees at NTNU’s Nanolab cut a 100-nanometre thick platinum wire. That’s a thickness of just one ten-thousandth of a millimetre.
When racers are chasing hundredths of seconds, the difference between winning and losing is tiny. The type of fabric and seam locations can determine whether a cyclist makes it onto the podium or not
Computer games can help improve instruction. Pupils learn more. Teachers get a better overview of what and how well their students are learning.
Ordinary nails can reinforce oil wells. There’s no quicker or cheaper way.
Substantial revenues from natural resources bring opportunities, but also problems, in developing countries. A new research project will look at best practices in resource management.
When negotiators come to Paris this December to discuss a binding and universal agreement on controlling climate change, they have to know how much each country contributes to the greenhouse gas emissions problem. A new method offers the best hope yet for accurately accounting for these emissions by providing the right incentives and assigning fair responsibilities.
Electronics installed in Norwegian oil pipelines have been tested both at sea and in transport vessel reeling simulations. All that now remains is to install them offshore.
The health of people all over the world is dependent on a slew of different variables, so interdisciplinary work is vital to professionals in global health. Twenty-two European countries, the USA and South Africa are all taking part in a comprehensive Norwegian global health survey.
- Norwegian winter nights aren’t for sissies
- Poling to victory
- Saving the lives of mothers and babies
- Automatic drug dispensers empower the elderly
- What makes a concrete wall attractive or ugly?
- A photographer’s favorite photos
- Hip protector saves you when you slip
- Cracking the code in an infant’s brain
- Stone phalluses and ancient fertility cults
- A new twist in understanding the brain’s maps
- Working safely to protect a cold, remote place
- Predicting a safe lifetime for risers
- Norway needs good climate laws
- Fishing vessel transformed into a wave power plant
- Ancient snow patches melting at record speed
- Using rooftop rainwater to make drinking water