Norway

Right to Repair

Apple Sued an Independent iPhone Repair Shop Owner and Lost

Apple said an unauthorized repair shop owner in Norway violated its trademark by using aftermarket iPhone parts, but a court decided in favor of the shop owner.
Jason Koebler
4.13.18
HOTY2017

This Agronomist Is Safeguarding the World’s Seeds

Åsmund Asdal coordinates with gene banks to preserve thousands of seed varieties in a safely guarded Nordic vault.
Rebecca Flowers
1.3.18
future proofing

The Doomsday Seed Vault Is Getting Upgrades to Withstand Climate Change

It flooded earlier this year and now it’s getting waterproofed.
Lisa Cumming
6.13.17
Norway

FBI's Dark Web Child Porn Investigation Stretched to Norway

Norway is just the latest country to be linked to the FBI's massive investigation, and takeover, of dark web child pornography site Playpen.
Joseph Cox
11.21.16
videos

Inside the Arctic Seed Vault Designed to Save Humanity From Extinction

Take a tour of the 'Noah's Ark' of agricultural diversity, designed to safely store over 4.5 million crop samples.
MOTHERBOARD STAFF
11.11.16
Facebook

‘I Just Got Really Mad’: The Norwegian Editor Tackling Facebook on Censorship

An interview with Aftenposten Editor-in-Chief Espen Egil Hansen.
Ben Sullivan
9.22.16
death

A Very Simple Explanation for How Lightning Killed 323 Reindeer at Once

Here’s what most likely happened.
Kaleigh Rogers
8.29.16
Motherboard Blog

Now This Is How You Blow Up a Dam

Kaboom.
Sarah Emerson
6.8.16
Norway

When Climate Change Melts Ice, These Archeologists Win

“It’s an in-house joke amongst us glacial archaeologists that we are some of the only beneficiaries of global warming.”
Kathleen Caulderwood
4.22.16
video

Decomposing Jellyfish Goop Is Clogging Up Norway’s Northern Fjords

This is really gross.
Rachel Pick
11.25.15
News

Dividing the Arctic Has Turned into a Very Diplomatic Clusterfuck

A bureaucratic, science-based clusterfuck.
Jordan Pearson
8.14.15
Norway

​10 Essential Tips from a ‘Monopoly’ World Champion

We asked the current Monopoly world champion to share his secrets with us.
David Widen
8.6.15
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