Thomas Nilsen

Preparing for the post-COVID-19 era, Seabourn launches ultra-luxury Norway winter cruises.
September 02, 2020
The unique pilot plant in Luleå is a first step in decarbonizing the steel industry, which today counts for 7% of global man-made greenhouse gas emissions.
September 01, 2020
The polar bear attacked the man at the campsite just next to the airport in Longyearbyen.
August 28, 2020
Tensions are high around Scandinavia, so also in the north: The U.S. Air Force RC-135 Combat Sent is Wednesday morning on mission over the Barents Sea outside Russia's strategically most important navy bases for nuclear-powered submarines.
August 26, 2020
The USS Seawolf conducted a brief stop in the fjord near Tromsø on August 21 for personnel change before sailing out to waters inside the Arctic Circle.
August 25, 2020
The U.S. long-range nuclear-capable bombers were met by F-16s from Bodø air base in northern Norway after a flight path across the Arctic.
August 25, 2020
The Murmansk region now has a population of 738,900 people, down 2,500 since January 1 and down massively 56,500 in the course of the last ten years.
August 24, 2020
Photos and short video clips have previously been available, but this unseen 40 minutes declassified footage of the Soviet Union’s monster nuclear bomb give a whole new insight into what happened on Novaya Zemlya on October 30, 1961.
August 22, 2020
While low-laying islands in the Pacific Ocean disappear under rising seas, geographers have to redraw Arctic maps as land previously hidden underneath ice-covered waters pops up.
August 21, 2020
Violetta Grudina was standing peacefully alone on the Five Corner square downtown Murmansk, holding a placard asking for the crime against Alexey Navalny to be thoroughly investigated.
August 20, 2020