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Published Jan. 30, 2018 12:26 PM

How much does the Oseberg Ship weigh? Carl Olav stole a march on 1,600 other competitors when he used a special method of calculation.

Published Jan. 29, 2018 12:32 PM

We are weighing the world's best preserved viking ship. Can you guess the weight? The competition is closed, and the winner is Carl Olav Staff.

Technical conservator Ander Helseth and the ship
Published Jan. 29, 2018 12:29 PM

In a few years’ time the Viking ships at Bygdøy will be moving into brand new premises. Preparations are already underway, and one important task involves finding out how much they weigh.

Published June 6, 2017 10:40 AM

Professor Kolbjørn Skaare born in 1931, passed away the 3rd of June.