Design of the Day: This is What New Norwegian Currency Will Look Like in 2017

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Design of the Day: This is What New Norwegian Currency Will Look Like in 2017
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The backsides of the new banknotes feature color palettes that look like digitally blurred versions of the images found on the fronts of the bills. Both sides of the bills were selected by Norges Bank during a competition held in the spring of 2014.

Patient Norwegian Police Deal With a Drunk

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Warning: Some adult language.

A nice change from the normal cop videos.

World Technology of the Day: Giant Mirrors Bring Sunlight to Norwegian Village

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Three enormous mirrors have been installed to help bring sunlight down to a small town in Norway that is hidden in shade six months out of the year. Prior to the installation, the town's citizens have relied on a cable car to provide them with some sunny exposure.

Meanwhile in Norway of the Day: Gender-Specific Eggs for Boys and Girls

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Meanwhile in Norway of the Day: Gender-Specific Eggs for Boys and Girls
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Like the rest of Scandinavian countries, Norway is usually known for its progressive-mindedness when it comes to gender equality, yet the country's leading brand of dairy products Prior has created a minor controversy after unveiling their latest line of gender-branded eggs, dubbed "Princess Eggs" and "Pirate Eggs" for boys and girls respectively and complete with bright pink and dark blue packagings. Despite the ridicule that the products have drawn, Prior's parent company Nortura defended the decision by saying that they didn't want to over-think it and simply wanted to get children to eat more eggs.