Archaeologists in Norway find the church where the Viking king Olaf Haraldsson was first enshrined as a saint. The find is sensational because it confirms Norse saga accounts of important events that occurred at the dawn of Christianity in Norway.
Archaeologists working in Trondheim in Norway are amazed by the discovery of a human skeleton in the bottom of an abandoned castle well. The skeleton provides evidence that confirms dramatic historical events mentioned in the Sagas.
What’s the relation between World Heritage and local practices?
Here is a short summary of the results of the research projects on economic effects of the world heritage site og Røros in Norway
Forskningsprosjektet Verdiskaping Røros var et treårig samarbeidsprosjekt mellom ECON Analyse AS og NIKU i årene 2005-2008. Prosjektet ble finansiert av Forskningsrådet, under programmet «Landskap i endring