Read our Annual Report 2016 - Uncovering secrets.
A volcano gave us the bike
A volcanic eruption in Indonesia was the direct reason we got the bike 200 years ago.
Dating the age of landscape formation
Now it is possible to estimate or determine the age of rock weathering and landscape formation.
The most important mineral deposits in the Arctic
All available information on the most important metal- and diamond deposits in the Arctic has been assembled and made accessible.
New book on the Norwegian sea floor
The Demarcation Line Treaty with Russia opened up new areas of ocean for geological mapping. The new results from the Barents Sea - and also the Norwegian Sea - are presented in the MAREANO programme’s updated book on the Norwegian sea floor.
"NORCRUST - Norwegian margin fluid systems and methane derived carbonate crusts" is a collaborative project lead by the Geological Survey of Norway (NGU), funded by The Research Council of Norway's (NFR) PETROMAKS 2 programme.
All available information on the most important metal- and diamond deposits in the Arctic, north of 60oN, has been assembled and made accessible. The Geological Survey of Norway has led the project which has involved eight countries in the Artic.
Mineral Resources in North Norway (MINN) is a programme for geophysical mapping in northern Norway and part of a recently initiated Norwegian governmental strategy for developing the mineral industry in Norway.
In the Nordland County area of Norway, is an area where there is a lot of movement in the earth’s crust.