Part of the "Fever" exhibit - it shows how much of Oslo would be underwater if polar ice caps continue to melt and sea levels rise due to global warming. Water was continuously being supplied through the condensation forming on the underside of a bowl holding a block of ice, suspended from the ceiling above. A bit of a metaphor, perhaps?
Finally, I can afford to eat again!!! July 2nd 2008 Geo: 59.3327, 18.0645I grabbed breakfast at the cafe located on the main floor of the hostel's building. I had Norwegian Kroner to burn before leaving, so I decided to splurge for a real breakfast. I heard a strange remake of 80s power ballad "Missing You" by John Waite. It was strange, to say the least ...Off to the Nobel Peace museum - my strategy of delaying use of the Oslo ... read more
Europe » Sweden » Stockholm County » Stockholm A military power during the 17th century, Sweden has not participated in any war in almost two centuries. An armed neutrality was preserved in both World Wars. Sweden's long-successful economic formula of a capitalist system interlarded with substant... ... read more