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The enigma of early Norwegian iron production

Ancient Norwegians made top-quality iron. But where did the knowledge to make this iron come from? A professor emeritus from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology may have solved this riddle.

Where did the expertise to smelt iron ore come from? And how did it actually get to Norway to begin with? 
[Credit: Colourbox]For centuries, people in Norway’s Trøndelag region, in the middle of the country, made large amounts…

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