Latest Nordic Heritage Museum Stories

2014-09-26 12:23:42

The Nordic Heritage Museum presents Odin's Eye, October 10 - November 9 SEATTLE, Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Nordic Heritage Museum is proud to participate in Seattle's Taste of Iceland with the upcoming exhibition Odin's Eye. Odin's Eye, sponsored by Iceland Naturally and Icelandair Cargo, features work inspired by Norse mythology from eight Icelandic and American artists. There will be a reception for Museum members and special guests on Thursday, October 9, and the...

2010-03-18 12:00:00

SEATTLE, March 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Today the Swedish Consulate announces "Sweden Week," a weeklong celebration May 2 through 9, 2010, honoring the strong and enduring relationship between the Kingdom of Sweden and Washington State. Sweden Week celebrates the 100th anniversary of Swedish Hospital and the 101st anniversary of the founding of University of Washington's Scandinavian Department. "Sweden Week" will be officially proclaimed during a public grand opening event on May 2....

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  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.