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Ted Hansen, a miner.

I’ve been thinking about a particular phrase this week: going underground. For some, it connotes secrecy, subversion, and exploring alternatives. […]

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Fishbone mining

A miner draws a diagram in the coal dust

Remembering: This is how you remove the coal from the mountain. It’s like fishbones. Tunnel your way in along the […]

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Eric and Jenny at the abandoned mine above Svalbard

Goodbye for now. We’ll be thinking of you and sharing what we’ve learned with others across the north. Eric and […]

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Joachim Myhrvang in the mine's locker room

(Post 2 of 4) Team leader Joachim Myhrvang shows us the dirty zone where miners get their work clothes each […]

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Meet The North