Fridtjof Nansen and the Fram: Part 1


Fridtjof Nansen circa 1922. Anders Beer Wilse, licensed under CC-BY 2.0 license, via Wikimedia Commons

Fridtjof Nansen was an artist, skier, zoologist and one of Norway's earliest heroes. The first part of this episode covers his early adventures, while part two covers his humanitarian career. Tune in to learn more about his first major expeditions.

Topics in this Podcast: 20th century, Norwegian history, Fridtjof Nansen, European history, science history, sports history, art, art history, 19th century