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05

Feb

Ice orchestra performs in ‘gigantic cosmic igloo’
You know music is great when it gives you chills, and in the case of Ice Music, that’s meant quite literally.
 
Based in Luleå, Sweden, Ice Music is a frosty artistic project in which bundled up musicians celebrate the spirit of snowy Lapland winters by playing on instruments handcrafted from blocks of ice.

14

Nov

Watch northern lights dance over SwedenSolar storms have increased the intensity and frequency of this autumn’s aurora borealis displays.

Watch northern lights dance over Sweden
Solar storms have increased the intensity and frequency of this autumn’s aurora borealis displays.

19

Aug

Sweden runs out of garbage, forced to import from NorwaySweden, a recycling-happy land where a quarter of a million homes are powered by the incineration of waste, is facing a unique dilemma: The nation has run out of much-needed fuel.

Sweden runs out of garbage, forced to import from Norway
Sweden, a recycling-happy land where a quarter of a million homes are powered by the incineration of waste, is facing a unique dilemma: The nation has run out of much-needed fuel.

29

Mar

Lone seal pup found mysteriously wandering in a forest, miles from the sea
Swedish authorities struggle to explain how the seal pup could have found its way into a forest almost 4 miles from the coast.

Lone seal pup found mysteriously wandering in a forest, miles from the sea

Swedish authorities struggle to explain how the seal pup could have found its way into a forest almost 4 miles from the coast.

23

Dec


 Sweden runs out of garbage, forced to import from Norway 



Sweden, a recycling-happy land where a quarter of a million homes are powered by the incineration of waste, is facing a unique dilemma: The nation has run out of much-needed fuel.
Sweden, a recycling-happy land where a quarter of a million homes are powered by the incineration of waste, is facing a unique dilemma: The nation has run out of much-needed fuel.

25

Oct

Sweden runs out of garbage, forced to import from NorwaySweden, a recycling-happy land where a quarter of a million homes are powered by the incineration of waste, is facing a rather unique dilemma: The nation has run out of much-needed fuel.

Sweden runs out of garbage, forced to import from Norway
Sweden, a recycling-happy land where a quarter of a million homes are powered by the incineration of waste, is facing a rather unique dilemma: The nation has run out of much-needed fuel.

17

Sep

Stockholm’s ‘Dog Day’ celebrates Swedish poochesHeld at Kungsträdgården, a famous park in central Stockholm, the event brings together Swedish dog lovers for a variety of fun canine-relate activities and socializing.

Stockholm’s ‘Dog Day’ celebrates Swedish pooches
Held at Kungsträdgården, a famous park in central Stockholm, the event brings together Swedish dog lovers for a variety of fun canine-relate activities and socializing.

20

Jun

Here’s an app that would be awkward to use in public…
New app lets Swedes test sex with friends, fantasy figuresAs part of a new safe-sex initiative, the Swedish Institute for Communicable Disease Control launched an app called Test Nooky. Once users make their choice of fantasy character, they’re asked if they want to use a condom, and then to record their own moaning and groaning, which is then mixed with the sexually elated voice of their character of choice.

Here’s an app that would be awkward to use in public…

New app lets Swedes test sex with friends, fantasy figures
As part of a new safe-sex initiative, the Swedish Institute for Communicable Disease Control launched an app called Test Nooky. Once users make their choice of fantasy character, they’re asked if they want to use a condom, and then to record their own moaning and groaning, which is then mixed with the sexually elated voice of their character of choice.

01

Feb

Separated at birth, Indonesian twins meet in SwedenTwins born in Indonesia and put up separately for adoption, have been reunited after finding each other living just 25 miles apart 3 decades later.

Separated at birth, Indonesian twins meet in Sweden
Twins born in Indonesia and put up separately for adoption, have been reunited after finding each other living just 25 miles apart 3 decades later.