Sweden

tech-science

Leaving Earth Comes with Serious Psychological Risks

The film ‘Aniara’ asks what humans are without our home world.
Becky Ferreira
5.17.19
Restaurants

The World's Most Isolated Michelin-Starred Restaurant Is Closing

Fäviken, Magnus Nilsson's acclaimed Swedish restaurant surrounded by 20,000 acres of farmland, will soon be no more.
Jelisa Castrodale
5.9.19
artifacts

8-Year-Old Girl Pulls Ancient Sword From Lake, Is Our Ruler Now

Long may Saga reign.
Becky Ferreira
3.24.19
Film

'Lords of Chaos' Is a Loving, Concerned, and Troubled Look at Black Metal

VICE spoke with director Jonas Åkerlund about his new take on an old story.
Grayson Haver Currin
2.19.19
Sweden

A Brief Guide to the 12,000+ Swedish Songs About Doing Shots

For the past 15 years, one woman has organized both national and world championships to find the single best drinking song.
Shoshi Parks
12.28.18
Interviews

The Enduring Cult of Robyn

The Swedish pop icon is back with 'Honey', her first album in eight years. We hung out with her to speak about it.
Daisy Jones
10.18.18
The Power and Privilege Issue

Meet the Teenage Girl Who Led Thousands in Protest Against Sweden’s Deportation of Afghan Refugees

The deportations haven’t stopped, but 18-year-old Fatemeh Khavari made Sweden pay attention to their struggle.
Fatemeh Khavari
10.15.18
Interviews

Viagra Boys Might Genuinely Get You Back Into Post Punk

The Stockholm six-piece are signed to the same label as Yung Lean and Bladee, but they sound more like The Stooges.
Daisy Jones
10.3.18
Sweden

It's Been Hot as Hell in Sweden — and That May Have Slowed the Far-Right’s Surge

“In political discussions, the debate has shifted from immigration and crime to be more focused on climate.”
Tim Hume
9.9.18
wildfires

The Arctic Is on Fire, and You Can See it From Space

More than 50 wildfires are burning in parts of Sweden inside the Arctic Circle, according to the European Space Agency.
Alex Lubben
7.22.18
Interviews

With #KillTheKing, Heavy Metal Is Having Its #MeToo Moment

We spoke to the women behind a growing movement against misogyny and rape culture within the high-decibel music scene, and asked: can metal change?
Kim Kelly
3.18.18
Photography

Photos of Modern Vikings Keeping Their Traditions Alive

Vikings Against Racism are out to show that you can cherish ancient traditions without being a bigot.
Caisa Ederyd
3.14.18
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