Baltic Sea

environment

The Baltic Sea’s Oxygen Levels Are At a 1,500-Year Low

And climate change is halting recovery efforts.
Jordan Pearson
7.5.18
Travel

I Spent 24 Hours on a Booze Cruise and I Never Want to Do It Again

Being on a ferry that sails from Sweden to Finland with bottomless wine on tap and all-you-can-eat shrimp sounds like a dream. But is it, really?
Benjamin Wirström
12.21.17
techno

Chef's Night Out: Kadeau

Nicolai Nørregaard
10.17.16
nasa

These Satellite Pics of Baltic Algal Blooms Are Beautiful and Terrifying

A glimpse of the Baltic Sea’s 'dead zones.'
Becky Ferreira
9.5.15
Science

The Ambitious Plan to Pump Oxygen Back into the Baltic Sea

Can the Baltic breathe again?
Steph Yin
5.19.15
Science

This 97-Year-Old Fruitcake Might Outlive Us All

The Australian War Memorial is now the proud owner of a 97-year-old fruitcake that was originally baked in <i>Downton Abbey</i> times.
Hilary Pollack
3.27.15
seafood

Connecticut-Sized Dead Zones Are Killing Off Fish Worldwide

It’s a bleak time to be a seafood lover: not only is overfishing reducing our menu options, but huge swaths of polluted ocean waters are killing off species, too. And global warming is speeding the process along.
Lauren Rothman
1.28.15
News

Why Is Russia Getting So Aggressive Toward Sweden?

Russian fighter jets have been flying dangerously close to Swedish airspace and tension between the two countries has been on the rise. Is Sweden prepared to deal with a new antagonist?
Hugo Anderholm
10.20.14
Photo

Going on a Bummer Vacation

Summer by the Baltic Sea looks pretty gloomy.
Tomasz Lazar
2.21.12