Baltic Sea

mystery

A German Environmental Observatory Vanished Without a Trace

Researchers have no idea how the observatory could have disappeared.
Edward Ongweso Jr
9.6.19
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
Sweden

Sweden is bracing its citizens for war with Russia

The move was prompted by the “security situation” in the Baltic Sea.
David Gilbert
1.19.18
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
defense & security

Navy Releases Full Video Footage of Russian Fighter Jets Buzzing US Warship in the Baltic

You can hear one sailor on the USS Donald Cook say "Oh my God!" as a Russian Sukhoi Su-24 fighter jet makes extremely close passes by the destroyer.
VICE News
5.18.16
Europe

Russian Spies Are Reportedly Trying to Stop NATO and Sweden From Hooking Up

According to Swedish security forces, Russian spies are actively trying to prevent Sweden from ratifying an agreement that would cement stronger NATO ties.
Ryan Faith
5.3.16
defense & security

Russian Jets Execute 'Simulated Attack' Passes Near US Naval Destroyer

The US military on Wednesday released photos and videos of the incidents, which an unnamed US official described as one of the most aggressive interactions between the two countries in recent memory.
Reuters and VICE News
4.13.16
defense & security

NATO is Two Properties Away From a Baltic Monopoly, and Russia Is Freaking Out

Sweden and Finland may be getting closer to joining the North Atlantic Treaty Organization as Russia continues its aggressive posturing in the Baltic Sea.
Ezra Kaplan and Jin Wu
9.11.15
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
Europe

Flexing Its Military Might, Russia Is Pushing Sweden Into NATO's Arms

Russian aggression in Ukraine and military adventures in the Baltics are pushing Sweden to abandon its long-standing neutrality.
Ezra Kaplan and Jin Wu
6.22.15
Science

The Ambitious Plan to Pump Oxygen Back into the Baltic Sea

Can the Baltic breathe again?
Steph Yin
5.19.15
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