Estonia

Scene Reports

Five Musicians Building a New World in the Face of Estonia's Isolated Past

The fall of the Soviet Union and homecomputing changed the face of music in the eastern European country, which now is full of musicians looking to the past to build the future.
Lottie Brazier
10.19.18
Moveable

Why Don't We Have Free Public Transit?

Estonia just rolled out the largest free public transit scheme in the world. Here's why we're not following suit.
Tracey Lindeman
7.4.18
russia

Trump swears "nobody has been tougher on Russia" than he has

Then he insulted the American press
Alexa Liautaud
4.3.18
Moveable

Why This Ex-'Angry Birds' Exec Wants to Build a $15B Tunnel Under the Baltic Sea

“I haven’t built tunnels before.”
Tracey Lindeman
1.23.18
Estonia

Estonia’s Government Wants to Raise Money With a Cryptocurrency ICO

This is a first.
Jordan Pearson
8.22.17
music video

Literally Everything Is Sexual in Tommy Cash’s Innuendo-Filled Music Video

Yes, even a nuclear power plant.
Nathaniel Ainley
3.21.17
Europe

Trump’s victory has Baltic countries even more worried about a Russian invasion

Tim Hume
Alex Campbell
12.13.16
global news

What happened to the rest of the world while America voted

David Gilbert
11.9.16
defense & security

Moscow accuses Canada of bringing back the Cold War

After Canada announced it was sending hundreds of troops, six fighter jets, and a frigate to Eastern Europe, the Russian embassy in Ottawa said it was all "Cold War saber-rattling."
Justin Ling
7.8.16
Opinion

Estonia Is Demonstrating How Government Should Work in a Digital World

The country is pioneering an economic strategy for small countries that is smarter and nobler than serving as a tax haven.
Taavi Kotka
6.10.16
finland

There Are Now 10,000 E-Residents of Estonia

Estonia is the first country in the world to let people have digital residencies.
Emiko Jozuka
5.19.16
Digital Immigrant

Estonia's e-Residency Program Is the Future of Immigration

The country's 10,000 "e-residents" are redefining what it means to immigrate.
Arielle Pardes
5.5.16
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