NASA Says It Caused Otherworldly Lights In the Arctic Circle
A NASA rocket launch mission that painted the Arctic sky was compared to an “alien attack.”
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This Cylindrical Pastry Is Finland's National Treasure
Most sweets are trash, Runeberg's torte is the one exception.
I Tried on 'Genderless' Clothes and Was Extremely Disappointed
I went to Finland's first gender-neutral shopping floor at a major department store to see if it delivered on its promises of a "genderless revolution."
Crucified Ronald McDonald Sculpture Causes Absolute Shitstorm at Israeli Art Museum
Church leaders are not lovin' it.
The Best Places to Get Drunk in Helsinki During the Trump-Putin Summit
Where to get shitfaced as the world ends.
Basic Income Is Being Set Up to Fail
The current crop of basic income trials fall painfully short of holding society-changing potential.
I Tried To Figure Out If A Controversial Illness Was “Real” or Not
It can be harmful to your health to be told that what’s taking place in your body is a mystery.
This Master Hotel Key Could Have Unlocked ‘Millions of Doors’ Around the World
After a colleague had their computer stolen from their hotel room during a security conference, these two Finnish researchers were determined to make hotel keys more secure.
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All Chocolate Easter Eggs Are Straight Trash—Except This One
The Mignon egg is hard to find outside Finland. But it's so firm and tasty that it puts those thin-ass chocolate shell eggs to shame.
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New Data Gives Peek at European IMSI Catcher Exports
Data obtained through a Freedom of Information Act style-request shows Finnish companies exporting powerful surveillance technology to Mexico, Colombia, and the United Arab Emirates.
Hooded Menace's New LP Mixes Gothic Romance with Sinister Death/Doom
Stream the Finnish death/doom stalwart's dark, eerie, and surprisingly melodic new album, out January 26 on Season of Mist.
Why This Ex-'Angry Birds' Exec Wants to Build a $15B Tunnel Under the Baltic Sea
“I haven’t built tunnels before.”