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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.”
Sarah Emerson
4.9.19
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White nationalists from around the world are meeting in Finland. Here's what you need to know.

The far-right is going global.
Tess Owen
4.4.19
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Is Finland really the happiest country in the world?

For reasons that confound even Finns, the United Nations' 2019 “World Happiness Report” ranked Finland number one — again.
VICE News
3.20.19
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This Cylindrical Pastry Is Finland's National Treasure

Most sweets are trash, Runeberg's torte is the one exception.
Ilkka Sirén
2.5.19
Broadly

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."
Nicoline Larsen
1.28.19
Munchies

Crucified Ronald McDonald Sculpture Causes Absolute Shitstorm at Israeli Art Museum

Church leaders are not lovin' it.
Jelisa Castrodale
1.16.19
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Finns are baffled by Trump's “raking” comments — including the country’s president

"RAKE NEWS!"
David Gilbert
11.19.18
Booze

The Best Places to Get Drunk in Helsinki During the Trump-Putin Summit

Where to get shitfaced as the world ends.
Ilkka Sirén
7.16.18
Trump Putin meeting

Trump tweets his Helsinki surrender before Putin even lands

“Our relationship with Russia has NEVER been worse thanks to many years of U.S. foolishness and stupidity."
David Gilbert
7.16.18
Helsinki

Trump and Putin announce they will meet in Helsinki next month

“Negotiate with today’s Russia at your peril.”
Greg Walters
6.28.18
Reality Checks

Basic Income Is Being Set Up to Fail

The current crop of basic income trials fall painfully short of holding society-changing potential.
Jordan Pearson
5.2.18
world

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.
Shayla Love
5.1.18
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