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Ice Hotel Opens With New Designs in Swedish Lapland - in Pictures
Offbeat  (tags: ice, hotels, Sweden, environment, pictures, photos )

- 157 days ago -
The Ice Hotel returns with new suites featuring a candy shop, an aquarium and a bathing icewoman
Girl, 8, Pulls a 1,500-Year-Old Sword From a Lake in Sweden
Offbeat  (tags: viking sword, discovery, sweden )

- 230 days ago -
Eight-year-old Saga Vanecek found a pre-Viking-era sword while swimming in the lake Vidostern in Sweden during the summer.
Wintergatan   video
Offbeat  (tags: wintergatan, marble machine, Evelina Hägglund, Martin Molin, Marcus Sjöberg, David Zandén, Göteborg, Sweden )

- 508 days ago -
Happy New Year.....Goteborg, Sweden
Rare White Moose Captured on Film
Offbeat  (tags: White Moose, Sweden, unique )

- 646 days ago -
Sweden, cool video, thanks
Employees In Europe Getting Implanted With Microchips
Offbeat  (tags: Microchip, implants, Stockholm, Sweden )

- 778 days ago -
The syringe slides in between the thumb and index finger. Then, with a click, a microchip is injected in the employees hand. Another cyborg is created.
Swedish Asylum Shelter in Vanersborg Hit By Blaze
Offbeat  (tags: Hate Crime, Asylum Seekers, Sweden )

- 816 days ago -
Up to 20 people have been hurt in a fire at a shelter for asylum seekers in Sweden, officials say. Two residents were badly injured jumping from windows of the building in Vanersborg, about 80km (50 miles) north of Gothenburg.
Sweden Probes Riot in Mainly Immigrant Stockholm Suburb
Offbeat  (tags: Riots, Trump's Comment, Sweden, Europe )

- 820 days ago -
Swedish police have launched an investigation after a riot erupted in a predominantly immigrant suburb of the capital, Stockholm.
Trump Tries to Explain Remark About Sweden Amid Confusion
Offbeat  (tags: Confusion, Remark, Trump, Sweden, USA )

- 822 days ago -
US President Donald Trump has sought to explain why he referred to a security incident in Sweden on Friday which did not actually happen.
This Smart Billboard Coughs If You Smoke Near It
Offbeat  (tags: anti-smoking campaigns, Sweden, Europe, humor, health )

- 860 days ago -
When smokers walk by a certain billboard in Stockholm, something strange happens: The billboard coughs at them.
Joe Hill Last Will As Told By Utah Phillips   video
Offbeat  (tags: Joe Hill, Sweden, organize, Labor Day, don't mourn organize, murdered )

- 992 days ago -
Do Not Mourn For Me Organize. This Labor Day remembering one of those who stood with the workers and did all he could to improve our lot. He did for it so I want to at least remember him.
Migrant Crisis: Sweden Border Checks Come Into Force
Offbeat  (tags: Migrant crisis, identity checks, Sweden, Europe )

- 1235 days ago -
Sweden has introduced identity checks for travellers from Denmark in an attempt to reduce the number of migrants arriving in the country.
Khaled Dialled Emergency Number in Sweden, Everyone on the Refugee Boat Was Rescued
Offbeat  (tags: refugees, Mediterranean, Greece, Sweden, rescue )

- 1338 days ago -
At his home in Sweden, Khaled Moustafa hears scattered screams and children crying through his mobile phone. His sister, Fatma, and her family are in a rubber dinghy heading towards Greece. The boat is sinking...
Scan of Mummified Body of Swedish Bishop Reveals Baby Hidden in Coffin | World News | The Guardian
Offbeat  (tags: Sweden, Lund, Lund University, Bishop, Swedish Church, coffin, Mummies, 17th Century, history, preservation, surprise )

- 1432 days ago -
The little corpse believed to be of a baby born several months prematurely was revealed for the first time when scientists scanned the coffin and the mummified body of Peder Winstrup, believed to be one of the best preserved 17th-century bodies in Europe
World's Oldest Cat, 29, Living in Sweden, Claims Owner
Offbeat  (tags: world's oldest cat, sweden, animals, culture, interesting, news, off-beat, pets, photos, pictures, world, society )

- 1549 days ago -
Missan turns 30 this spring, according to her owner, making her comfortably the oldest living cat in the world

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