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Lights Over Lapland

Watch on Vimeo Stunning timelapse images of the magic of the aurora borealis, filmed in Abisko National Park, Sweden.

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The Sound of Sweden

Do you like Swedish pop music? The answer is probably yes, even if you can’t name a single artist born in Sweden. By Sasha Frere-Jones.

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The Art Insider’s Guide to Stockholm

Saskia Neuman, Absolut’s global art manager, shares her favorite galleries, restaurants and bars in the up-and-coming art town. By Julie Baumgardne...

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The Long History of Swedish Bread

on archaeology.su.se In this scholarly article, an archaeologist examines continuity and change in Swedish bread-cereal traditions. By Karin Viklund.

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Lights Over Lapland

Watch on Vimeo Stunning timelapse images of the magic of the aurora borealis, filmed in Abisko National Park, Sweden.

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Swedish Smörgâsbord: Surviving Fermented Herring

In this VICE Munchies Guide to Sweden, host Ivar Berglin explores the culinary offerings of Europe’s emerging culinary star. In this episode, Ivar travels to Goteborg, Sweden’s fish capital, to put together a Swedish smörgâsbord of fish fresh from the sea. Then he tries his luck with one of Sweden’s weirdest dishes, surströmming – fermented herring. Runtime: 16 min.

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The Great Enigma: New Collected Poems

on Amazon A complete collection of the Nobel Prize-winning Swedish poet's works. Firmly rooted in the natural world, they probe "the great unsolved l...

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Norse Mythology

on Amazon Wonderful. The master storyteller retells — with a few modern twists — these famous tales, fashioning them into a single novelistic arc...

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Through the Eyes of the Vikings, An Aerial Vision of Arctic Lands

on Amazon In this captivating collection of oversized aerial photographs — focusing on landforms, wildlife and “the footprint of man” — Haas...

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