(STOCKHOLM) — Swedish-based Volvo Car Group has joined the race to develop self-driving cars, saying it plans to build 100 such vehicles in a pilot project. The Chinese-owned automaker said Monday it will test its “autonomous” cars on 30 miles (50 kilometers) of selected roads in the Swedish city of Goteborg, starting in 2017. Show More Summary
With an impressive interior, this Swedish loft located in the attic of an old house dating from the beginning of the 20th century (Kungsholmen, Stockholm) is now for sale…. You can purchase it for a staggering price of $2.5 million.Show More Summary
Stockholm, Sweden, 1938. Photo by G.W. Cronquist.
Stockholm is a city of islands where the Baltic wends its way through and around the town to create hundreds of small outcroppings. Strangely enough even though the sea and lakes are all around you don’t always feel the water the way you do in some other coastal towns. You know the sea is there [...]
STOCKHOLM (AP) — Scientists are studying spacecraft images to find out whether a small part of Comet ISON survived its close encounter with the sun.
I want to spend a holiday in this simple glass, stone and metal home outside of Stockholm. Villa Överby — by John Robert Nilsson Nilsson Arkitektkontor — is a perfect example of my favourite architectural style: the When You Have a Beautiful Landscape, Just Give Me Goddamn Huge Windows style. Show More Summary
(STOCKHOLM) — Once billed as the comet of the century, Comet ISON apparently was no match for the sun. Scientists said images from NASA spacecraft showed the comet approaching for a slingshot around the sun on Thursday, but just a trail of dust coming out on the other end. Show More Summary
STOCKHOLM (AP) — Scientists say it appears a comet from the fringes of the solar system didn't survive its close encounter with the sizzling sun.
STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - India's Competition Commission (CCI) is to investigate Swedish telecoms equipment maker Ericsson in regard to a dispute over charges levied on Indian group Micromax for the use of Ericsson's patents.
STOCKHOLM (AP) — It's crunch time for a comet from the fringes of the solar system as it hurtles toward a close encounter with the sizzling sun.
In 2007 Dr. Nils-Axel Mörner was interviewed on the subject of sea levels. He is the head of the Paleogeophysics and Geodynamics department at Stockholm University in Sweden. He is past president (1999-2003) of the INQUA Commission on Sea Level Changes and Coastal Evolution, and leader of the Maldives Sea Level Project. Dr. Mörner has […]
I was an impossible case No-one ever could reach me But I think I can see in your face There's a lot you can teach me You know what Agnetha, love? I rather think there is. If only there was a half decent Scandinavian chesser we could send around to help you out. Roving Chess Reporter: Dominick Zwolinski (And, yes, there really is one)
After a long wait, Stockholm trio Museum of Bellas Artes have unleashed their anticipated debut LP, “Pieces” was released on November 11th on Best Fit Recordings in digital and limited edition vinyl format. We here at Discobelle are proud to premiere the upbeat and extravagantly housey Kallokain (new solo project from band member Leonard Öhman) [...]
Our friend Johannes Göransson alerted us to this supremely excellent festival taking place in Sweden, the Stockholm International Poetry Festival. This year’s theme is Gurlesque. He translates the festival’s description as follows: In the age of Pussy Riot, poets from around the planet are sharpening their pens against the media’s portrayal of women’s role in [...]
This week we will show you the amazing Villa Överby in Stockholm, Sweden, a project by John Robert Nilsson Arkitektkontor. We don't have details about the project but the images certainly show us a lot. I'm simply in love with this place! All the glass, the beautiful views, the clean and classy interior, everything is great. Show More Summary
Cristiano Ronaldo lashed out at Swedish press who were waiting for him outside a nightclub in Stockholm on Tuesday night. After scoring a hat-trick against Sweden to guide Portugal to the World Cup finals, Ronaldo went out partying with a handful of his buddies in the city centre, when he was greeted by a group [...]
Alas, it is too late for Sweden now. Just when we all thought Portugal might get "Zlataned" in Stockholm, the Scandinavian hosts were well and truly "Ronaldo'd" with a hat-trick from the relentless Real Madrid star. C-Ron was so magnificent...Show More Summary
Microsoft has been hyping the media capabilities of the Xbox One for months, and Skype is one of the many entertainment apps featured on the console. Ars Technica paid a visit to Skype’s offices in Stockholm and got a full rundown of...Show More Summary
The PR people behind Pepsi in Sweden scored a massive own goal on Tuesday night. In the run-up to Portugal’s triumph in Stockholm, Pepsi in Scandinavia launched a negative campaign against Cristiano Ronaldo in which the Seleccao superstar was depicted as a voodoo doll in a series of soon-to-be-dead images. The Pepsi campaign include pictures of voodoo [...]
As soon as the final whistle blown in Stockholm, Fifa President Sepp Blatter turned to Twitter to lavish praise on Cristiano Ronaldo. However was the senior Swiss citizen just playing politics again? Blatter drew scorn from Ronaldo just a couple of weeks ago when, following an event at the Oxford Union, the Fifa crony said [...]