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Sweden's Wallenberg Dynasty Prepares For Sixth Generation

By Alistair Scrutton and Niklas Pollard STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Jacob Wallenberg, the 58-year-old head of one of Europe's most enduring family dynasties, is trying to work out how the empire controlling much of Sweden's economy could look with a woman or someone without the family name at the helm. Show More Summary

A Unique Love Story About a Ugandan Transgender Woman

Starting out in the Swedish film industry 10 years ago, I found myself making music videos for a famous Ugandan R&B act in Stockholm. I was in film school and met one of the group members during a break. He was also teaching dance at the same culture school and had been living here for many years. Show More Summary

High Precision, Not High Energy: Video

Back in August, I gave a talk in Stockholm at the Nordita workshop for science writers, about precision measurement searches for physics beyond the Standard Model. There’s now video of this online: The video quality isn’t great, but if you’d like a clearer look at the slides, I’ve posted them on SlideShare. The talk was…

Discobelle Mix 057: Franskild

Franskild is a Stockholm/Copenhagen based house duo consisting of Love Ojensa and Tim Söderström, the pair dropped two stellar EP’s last year and their latest EP “Your Love” came out about one month ago and showcases their top class sound. Their exclusive mix for us here at Discobelle consists of a sparkling selection of some […]

[Premiere] Boeoes Kaelstigen (ft. Vanbot) – Our Story (Up To No Good remix)

After a brief hiatus, Swedish desolate techno outfit Boeoes Kaelstigen have returned with lovely new single “Our Story” (released November 19th on premier Swedish label Adrian Recordings) that in the hands of fabulous Stockholm duo Up To No Good shifts to a bittersweet pianobased dance pop-mixed-with-r’n’b gem.

Alexander Gustafsson vs. Anthony Johnson Confirmed for January 24th UFC on FOX Show in Sweden

(Image via DW's Instagram) UFC president Dana White has just confirmed that top light-heavyweight contenders Alexander Gustafsson and Anthony Johnson will fight at a Jan 24th UFC on FOX event at the Tele2 Arena in Stockholm, Sweden. It is likely that this fight will serve as the headliner. Show More Summary

Dan Henderson vs. Gegard Mousasi co-main event booked for UFC on FOX 14 on Jan. 24 in Sweden

He's back! Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has booked Dan Henderson for his middleweight return against fellow well-traveled veteran Gegard Mousasi in the UFC on FOX 14 co-main event inside the Tele2 Arena in Stockholm, Sweden, on Jan. Show More Summary

Alexander Gustafsson vs. Anthony Johnson booked for UFC on FOX 14 on Jan. 24 in Sweden

It's official! Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will send Alexander Gustafsson into the UFC on FOX 14 main event to battle fellow light heavyweight contender Anthony Johnson inside the Tele2 Arena in Stockholm, Sweden, on Jan. 24,...Show More Summary

Volvo To Cut Up To 3,000 Staff: Paper

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Swedish truck maker Volvo will cut around 3,000 staff as part of a savings plan to boost profitability, business daily Dagens Industri said on Tuesday. The company, based in the southern city of Gothenburg, said...Show More Summary

This ridiculous 'Alien vs. Predator' house is the ultimate bachelor pad

Just when you were pretty proud of your bachelor pad, someone had to go and one-up you. This ridiculous and awesome (or: ridiculously awesome) two-bedroom detached villa in Kalmar, a small town south of Stockholm, Sweden, could be yours for the low, low price of 2,375,000 Swedish Krona (approximately $320,350). Show More Summary

Volvo Cars Says Begins XC60 Production In China

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Geely-owned Volvo Car Group said on Sunday it had begun production of its best-selling XC60 crossover at its plant in Chengdu, taking a further step toward supplying locally-produced cars in China as well as opening the door to overseas exports. Show More Summary

Rashad Evans bails on proposed Alexander Gustafsson fight to extend kneehab

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was planning to deliver a light heavyweight showdown pitting Alexander Gustafsson against Rashad Evans this January in Stockholm, Sweden, but it appears that "Suga" is no longer interested in participating. Not...Show More Summary

Pony Express

Anti-Pony From: Stockholm, Sweden Temples would give up their lives and their earthly possessions to create something as psychedelically perfect as Cry On The Floor from Swedish psychepoppers Anti Pony. It sounds like a long forgotten artefact discovered in a discarded lemonade bottle by an ageing hippy sifting through the remains of The Factory. Show More Summary

Small cell extension with a large effect -- The link between cilia and diabetes

Scientists at Helmholtz Zentrum München (HMGU), at Karolinska Institutet (KI), Stockholm and the University College London investigated the function of ciliary cell extensions in the pancreas. Stimulation of the insulin-producing beta cells increases the number of insulin receptors on their cilia. Show More Summary

Report: Matt Brown vs. Tarec Saffiedine possible for UFC's Jan. 24 event in Sweden

Rebounding welterweight warriors Matt Brown and Tarec Saffiedine are reportedly set to hook 'em up at the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) event in Sweden, scheduled for Jan. 24, 2015 inside Stockholm's Tele2 Arena, according to Brown (19-12) saw his seven-fight win streak come to an end at the hands of division No. Show More Summary

Stockholm’s Beyene Launch Their First Model – The Bey One

After forming earlier this year, Swedish footwear label Beyene launch their Bey One model, a runner-inspired minimal leather sneaker, bringing together the slickness of a dress shoe with the comfort of a casual style. A running shoe… The post Stockholm’s Beyene Launch Their First Model – The Bey One appeared first on Selectism.

This Jumbo Jet Was Transformed Into A Beautiful Hotel — And You Can Even Sleep In The Cockpit

If you're looking for somewhere a little "different" to stay for the holidays, you should check out the Jumbo Stay Hostel in Stockholm, Sweden. Created inside of a Boeing 747 Jumbo Jet that used to fly for Pan Am, this cozy hotel features a redesigned interior and the opportunity to sleep in the airplane's cockpit. Show More Summary

Looking at Art in Tiny Galleries

2 weeks agoArts : Hyperallergic

Located between two busy train platforms at the Odenplan metro station in Stockholm, Gallery 1:10 is no bigger than a dollhouse. Its current show, If You Tolerate This, includes sculptures of books by Henrik Franklins, as well as several paintings, installations, and video works — some so small they could fit in the palm of your hand.

Less-than-snowy Beijing is probably going to get the 2022 Winter Olympics because ¯\_(?)_/¯

2 weeks agoSports : The Early Lead

What are the names that come to mind when you’re thinking of “ideal locations for the Winter Olympics”? (I realize most of you think about this question at least three times daily.) How about Munich? Or Stockholm? Oslo? St. Moritz/Davos? All those places would be perfect spots to hold the Winter Games, and all those […]

Attention: Craft - Identity

SNASK, a Brand, Design and Film agency situated in the heart of Stockholm, created a beautiful identity for the summer exhibition of one of Sweden’s most respected galleries. The project titled "Attention: Craft" beautifully mixes materials and handcraft work to create an intricate and playful composition. Show More Summary

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