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  • Finland's Arctic history and future

    7.9.2017

    Finland's Arctic history and future

    Instead of focusing on Arctic technology research, Finland would do well to strive to become an expert on research into people in their Arctic communities, says Professor Maria Lähteenmäki.

    Photo: Regional Museum of Lapland /Pauli Laalo

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  • A Day at the Northwest Passage

    31.8.2017

    A Day at the Northwest Passage

    Glistening sea, gleaming ice, cameras waiting to capture an ice bear. A time-lapse video shot during the Arctic 100 expedition brings you the superb sea views of the Northwest Passage.

    Photo: Ilona Mettiäinen

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  • New ways to enjoy your reds, blues and yellows

    3.8.2017

    New ways to enjoy your reds, blues and yellows

    From July to October, berries are everywhere. Instagram feeds are full of colourful photos of the results of days spent berry picking in the forest. Restaurant chefs propose new delicacies bursting with the flavours of bilberries, cloudberries and buckthorn berries. Wild berries are healthy, they taste wonderful and they are free for everyone to pick. Berries are also fascinating raw materials for innovations.

    Photo: Visit Finland

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  • A different kind of summer

    4.7.2017

    A different kind of summer

    For the centenary of Finnish independence in 2017, a group of researchers will board an expedition of a lifetime. Multipurpose icebreaker Nordica will set sail from Vancouver for Nuuk, the capital of Greenland, through the legendary Northwest Passage.

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