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Grow your own mussels: the new phenomenon of sea allotments
Instead of a field, hundreds of Danish growers now share patches of the ocean – growing mussels, sea kelp and more. Just don’t tell the greedy eider ducks

Richard Orange in Kerteminde

25, Jun, 2022 @6:00 AM

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‘Green industry wants to take our land’: the Arctic paradox
Sweden’s ‘green transformation’ promises to help Europe fight the climate crisis. So why is it uniting radical environmentalists, ecologists and Sami reindeer herders in protest?

Richard Orange in Pajala, Sweden

21, Apr, 2022 @1:35 PM

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Sea-farmed supercrop: how seaweed could transform the way we live
From high-protein food to plastics and fuel, Swedish scientists are attempting to tap the marine plant’s huge potential

Richard Orange in Malmö

19, Apr, 2022 @6:15 AM

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Wanted: 100,000 pioneers for a green jobs Klondike in the Arctic
Europe’s newest industrial megaprojects are relocating to the far north of Sweden. But are curling, wild reindeer and the northern lights enough to convince workers to follow?

Richard Orange in Skellefteå, Sweden

19, Nov, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Sweden’s green dilemma: can cutting down ancient trees be good for the Earth?
The country’s model for managing its trees is bad for biodiversity… and political unity

Richard Orange in Lilla Trånghyltan

25, Sep, 2021 @2:56 PM

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Outcry over killing of almost 1,500 dolphins on Faroe Islands
Many Faroese horrified by what Sea Shepherd group claims was largest such massacre in the islands’ history

Richard Orange in Malmo

14, Sep, 2021 @7:35 PM

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‘We’re not robots’: Film-makers buckle under relentless appetite for Danish TV
A victim of its own success, the industry behind cult dramas such as The Killing struggles amid bullying claims

Richard Orange in Malmo

15, Aug, 2021 @10:00 AM

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Wetter the better: Gothenburg’s bold plan to be world’s best rainy city
It rains nearly 40% of the time in the Swedish city – so why not try to make the most of it?

Richard Orange

06, May, 2021 @9:00 AM

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UK to send 1,000 more ventilators as India suffers record deaths – as it happened
This blog is now closed.

Edna Mohamed(now), Alexandra Topping (earlier)

02, May, 2021 @11:10 PM

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‘Stark contrast’: how Covid pass is helping Denmark open up
The ‘coronapas’ has enabled places such as bars, restaurants and museums to welcome people back

Richard Orange in Copenhagen

02, May, 2021 @12:11 PM

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Denmark’s climate policies 'insufficient' to meet 2030 target
Report says country set to cut carbon emissions by 54% compared with 1990 levels, not 70% as planned

Richard Orange

28, Feb, 2021 @2:57 PM

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How Sweden is taking back parking spaces to improve urban living
An experiment with the ‘one-minute city’ gives priority to pedestrians and cyclists

Richard Orange

08, Feb, 2021 @2:48 PM

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