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Finland offers free online Artificial Intelligence course to anyone, anywhere | Yle Uutiset | yle.fi

Finland offers free online Artificial Intelligence course to anyone, anywhere | Yle Uutiset | yle.fi | Finland, Suomi | Scoop.it
Helsinki University hopes that one percent of the Finnish population - some 54,000 people - will take the online course this year. So far 24,000 have signed up.
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All Chocolate Easter Eggs Are Straight Trash—Except This One - MUNCHIES

All Chocolate Easter Eggs Are Straight Trash—Except This One - MUNCHIES | Finland, Suomi | Scoop.it
The Mignon egg is hard to find outside Finland. But it's so firm and tasty that it puts those thin-ass chocolate shell eggs to shame.
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Meet Lena Salmi, Finland's Very Old Skateboarder

Meet Lena Salmi, Finland's Very Old Skateboarder | Finland, Suomi | Scoop.it
Meet Lena, the 64-Year-Old Skateboarder Who's Infinitely Cooler Than You: Prepare to be inspired.
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The Finnish Snowboarding Coach Knits While Coaching And It's Extremely Relatable

The Finnish Snowboarding Coach Knits While Coaching And It's Extremely Relatable | Finland, Suomi | Scoop.it
Knittin' and purlin' on the slopes.
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Chewbacca is 100% Finnish in new Star Wars film

Chewbacca is 100% Finnish in new Star Wars film | Finland, Suomi | Scoop.it
Finnish actor Joonas Suotamo shared the role of Chewbacca with the character's originator Peter Mayhew in 2015's The Force Awakens, but in the latest film in the Star Wars franchise, Suotamo made the beloved hairy wingman all his own.
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Heads of state around the world congratulate Finland - Suomi 100

Heads of state around the globe have sent their birthday wishes to Finland.
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Flight 666 to HEL on Friday the 13th Just Arrived for the Last Time

Flight 666 to HEL on Friday the 13th Just Arrived for the Last Time | Finland, Suomi | Scoop.it
Finnair is stopping its legendary Flight 666 to HEL
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This Small Country Is Now Officially The World’s Safest Place to Travel

This Small Country Is Now Officially The World’s Safest Place to Travel | Finland, Suomi | Scoop.it
The complete list of the 10 safest and most secure countries may surprise you.
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The world's first Moomin Museum is everything you want it to be

The world's first Moomin Museum is everything you want it to be | Finland, Suomi | Scoop.it
I’m standing in a giant Hobgoblin’s hat, watching horns shoot from the side of my silhouetted head. Seconds earlier, a heart-shaped flower spiralled up from my crown. Ardent Moomin fans will recognise the scene from Finn Family Moomintroll, the third of Tove Jansson’s books about the Moomin family – and the first to be published in English. 
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Sultan - F*ck like a Finn

If you’ve heard of Finland, you know the things we like to brag about. Like the number of our lakes, the quality of our schools, or having the highes
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Hygge is so 2016. Meet kalsarikännit, the word for drinking at home without pants on

Hygge is so 2016. Meet kalsarikännit, the word for drinking at home without pants on | Finland, Suomi | Scoop.it
Hygge is over. Meet kalsarikännit, “the feeling when you are going to get drunk home alone in your underwear with no intention of going out.”
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There's Something About Finland... - Bren on The Road

There's Something About Finland... - Bren on The Road | Finland, Suomi | Scoop.it

So, there’s this place. It’s called Finland. You’ve probably never been there. Maybe you don’t even know where it is. But it’s kinda special. Let me tell you about it. You know that odd kid in school? Never really talked to anyone, kept to himself, probably had a nose piercing and a tattoo...

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Suomen vuosisata

Suomen vuosisata | Finland, Suomi | Scoop.it

Hyvinvointia rakentamassa: Suomen ja Virtasten vuosisata. Opetusvideo kertoo Suomen historiasta ja suomalaisen yhteiskunnan kehityksestä 1900-luvun alusta nykypäivään.

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BBC - Capital - Sisu: The Finnish art of inner strength

BBC - Capital - Sisu: The Finnish art of inner strength | Finland, Suomi | Scoop.it
The concept of sisu has no direct translation, encompassing extreme perseverance and dignity in the face of adversity. But can it be learnt?
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Self-deprecating Finnish memes a big online hit | Yle Uutiset | yle.fi

Self-deprecating Finnish memes a big online hit | Yle Uutiset | yle.fi | Finland, Suomi | Scoop.it
On social media, self-deprecating takes on Finnish daily life and culture reach millions every month.
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Finnish museum brilliantly leverages the art of Donald Duck

Finnish museum brilliantly leverages the art of Donald Duck | Finland, Suomi | Scoop.it
See how Donald Duck became a vehicle for attracting new museum visitors to explore the world of art, beginning with Finnish classics, and find out why he’s so important to the Finns. (Article includes slideshow.)
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A Game of Thrones-themed hotel has opened in Lapland

A Game of Thrones-themed hotel has opened in Lapland | Finland, Suomi | Scoop.it
The hotel has been built in collaboration with HBO, the network behind the smash-hit series, and has opened at Lapland Hotels Snow Village in Finland. It features a host of intricate ice sculptures.
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100 Reasons Finland Is The Most Kick-Ass Country In The World

100 Reasons Finland Is The Most Kick-Ass Country In The World | Finland, Suomi | Scoop.it
This year Finland will celebrate its 100th anniversary having gained independence on December 6th 1917. After moving here from the United Kingdom, here are 100 weird and wonderful things I love about…
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The world congratulates the 100-year-old Finland by lighting up in blue and white - Suomi 100

The world congratulates the 100-year-old Finland by lighting up in blue and white - Suomi 100 | Finland, Suomi | Scoop.it

Finland’s 100 years of independence is celebrated this week with blue-and-white light shows across Finland and in almost 30 countries around the world. The excitement has been gathering pace up to the last minute, and 50 iconic venues and buildings across the globe will be illuminated with blue and white lights in honour of Finland’s centenary of independence.

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Top five mistakes newbies should avoid in Finnish forests

Top five mistakes newbies should avoid in Finnish forests | Finland, Suomi | Scoop.it
In Finland and the wider Nordics, public access to open land is much broader than in many other countries. As people fan out across the forests in search of seasonal berries and mushrooms, it’s important to know what's allowed and what's not. Yle News compiled a list of five common mistakes novices often make when they take to the wild.
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10 Addictive Activities in Tampere – Rain or Shine | Live now – dream later

10 Addictive Activities in Tampere – Rain or Shine | Live now – dream later | Finland, Suomi | Scoop.it
You can rely on a Finn, but never on Finnish weather. Here's a list of my favourite activities in Tampere that you can enjoy of – rain or shine.
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Aki Kaurismäki: 10 essential films

Aki Kaurismäki: 10 essential films | Finland, Suomi | Scoop.it
As he turns 60 – and with his latest film, The Other Side of Hope, due in UK cinemas in May – it’s the perfect time to revisit the droll, idiosyncratic films of one of Finland's finest exports: Aki Kaurismäki.
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A 5-step guide to communicating with Finnish people - fallintofinland.com

A 5-step guide to communicating with Finnish people - fallintofinland.com | Finland, Suomi | Scoop.it
Finding it difficult to talk with us Finns? Not to worry! Here's a small step-by-step guide on communicating with Finnish people. You're welcome!
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"Finland second" video joins the Trump-trolling crowd

"Finland second" video joins the Trump-trolling crowd | Finland, Suomi | Scoop.it
Yle's satirical show Noin viikon uutiset has published a 'Finland second' video aimed at new US President Donald Trump. It follows in the footsteps of similar videos focusing on other countries, riffing on Trump's 'America first' theme with the plaintive request to be second in any possible new world order reimagined by Trump.
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