When tens of thousands of refugees started arriving in Sweden last year, many carried with them a smart phone. The device was a vital resource and a new exhibit at the National Museum of Science and Technology looks at how it shaped the journeys of migrants to Europe.
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- What baked goods have to do with physics?
The Nobel Prize in Physics this year rewards theoretical work made in the 1970s and 80s, which is used in many recent experiments that could lead to a new generation of electronics, like faster computers for example.
- Instruments from Sweden onboard.
Friday marked the last day of the Rosetta mission's 12 years of travelling through space and the journey ended with a crashlanding on the Rosetta's target comet 67P. The dramatic event was broadcast live at Uppsala University in Sweden.
- Two patients had died.
In the trail of the scandal surrounding surgeon Paolo Macchiarini the Karolinska University Hospital presented its action plan on Friday.
- Following the Macchiarini scandal.
With only 27 days until the winner of Nobel Prize in Medicine is announced, the scandal involving Dr. Paolo Macchiarini and the Karolinska Institute has raised questions about the prize’s integrity.
- After discussion with Nobel Committee.
The Macchiarini scandal in one of Sweden’s top universities has spread to the Nobel Prizes, as two sacked principals have been asked to leave the Nobel Assembly that selects the Prize in Physiology or Medicine.
- Internet Provider CEO: Focusing attention on media streaming models would be more productive than chasing filer sharers.(1:34 min)Payment of 2000 SEK.
File sharers in Sweden could soon get slapped with a SEK 2,000 fine as film and TV companies step up their crackdown on illegal downloads.
- Series of breaches.
The three operations carried out by throat surgeon Paolo Macchiarini have damaged the public's confidence in Swedish clinical research, according to an external investigation ordered by the Karolinska University Hospital.
If the UK leaves the EU as planned, then the European Medicines Agency will need to leave its current home of London. Sweden has shown interest in becoming the agency's new host, but so have other countries.
- The most-liked renewable energy source in Sweden.
More and more people in Sweden are installing solar panels on their homes. Last year saw a doubling of the number of applications for government certification for solar energy production.
- 2 kilometre trial run.
The world's first electric highway has been opened in central Sweden, where lorries are 'fuelled' from electric cables hanging over the road, just like a tram. Now a two-year trial period is starting, and local businesses are eyeing it closely.
- Arlanda, Bromma and Landvetter airports.
Infrastructure Minister Anna Johansson on Friday confirmed that a radar issue that affected flights in southern and central Sweden last week was not a result of sabotage.
Sweden's largest icebreaker will be plowing through the frozen waters of the eastern Arctic Ocean later this summer in part to help a Canadian research team map the limits of their nation's continental shelf.
- Objections from National Property Board and more.
The British star architect has defended his Nobel Center as “a building with meaning”, but several appeals have been submitted against the City of Stockholm’s decision to greenlight the project.
- Workshop on Iraq's largest dam.
Engineers, academics and politicians gathered in central Stockholm Tuesday to help diffuse an ongoing crisis in northern Iraq where a crumbling hydro-dam threatens to wash way towns and thousands of people.