With the warm weather over the weekend, there were many people out swimming in Swedish lakes and seas and at least seven people died over the past five days.
A group is planning to counter the general view of vikings as only fierce warriors with horned helmets by opening Life of Vikings attraction.
The Almedalen political week in Gotland had its last official day yesterday and over the weekend both the Left Party and Liberal Party had their days.
Sweden may soon have a new strategy for space, with proposals on how to get the most out of the money invested into space activities.
Though the Almedalen political week officially ended Sunday, it is continuing with Feminist Initiative party leader Gudrun Schyman delivering her speech from the stage Monday. Their main proposal is to lower the minimum voting age to 16.
Swedish soil is more furtile. Researchers believe this is because of more horses in country, reports Swedish Radio P4 Jönköping.
A mix of sun, cloud showers and thunderstorms in the southern half of Sweden.
The warmer weather is over for now and today much of Sweden is covered with clouds and rain, with some areas experiencing heavier rain.
Temperatures range from between around 10 degrees Celsius in the north to 23 degrees in the south.
Temperatures at 12:00 noon (degrees Celsius):
- Stockholm: 18
- Malmö: 19
- Gothenburg: 17
The sun rose over Stockholm Sunday at 3:42 AM with sunset at 10:01 PM.
According to Swedish analysts, there does not seem to be a big risk for Sweden to be seriously affected by Greece's rejection of its creditors' terms Sunday.
One of the hot topics at last week’s Amedalen politics gathering was how to export Sweden’s approach to preschools.
A Swedish ship took onboard over 300 refugees, including 35 women and children, who were lost at sea, and brought them to Italy.
A record number of people in the Stockholm public housing queue means waiting times of many years.
After two Russian air force planes flew close to Gotland, politicians gathered there for the Almedalen political week reacted with anger.
Despite a two-year special investigation, Gothenburg police have not cleared up a single one of the 21 killings that took place during a gang war.
The leader of the Liberals has used his day at Almedalen to criticise a tax that he was part of creating.
Hundreds of guns have been bought abroad and converted to lethal weapons for use in Sweden, because of a loophole in the law, reports Swedish Radio.
Almost four out of ten of those working with domestic services are born outside of Sweden, much higher than the average for the labour market as a whole.
Two Russian warplanes were identified in international airspace off the coast of Gotland on Saturday morning, says the Swedish military.
The mild winter means record amounts of the hated Spanish slug crawling around Swedish gardens, and the poison used against them has sold out everywhere in Sweden.
In his speech at the Almedalen political week Left Party leader Jonas Sjöstedt called for a tax on wealth to pay for a SEK 250 million fund to help poor children have a good summer vacation.