‘Together again!’ Swedish Royal Family share adorable photo as they are reunited in Öland

‘Together again!’ Swedish Royal Family are the epitome of Scandi-chic as they reunite at their summer residence Solliden Palace ‘after a long time in different places’ due to the pandemic Sweden’s Royal Family have been reunited at Solliden Palace on Öland island  A sweet picture of the reunion, taken this month, was shared to Instagram … Read more

Nature: Migrating birds can reach dizzying heights of up to 28,500ft during their marathon flights

Getting high: Migrating birds can reach dizzying heights of up to 28,500ft during their marathon flights, study finds Researchers from Sweden’s Lund University put altitude sensors on great snipes  This small stocky wader breeds up in Sweden but winters to the south, in Africa They make marathon flights of some 3,700 miles over 2–4 days … Read more

Fossils: World’s oldest beetles found in 230-million-year-old primitive dinosaur faeces

Scientists have discovered the world’s oldest known beetles — preserved in the fossilised faeces of a dinosaur ancestor that ate them whole 230 million years ago. The ancient excrement — which experts call a ‘coprolite’ — was found in the Krasiejów clay pit, near Ozimek, in the southwest of Poland. Experts led from Sweden‘s Upsala … Read more

Euro 2020: Social media users left bemused at Ukraine hero Artem Dovbyk’s GPS tracking vest

Ukraine hero Artem Dovbyk sparked wild scenes last night after firing his nation to an extra-time win over Sweden at Euro 2020 – but he has been bizarrely been accused of wearing a sports bra by a number of social media users. Dovbyk, 24, nodded home from close range, just when the last-16 clash looked … Read more

‘England don’t scare us’, says Ukraine manager Andriy Shevchenko

‘England don’t scare us’: Ukraine boss and former Chelsea striker Andriy Shevchenko urges his players to seize the chance to record another upset in quarter-final clash at Euro 2020 Ukraine booked their quarter-final berth with a dramatic 2-1 win over Sweden  Artem Dovbyk headed home winner at end of extra time on Tuesday night Ukraine … Read more

Dolph Lundgren, 63 and fiancée Emma Krokdal, 24, run errands wearing black tops and blue shorts

Dolph Lundgren, 63 and fiancée Emma Krokdal, 24, run errands in LA wearing black tops and blue shorts By Rachel Mcgrath For Dailymail.com Published: 06:40 BST, 4 June 2021 | Updated: 06:40 BST, 4 June 2021 They got engaged in Sweden a year ago. And the May-December romance between Dolph Lundgren and Emma Krokdal is … Read more

Covid Sweden: Entering lockdown earlier would have curbed first wave deaths by 40%, study says

Sweden could have saved thousands of lives if it imposed a lockdown last spring instead of opting against restrictions, researchers say. The Scandinavian nation defied calls to take the draconian action in the first wave, prompting fierce criticism of its ‘herd immunity’ approach.  Around 6,000 Swedes died during the first six months of the pandemic, … Read more

Researchers use orange peel extract to create renewable transparent WOOD

Researchers use orange peel extract to create renewable transparent WOOD that could soon be used in smart windows To make see-through wood, scientists strip out the lignin, a polymer in the cell walls that blocks most light  Earlier attempts at transparent wood replaced lignin with fossil-fuel polymers A new eco-friendly composite utilizes a monomer made … Read more