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How a little smile can change our world

27/03/2015 | By | Reply More
How a little smile can change our world

Here’s something to smile about: Global happiness is on the rise Over the past two years, the United Nations held a solemnly day of happiness on the 20th of March. The aim of the day is to raise awareness of happiness, whether it is in large or in small packages. After years of happiness research, […]

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NORTH Food Festival 2014

08/09/2014 | By | Reply More
NORTH Food Festival 2014

Experience the Nordic Cuisine at North Food Festival 2014 in New York City, September 12-20, 2014 NORTH Food Festival will return to New York City, September 12-20, 2014. The festival will bring together 32 Nordic inspired chefs, to create a series of special meals. The festival will also host a pop up in the Old Bowery Station […]

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The nominations for the Nordic Council Film Prize 2014

03/09/2014 | By | Reply More
The nominations for the Nordic Council Film Prize 2014

Five unique new films have been nominated for the Nordic Council Film Prize 2014 The nominations by the national juries represent the most accomplished cinematic events of the year by the acclaimed directors Lars von Trier, Pirjo Honkasalo, Benedikt Erlingsson, Eskil Vogt and Ruben Östlund. The five nominations for the Nordic Council Film Prize 2014 […]

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Are insects the future of food ?

02/09/2014 | By | Reply More
Are insects the future of food ?

Insects are a staple food in parts of the developing world Two young entrepreneurs from Iceland, Búi Bjarmar Aðalsteinsson and Stefán Atli Thoroddsen, have started their own business, making energy bars made with an unlikely source of protein and other nutrients, with insects, according to BCC News today, September 2. 2014. Búi first got the idea […]

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Arctic Circle Assembly will be held in Reykjavik 2014

08/01/2014 | By | Reply More
Arctic Circle Assembly will be held in Reykjavik 2014

Arctic Circle Assembly was first held in Reykjavik, Iceland 2013 The Arctic Circle will reconvene September 5-7, 2014, in Reykjavík, Iceland, and will move to Anchorage, Alaska, in the fall of 2015. Last year, in October 2013, the new open Arctic Circle assembly, drew more than 1,200 participants from over 40 nations, bringing together both individuals and organizations for […]

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Nordic Playlist – Music from the Nordic on a single playlist

06/01/2014 | By | Reply More
Nordic Playlist – Music from the Nordic on a single playlist

Nordic Playlist is being set up to highlight interesting and popular Nordic music at any given time The Nordic countries’ shared history and culture is one of the basic pillars of Nordic co-operation and increases the feeling of community and understanding between them. The value of Nordic co-operation is reflected in their common traditions and cultural heritage, […]

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Advent and Christmas in Scandinavia is a mixture of traditions

29/11/2013 | By | Reply More
Advent and Christmas in Scandinavia is a mixture of traditions

Advent is a season observed in many Western Christian churches as a time of expectant waiting and preparation for the celebration of the Nativity of Jesus at Christmas Advent is the beginning of the Western liturgical year and commences on Advent Sunday, December 1. this year. The term is an anglicized version of the Latin word adventus, […]

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