David Bowie was an extraordinary artist. As a celebration of his life and his wonderful way of thinking, we've put together a showcase of his wisest quotes.
When the sea freezes it sometimes creates a magical phenomenon called sea smoke. These Helsinki photographers captured that moment from ship and shore.
Finlandia University helps artists explore their Finnish heritage through art with the Contemporary Finnish American Artist Series.
Santa Claus has something of a dark past. The jolly and generous old man of Christmas that we all know and love wasn’t always so jolly—especially in Finland. The Santa who is most recognizable…
Photographer Miemo Penttinen's sci-fi inspired photography really is out of this world. Discover how he makes his incredible pictures and how you can too.
Brush up on your Star Wars trivia with these surprising facts about Harrison Ford and Star Wars. It just might come in handy some day.
When readers think about literary food fiction, the inevitable spectre of Proust and the infamous madeleine is often invoked, or as a male friend of mine, who rarely reads, immediately exclaims, “You…
Love illustrated books? Check out these ten surprising facts all about the world of illustration.
You can learn a lot with a little travel. What does living in Kathmandu, Nepal have to teach about the good and bad of living in Finland?
Sauna is a big part of Finnish identity, even in wartime. Finnish soldiers during WWII had a few spectacular sauna tricks up their sleeve.
Are you a reluctant reader? These classic books are equal parts accessible and fantastic, guaranteed to get your literary mind fired up.
The universe is a crazy place. These odd facts will make you marvel at just how truly crazy it is.