Sauna is a big part of Finnish identity, even in wartime. Finnish soldiers during WWII had a few spectacular sauna tricks up their sleeve.
American secret society the Knights of Kaleva were inspired by one of Finland's most treasured poems: The Kalevala.
The Finnish winter is long, lonely and dark. Photographer Mikko Lagerstedt's haunting images capture exactly what that feels like.
Salla Koivu took hanging out on Reddit to a whole new level and in the process gained her Master’s degree. Discover why she did it and what she learnt.
Finnish Nightmares is a new cartoon series, which shows how a stereotypical Finn deals with awkward social situations. The result is hilariously accurrate.
Us Finns have a few national traits we can no longer get away with. These six Finnish bad habits should be instantly banished back into the forest. Here's why.
South African immigrant Leandro Righini has lived in Finland for a decade. Now, he's made a video about summer that could be the most Finnish video ever.
A country’s food can tell us a huge amount about the country itself. Finnish food is no different. So, let's see what this Nordic nosh says about Finns themselves.
Jirka Väätäinen's real life Disney characters have been viewed by literally millions of people. No wonder, as they're guaranteed to sweep you off your feet.
Discover why Finnish immigrants were despised and feared, and how they had to battle against all the odds to build a new life in the New World.
During an attack on asylum seekers in Lahti, Finland, a racist protester was wearing an improvised Ku Klux Klan robe. Newsflash: the KKK hated Finns too.
Finland based artists Juha van Ingen & Janne Särkelä of the FixC cooperative are preparing an exhibit of a 1000-year GIF animation.