All households have received a leaflet advising them to prepare for crisis or war. But it's not really clear why.
The Vikings have become synonymous with voyages and violence, but a new exhibition at the Melbourne Museum demonstrates their domestic and spiritual side.
As immigration novices, Denmark, Norway and Sweden have actively been searching for inspiration and new solutions abroad. Canada is providing some critical inspiration.
Donald Trump wants the US to take more immigrants from 'countries like Norway'. But how do 'countries like Norway' treat their own immigrants?
Scandinavia was populated by two main migrations, making its first inhabitants more genetically diverse and adapted to harsh climates than those in the rest of Europe.
Jo Nesbø's bleak thriller featuring troubled hero Harry Hole, rings the changes in a genre recently dominated by female protagonists.
The company has made the world flat (packed).
This problem masks a greater threat to the welfare state than it first appears.
What the Old Norse for Viking can tell us about the Scandinavian explorers.
Trump would not have had a great time navigating the political intrigue presented in the Icelandic Sagas.
What one isolated case tells us about crime and community on this special island.
New measure of 32 countries' economic balance places UK and US near bottom of the pile.
Scandinavia's innovative education models present a more diverse and realistic image of the world we live in, and steer clear of gender stereotypes.
We all deserve a bit of 'hygge' in our lives. Here's what it's all about.
For many, it evokes memories of the Holocaust. So how can the government justify it?
People crossing the famous bridge from Denmark can expect to have their papers checked in a landmark change to border policy.
Human cooperation is the cornerstone of any society. We looked at teamwork in an indigenous minority group in Scandinavia, whose lifestyle is under threat.
Norwegian author Karl Ove Knausgård's indictment of Swedish culture rings uncomfortably true.
A slide in Sweden's performance on international education rankings has led to calls for more reform.
A unique language spoken by 2,500 people in central Sweden will start being taught in preschool.