Copenhagen

Batteries can’t solve the world’s biggest energy-storage problem. One startup has a solution.

Copenhagen, Denmark<p>Sometimes, there can be too much of a good thing.<p>Every so often, from California to Germany, there’s news of “negative electricity prices,” a peculiar side effect of global efforts to generate clean energy. Solar farms and wind turbines produce varying amounts of power based on …

Energy

A European bank predicts bitcoin will soar to $60,000 before crashing to $1,000

• <b>Saxo Bank, an online-only firm in Denmark, released its list of 2018 predictions.</b>• <b><br>Topping the list are a bitcoin crash to $1,000, a US economic recession, and China launching its own oil futures market for the first time in its own currency.</b><p>It’s that time of year again– the time when everyone seems …

Economy

Will AI Ever Become Conscious, And How Would We Know if It Did?

We're not worried.<p>Forget about today's modest incremental advances in artificial intelligence, such as the increasing abilities of cars to drive …

Consciousness

Europa League Last 32 Draw: Arsenal, Atletico, Dortmund & Napoli Among Clubs in First Knockout Round

The draw for the Europa League last 32 has been made at UEFA HQ in Nyon, Switzerland following the conclusion of the group stage of the continent's …

Sports

Top 5 travel apps you need to know about

1WiFi Map<p>(c) Wifi Map<p>If you have ever been abroad, desperate to get online and tempted to splash out on data, first download WiFi Map. This ingenious …

Amazing

From the structure of the atom to hafnium

In 1922, Niels Bohr won the Nobel Prize for Physics. He won it “for his services in the investigation of the structure of atoms and of the radiation …

Chemistry

Europe to hand out free Interrail tickets to 18-year-olds from next year

Plans to give 18-year-olds living in the European Union a free Interrail train ticket have been given the green light by the European Parliament with a pilot scheme is set to start in 2018. Brussels have announced that 20,000 teenage will be given the travel passes on their 18th birthday with the …

Europe

How Nadine Redzepi Eats Her Way Through NYC

And the hotel workout she does every day<p>As we all know, eating healthy on the road is a challenge—especially when that road leads to NYC. When <b>Nadine Levy Redzepi</b> was in town from Copenhagen for 10 days to promote her new cookbook, <i>Downtime: Deliciousness at Home</i>, she made sure to check in with her …

Restaurants

Danish Maverick Sonny Fuses Jazz With Electronics On His New EP

Stream 'C.E.' in full on the site...Danish producer <b>Sonny</b> wants to bring different elements together.A continually questing electronic talent, the …

Denmark

WIN: One Of 24 Trips to Denmark In Just One Easy Step

As you know, we’ve got a pretty big soft spot for Denmark (and anything Danish we can get our hands on). Our first, and subsequent, visits to …

Denmark

Wife who tried to smuggle deported husband through ferry port is jailed

A LITHUANIAN woman who tried to smuggle her husband back into the UK through the port of Fishguard was jailed for 18 months on Friday.<p>Svetlana …

Pembrokeshire

Kevin Spacey accused of groping by ex-husband of Norwegian royal

<b>Copenhagen, Denmark</b>: The former husband of Norwegian King Harald's daughter is alleging that actor Kevin Spacey groped him during the 2007 Nobel …

Kevin Spacey

More snow on the way for Sweden as icy roads disrupt morning traffic

On Monday, snow and ice led to delays and accidents during the morning commute across Sweden, with several traffic accidents on the E4 between …

Sweden

Jessica Mauboy has ‘unfinished business’ with Eurovision

The <i>Can I Get A Moment</i> star will sing for Australia at the 2018 event in Portugal, four years after she won over bemused Europeans with her halftime …

Denmark

'I definitely feel blessed': Jessica Mauboy will represent Australia at 2018 Eurovision

Jessica Mauboy will represent Australia at the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest in Lisbon.

Indigenous Peoples

Watch James Blake play three new songs live

The London musician last released an album in 2016's 'The Colour In Anything'<p>James Blake has been playing three new songs in his setlist at gigs on …

Kendrick Lamar

New Miles Davis & John Coltrane Live Box Set Announced | Pitchfork

The sixth volume in Columbia/Legacy’s Miles Davis <i>Bootleg Series</i> has been announced. <i>The Final Tour: The Bootleg Series, Vol. 6</i> is out March 23. Itfeatures both Davis and John Coltrane, and gathers five concerts from the Spring 1960 Jazz At The Philharmonic European Tour in a 4xCD set. The tour was …

Jazz

Trust in Danish bank's wealth manage robot

(iStock)<p>Copenhagen - In just over half a year, Danske Bank A/S has attracted 11 500 clients to an investment service provided by a robot. Denmark’s …

Business (South Africa)

Swedish police question suspects after synagogue attack

<b>(CNN) —</b> Police are guarding Jewish centers across the Swedish city of Gothenberg following an arson attack on a synagogue there, police said.<p>Three men, all in their twenties, have been detained for questioning in relation to the Saturday night incident, police said.<p>Spokeswoman Ulla Brehm said that …

Terrorism

Group hurls Molotov cocktails at Swedish synagogue

About two dozen people were attending a party inside the synagogue on Saturday night when the attack occurred.

Sweden

Art and wine: Learning to paint while drinking

<b>More and more of us are attending so called "sip and paint" classes, where you learn to paint while enjoying a drink (or two). But can you hone your skills while under the influence of alcohol?</b><p>It's Thursday night and instead of catching up with friends or cooking at home, my eyes are firmly focused …

New Report Reveals Surprising Party City For “Best Night Out In The World”

Party people — where you at!? Well, if you’re in <b>Hamburg, Germany</b> then we know you’re partying the hardest!<p>A new report has found the small city of …

Music

Brooklyn Beckham Is Following In His Father's Footsteps With His Latest Tat

In 1999, international soccer player David Beckham went under the needle for his first tattoo. He got his son's name, Brooklyn, written in classic …

Entertainment

Helsinki's Jewish community raises security after arson strike in Sweden

The effects of US President Donald Trump's recent decision to name Jerusalem as Israel's capital are being felt around the world – even in the …

Finland

Celtic face tougher challenge after Champions League changes

<b>Celtic's Champions League campaign came to an end last week, with their group-stage performance stirring debate over the parameters of success.</b><p>Qualification for the Europa League and an impressive away win over Belgian champions Anderlecht had to be weighed against serious pummellings by Paris …

Soccer

Alaska just reported one of the most extreme snowfall rates on record: 10 inches per hour

Imagine going into a movie theater to check out the latest science fiction flick and there is not a single flake of snow on the ground. A couple …

Weather

Lego wins copyright case against Chinese imitators

COPENHAGEN: Lego has won a landmark case in China against two companies that manufactured and sold toys almost identical to its Lego Friends range …

Lego

Danish government wins backing for budget but junior partner has conditions

COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - The populist Danish People's Party (DF), upon whose support the minority government depends to pass laws, gave its backing on Friday to a fiscal budget for 2018 but one of the coalition parties said it still wanted an agreement on tax cuts.<p>The Liberal Alliance (LA), a junior …

Denmark

Copenhagen in winter, spring and late summer for $421 round-trip from LAX on Finnair

Copenhagen is within reach with a $421 round-trip fare, including all taxes and fees, from LAX to the Danish city on Finnair.<p>The fare, subject to availability, is for travel until June 7 and again from August onward. You must buy at least 28 days in advance, and you must stay at least seven …

Travel

BMW Is Designing Bike Lanes for City Skies With Roofs and a Pleasant Atmosphere

Surely more than one commuter has imagined gliding to work on a pathway stories above streetlevel, free of honking cars or overcrowded, underfunded …

Sport (UK)