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Ukraine internet outages spark concerns of broader blackout

Ukraine internet outages spark concerns of broader blackout

Late Wednesday night, Russian troops invaded Ukrainian territories across the country’s northern, southern, and eastern borders, kicking off the largest troop mobilization in Europe in a generation. As Russian media attempts to cast the invasion as a response to Ukrainian aggression, on-the-ground reporting has played a crucial role in countering …

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Can video games make us healthier?

Can video games make us healthier?

There is a popular perception that video games are bad for our well-being – but the latest research shows that they also have the potential to make our lives healthier. WHO/Europe started an expert discussion on how gaming can improve our mental well-being, train health professionals to use new medical …

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10 great Icelandic films

10 great Icelandic films

Rams (2015) One of the most beautifully composed and affecting Icelandic films of recent years, Rams has deadpan humour, humility, stunning landscapes, sheep and snow… lots of sheep and lots of snow. It’s the story of two aged sheep-farming brothers, Gummi (Sigurður Sigurjónsson) and Kiddi (Theodór Júlíusson), who have each reared highly successful …

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