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Oldest Dane Marks Another Year

Not all people get to reach their centennial age. But for those who are able to reach the age of 100, it certainly is a great achievement. Denmark takes pride in its female citizen who has lived quite long surpassing the age of 100 more than any other person in the world. Thyra Kongso who resides near Roskilde recently celebrated her 109th birthday. And that’s not all because unaware to many of you, this woman is currently considered the world’s oldest living individual. […]

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Italian Violinist Makes a Name at Cop15

Amidst the recent COP15 Climate Conference organized by the United Nations in Copenhagen, there was one musician that made an important contribution behind the scenes. The name is Davide Rossi, an Italian violinist who now resides in the Danish capital. Rossi used to be responsible for the string arrangements of bands Coldplay and Goldfrapp. And for his remarkable works, many artists and producers sought his partnership. […]

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Wind power in Denmark : World’s Largest Wind Farm is Danish

Traditional and modern entertainment tourist attractions are not the only ones worth visiting in Denmark. There are many other unique spots that you need to explore if you want to get to know more about what this Scandinavian country is doing to save the environment. In other words, do a green tour of Denmark land instead for a change. […]

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Denmark Unveils INDEX:Award 2009 Winners

The 2009 winners of the INDEX: Award have been revealed and this year, more unique designs meant to improve life were highlighted. The Copenhagen based INDEX organization gave away 500,000 Euros to deserving winners. The prize money for this award giving group is considered the biggest in the world. […]

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Google Honors Danish Physicist

If you’re a regular internet user, you are surely very familiar with the most popular Google search engine. You may have also noticed that the Google name on top of the search engine page normally has images notably animated graphics that change every now and then to reflect the season of the year. […]

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Cows Go on Holiday in Saltholm Island

Cows are man’s best friend when it comes to making farm work easier. They’re the most helpful farm animal and being the workaholics that they are, they too need a break. In Denmark, cows there take their yearly vacation in a beautiful island called Saltholm. […]

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Scottish Scouts on Denmark Tour

It is the beautiful nature of Denmark’s countryside that attracted a Scottish Scout group to come to Denmark for an expedition.
On the 6th of July, 15 Scouts from Cambuslang in Scotland will arrive for a 10 day tour along the scenic routes of Denmark. “Denmark was just about perfect for our purposes”, says one of the Scouts, Gordon McIntyre. “It was big enough so that our groups had a big variety of route to take, but small enough that if anything went wrong, the leaders could get to us reasonably quickly.” […]

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Denmark is Finalist in INDEX:Award

Amazing it may seem but Denmark and its citizens really have their way of making a global impact on most worthy endeavors they get into. When it comes to creating unique technology and events, they have proven to be incomparable. They never cease to get the attention of the international community. […]

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First Dane in Space

The European Space Agency presented the six individuals who will become Europe’s new astronauts. The new recruits will start their training to prepare for future missions to the International Space Station, and beyond. […]

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Danish Artist Unveils Public Art Project

Today marks a milestone for Olagur Eliasson, an artist of Danish and Icelandic descent. May 16 is a very special day for Eliasson who will inaugurate his first major outdoor public art projectin the U.S. […]