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Räikkönen signs for Ferrari for the 2017 F1 season

Kimi Räikkönen and the Ferrari F1 team have reached an agreement for the Finn to drive for the team in the Formula 1 Championship in 2017. Räikkönen, 36, is driving for Ferrari for his sixth season. He returned to the t…

Strange Crucifixed Jesus Teddybear for sale

The Finnish equivalent of Craigs List has a rather strange teddy bear for sale. The description says it is hand woven crucifixed teddybear complete with blood and a crown of thorns which seems to be made of barb…

City of Salo interested in the HyperLoop test track

The city of Salo in Finland is trying to attract the Hyperloop test track to the city. The technology is based on a large vacuum tube track which allows trains to travel in excess of a thousand kilometres per hour. The …