Picture from Pulkkilanharju in the new Geopark area
About 21 per cent of the new Salpausselkä geopark is lakes. Image: Johannes Sipponen

WEEKEND WRAP: New UNESCO geopark, classical music triumphs and tech to combat bed bugs

This week, Finns have made a splash in the classical music world with the premiere of Kaija Saariaho’s Semafor, Sakari Ornamo’s extended chief conductor contract with the BBC and Klaus Mäkelä’s triumphant conducting debut in Chicago. Click on any photo and take a look at recent creativity from Finland.