Finland Puts Its Forests to Use

Finland Puts Its Forests to Use

By Amzad Ali, Age 14   Finland is located in Northern Europe, and 76 percent of the country’s land is wooded. Finland’s forestry industry creates energy by burning wood, which is also known as biomass. Burning wood releases carbon dioxide, which is harmful to the...

Should Adults Get an Allowance, Too?

By CATE GARRETSON, age 10 Finland could be among the first countries to pay a basic income to all adult citizens, an idea that is being considered by nations around the world. PHOTO: Christopher Andrews/Flickr Finland is planning an experiment in 2017 to help combat...