Denmark Denmark

Peter Madsen, seen here at Copenhagen's harbor after he was rescued on Aug. 11. He was arrested shortly afterward on suspicion of having played a role in journalist Kim Wall's death. Bax Lindhardt/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Bax Lindhardt/AFP/Getty Images

Peter Madsen's private submarine sits on a pier in Copenhagen harbor. The Danish inventor faces a murder charge after Swedish journalist Kim Wall died aboard the sub under mysterious circumstances last month. Jens Dresling/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Jens Dresling/AP

Peter Madsen's private submarine sits on a pier in Copenhagen's harbor. Danish police have identified a headless, limbless torso that washed ashore Monday as that of Kim Wall, the journalist who joined Madsen on his sub earlier this month to report a story. Jens Dresling/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Jens Dresling/AP

Two wolves, as caught in night-vision footage by a game camera in West Jutland, Denmark. Scientists say that since 2012, they have confirmed at least five different wild wolves in the country — four males and one female. Courtesy of Natural History Museum Aarhus hide caption

toggle caption
Courtesy of Natural History Museum Aarhus

Der ligger en lille ø midt i den gamle havn i Kangeq. John W. Poole/NPR hide caption

toggle caption
John W. Poole/NPR

Lyt til Anda Poulsen og Nuuk Trommedansere.

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/494262888/494263906" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

The Old Town Museum in Aarhus, Denmark has created a "House of Memories" that's an exact replica of a 1950s apartment. It's intended for Alzheimer's patients, whose memories may be triggered by the sights, sounds and smells from the period, researchers say. Courtesy of Old Town Museum hide caption

toggle caption
Courtesy of Old Town Museum

Denmark's 'House Of Memories' Re-Creates 1950s For Alzheimer's Patients

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/493744351/495143928" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

The Martyr Museum in Denmark includes exhibits on recent terrorist attacks. There are large portraits of two brothers who carried out suicide bombing attacks in Brussels in March, Ibrahim and Khalid el-Bakraoui. There are also "reconstructed artifacts" like nails that were used for shrapnel in the attack. Ida Grarup/Martyr Museum hide caption

toggle caption
Ida Grarup/Martyr Museum

Denmark's 'Martyr Museum' Places Socrates And Suicide Bombers Side-By-Side

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/480305537/481137434" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

The picturesque town of Odense — the birthplace of Hans Christian Andersen — is one of the Danish cities battling ISIS and its recruitment efforts. Denmark has one of the worst radicalization problems in Europe. Joao Alves/Flickr hide caption

toggle caption
Joao Alves/Flickr

To Stop Kids From Radicalizing, Moms In Denmark Call Other Moms

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/476890795/477382636" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

A Danish policeman checks passengers' identity papers on a train arriving from Germany on Jan. 6. Officials say the small country is overwhelmed by the number of refugees seeking asylum. Sean Gallup/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Sean Gallup/Getty Images

Denmark's Mixed Message For Refugees

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/464851853/465038641" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Danish police conduct spot checks on incoming traffic from Germany at a highway border crossing near Padborg, Denmark, on Jan. 6. Officials say they've been overwhelmed by the 20,000 asylum seekers who came to Denmark last year. Sean Gallup/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Sean Gallup/Getty Images

Denmark Wants To Become 'A Little Bit Less Attractive' To Refugees

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/464300740/464338422" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript