If you try to imagine the most pathetic gathering of humans ever, it would probably look a lot like this group desperately trying to squeeze the last gasp of relevance out of a backwards-thinking, planet-strangling industry.
The northernmost city in Sweden is sinking. In fact, by 2050, most of Kiruna's structures will have collapsed into the iron mines below it. So engineers have embarked upon an ambitious project to move Kiruna — along with its 20,000 residents — two miles to the east. Read more >>