For a month earlier this fall, professional ice sculptors from Russia, Ukraine, Poland and Latvia turned about 20 million kilograms of snow and 350,000 kg of ice into a frozen village spanning an area of 20,000 square meters, which, this year, includes a GoT-themed hotel. The Lapland Hotels SnowVillage hotel has 24 rooms-each uniquely decorated with GoT elements and kept at a balmy 23 degrees Fahrenheit (it's normally 10 outside). One of the ice sculptures built into the suites is a fearsome looking White Walker.
Facebook/GameOfThronesA "Game of Thrones" hotel has opened in Finland for a limited time only. If you lie awake dreaming of battling the Night King, there's a room enveloped by a White Walker to keep you company. But it's far from the last touch from the series. If the guild of the Faceless Men was more your calling, check out the Hall of Faces.
This is the 17th year the SnowVillage has been built-it's constructed from scratch annually once temperatures start to dip. Guests are allowed into the SnowVillage for $18, and they can catch a meal at an ice restaurant that serves alcoholic drinks in glasses made of, you guessed it, ice. Let us know in the comment section below!
Natalie Portman , for instance, while announcing the nominees for best director , went off-script to note that each one was a man. The 59-year-old actor won his first Golden Globes for Darkest Hour . "Thank you to the Hollywood Foreign Press Association".
They do deserve a bit more of a chance. "They showed people how they can play, the potential they have", he concluded. Malan has probably done enough, he's probably cemented one of those spots we were after.
Residents of Ain Sefra in northern Algeria welcomed the sight of snow in the Sahara , the hottest desert in the world. Sahara desert for the second time has received up to 15 inches of snow after a winter storm hit the region on Sunday.
In fact, the global rollout continues with variants of BlackBerry KEYone newly released in Mexico and South Korea. Separately, TechRadar was told that we can expect "new keyboard phones" this year - note the plural on phones.
Family members have told Spanish media Jiménez had markings on his body in preparation for the post-mortem examination. After regaining conscious 24 hours later, the first thing he did was ask about his wife, according to the newspaper.
Mining operations have set up shop near coal-fired power plants, which produce cheap electricity but also choking pollution. On Monday, the Chinese cloud cryptocurrency mining pool ViaBTC announced the shutdown of its mining business.
There's no power button, since the side-mounted power button / fingerprint sensor on the Razer Phone serves in that role instead. If not, does this news make you more tempted by one? The keyboard is responsive and feels like a Razer laptop keyboard.
Despite this, it's safe to assume that the 1TB flash drive from SanDisk will most definitely come with a rather hefty price tag. CES 2018 is no different, with SanDisk showing off a regular-sized USB stick with a whopping 1TB of storage squeezed inside.
Standby mode lets you stay connected with up-to-the-minute emails, notifications, message syncing and Skype calls in standby mode. In the memory department, Lenovo Miix 630 comes with either 4 or 8GB of RAM and up to 256GB of UFS flash storage .
Asus Zenfone Max Plus to come in North America
Asus has unveiled the ZenFone Max Plus at the Consumer Electronics Show 2018 now going on in the Las Vegas from January 9 to 12. In terms of connectivity, the ZenFone Max Plus (M1) offers 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, A-GPS, and Micro-USB.
Alabama, Georgia to face off in national championship game
LSU was a no-brainer for one national championship spot, but there were three teams that had legitimate cases for the second spot. Since 55 percent of his receptions went for touchdowns, he could be an overlooked player who comes through for the Crimson Tide.
Golden Globe Awards: Black Attire For Solidarity
The hint of sparkle was only visible from the back, but added an unexpected detail to her overall look. Kate Hudson too teamed her pixie crop cut with a sheer dress plunging nearly to her navel.
New study finds Ibuprofen linked to male infertility
Last year, scientists found out that sperm counts in western countries had declined by 50 percent in less than 40 years. But even a small fraction of that dosage had a negative effect on the men after two weeks of daily use.
Wiggins, Butler lead 127-99 Wolves romp past James, Cavs
The C's were fresh, ready to play, and an Isaiah Thomas-less Cavs just played an emotional game against Portland the night before. Minnesota forced 14 turnovers resulting in 19 points, while the Wolves committed just five turnovers resulting in five points.
Israel strikes Syrian military base in overnight attacks
Meanwhile, Russia said on Tuesday that it has enough troops in Syria to withstand any possible attacks by militants on its bases. Al-Qutayfah is in the northeastern suburbs of Damascus , where Syrian Republican Guard units are known to have major outposts.
Oldest evidence of a Supernova found in Kashmir
The researchers had ruled out the possibility that the observed object is a star pair or comets, halos and terrestrial events. Supernovas emit X-Rays into the universe that allow researchers to date supernovas going back thousands of years.
226 people injured in South Africa trains collision
Spokesperson Lillian Mofokeng said there were no fatalities reported. "We have since learnt that it was not necessarily the issue. This is the second train crash within a week, the first being a deadly one in Kroonstad that saw 19 people lose their lives.
Qualcomm's new Bluetooth chip: up to 65% more battery life
This helps manufacturers reduce the development time for premium audio experiences in much smaller form factor designs. It comes with its own dedicated application processor sub-system, dual DSP architecture and next-gen ADK software.