A protected tree inspired the architects to resort to a special language of form. The result is a house of geometrical shapes and large glass facades.
Ülar Mark's weekend home is a far cry from modern minimalism. Located on the Baltic Sea coast in Estonia's Lahemaa National Park, his renovation of a listed captain's house is an ode to the joys of decorating with color.
US Vice President Mike Pence is in the Baltic state to reassure eastern European allies Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. The mobile missile system could plug a gap in NATO's defenses in the area.
To protect itself from cyberattacks, Estonia is about to open a "data embassy" outside its borders. The country's critical infrastructure will be stored in Luxembourg, reports Isabelle de Pommereau from Tallinn.
Eager to take over the EU Council's rotating presidency, Estonia has said it can help bridge divides among EU members. A digital pioneer, the Baltic nation has much to contribute to the bloc's cyberdefense.
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