Is History in Finland a focus of study among the locals or do they remain ignorant about the past?
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Archaeologists found traces of submerged Stone Age settlement in Southeast Finland. The prehistoric settlement submerged under Lake Kuolimojarvi provides us with a clearer picture of the human occupation in South Karelia during the Mesolithic and Early Neolithic Stone Age (About 10,000 to 6,000 years ago). Source 5b.
• The mobile phone company Nokia is based in this country
• Santa Claus is said to live in this country
• The 2008 Nobel Prize for Peace was won by someone from this country (Called Marti Ahtisaari).