Piano stairs at Stockholm metro

A giant piano keyboard lays on the stairs of Stockholm’s Odenplan metro station.

”Take the stairs instead of the escalator or elevator and feel better” is something we often hear or read in the Sunday papers. Few people actually follow that advice. Can we get more people to take the stairs over the escalator by making it fun to do?

Volkswagen’s “Fun Theory”

So what’s the result? See for yourself:

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September 10.

  • 1526. – Turkish Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent, after his victory over the Hungarians in Mohács field, captured Buda (part of present-day Budapest, Hungary), which became the seat of the Buda province of the Ottoman Empire for the next 150 years. Continue reading