In the past 24 hours the seismicity activity recorded in and around Bárðarbunga volcano in...
The concentration of sulfur dioxide (SO2) gas from the eruption in Holuhraun exceeded 5,000 mµ/m3...
Dairy company Kú has filed charges against Mjólkursamsalan (MS), the dominant company on the dairy...
A police report on protests in Iceland 2008-2011 recently made public included names and other...
The Icelandic national team in men’s handball was off to a flying start in the first game in the 2016 European Championship qualifiers, winning by 17 goals over Israel in Laugardalshöll arena in Reykjavík yesterday evening. The final score was 36-19 for Iceland.
In the past 24 hours the seismicity activity recorded in and around Bárðarbunga volcano in Vatnajökull glacier was slightly more intense than the 24 hours prior. More than 100 earthquakes were detected in the period, all below magnitude 5.0.
The concentration of sulfur dioxide (SO2) gas from the eruption in Holuhraun exceeded 5,000 mµ/m3 in Sauðárkrókur, Northwest Iceland, this morning. The Civil Protection Department advised inhabitants to stay inside, close the windows and turn up the heating.
Dairy company Kú has filed charges against Mjólkursamsalan (MS), the dominant company on the dairy market, to the Icelandic Competition Authority for violating the competition law. MS denies being in breach of the law.
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Q: When is the best period to see the aurora borealis? And where in Iceland? I would really love to come back to Iceland for this natural...
Exhibitions by the artists Sirra Sigrún Sigurðardóttir (b. 1977) and Gunter Damisch from Austria (b. 1958) will open at Reykjavík Art Museum - Hafnarhús on November 1 at 4 pm.
Q: How does turning up the heat keep sulfur dioxide (SO2) pollution out? Are people concerned about long-term effects?
Q: Is there a local favorite type of fleece or yarn?
Q: When did the word buxur begin to be used for trousers in Icelandic?
Q: Jökulsá á Fjöllum is being covered with lava. Does this have any influence on Dettifoss waterfall further downstream?
Q: Does Iceland run 100 percent on geothermal energy?
The music festival Iceland Airwaves 2014 will be held in Reykjavík, November 5-9.
Suggestions on who to see at this year’s festival.
A slideshow with images from the Holuhraun eruption site by Geir Ólafsson.