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The Eruption - it's all over!

After six months the eruption in Holuhraun is over – at least for now. The eruption was one of the biggest and most dangerous in Icelandic history, spewing toxic gases all over the country and filling a very large area with lava.

Netflix Officially Coming to Iceland

Sam Film has completed a contract with the entertainments company Netflix, meaning that Iceland can expect to gain legitimate and legal access to Netflix services starting later this year.

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Fisherman’s Fat

Q: Where might I acquire the old type of fat fisherman used for making their clothing and boots waterproof?

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Dogs in Iceland

Q: Could you tell me about the Icelandic dog culture? Are there other breeds in Iceland apart from the Icelandic sheepdog?

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Sónar Reykjavík 2015

Sónar Reykjavik catered beats, party and confetti for the lovers of electronic music last weekend. Now in its third year, the...

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Sónar Tónar

The Barcelona-born music festival Sonar comes to town for the third time this weekend, bringing the heavy weights of electronic...

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Björk’s Vulnicura

Björk returns to what she does best with an album to be played in full, whilst clutching a photo of love lost.