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Rift in Vatnajökull

"Hard to Explain what Happened Except by an Eruption"

Rifts, about four to six kilometers long have been formed in Vatnajökull glacier southeast of Bárðarbunga according to RÚV, Vísir and the Iceland Met. Calderas have been formed in the area and it is not ruled out that an eruption has started in the Bárðarbunga area.
Icelandic goat Casanova at Háafell farm

Over USD 40,000 Raised to Save Icelandic Goat

A campaign on crowd-funding site Indiegogo has raised over USD 40,000 (EUR 30,000, ISK 4.5 million), half of its target amount, in an attempt to save the last remaining commercial goat farm in Iceland.
Iceland Airwaves crowd

Iceland Airwaves Announces More Artists

The Iceland Airwaves music festival announced more artists for this year’s line-up yesterday. The latest international additions are: Anna Calvi (U.K.), How To Dress Well (U.S.) and Eskmo (U.S.).

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Reykjavík Dance Festival

If you're in Reykjavík in the last weekend in August, you should check out Reykjavik Dance Festival – the heartbeat of dancing and choreography in Iceland.

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Reykjavík Walks

In Reykjavík Walks , Icelandic historian Guðjón Friðriksson guides you around the streets of downtown Reykjavík.
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