Drilling deep into the volcanic island Surtsey, close to Westman Islands located near South Iceland, has become very successful.
Over 400 meter (1312 feet) wide holes have formed in Vatnajökull, Iceland's largest glacier. This is near the Bárðarbunga area, which had a volcanic eruption between 2014 and 2015.
The walking trail behind Seljalandsfoss waterfall has been closed over the weekend due to falling rocks. It's not clear as of yet when exactly it will open again.
This year's Venice Film Festival includes the Icelandic film Under The Tree (Icelandic: Undir Trénu). It premiered there yesterday and received very positive reviews from the press.
Fund manager Sigurður Kristján Sigurðsson became a Puffling-hero this week, saving a tiny Puffin Chick in the middle of Hverfisgata Street, central Reykjavík.
This year's winter will likely include plenty of Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis), according to Sævar Helgi Bragason, an Icelandic astronomer.
Officials from Reykjavik will visit Hull as part of a return visit of a Cod Wars exchange, and to donate an Icelandic warp cutter, described as a "secret weapon to Hull Museums, never seen before outside of Iceland".
A large iceberg was spotted approximately 93 km (57 miles) to the west of Látrabjarg, which is located in the north-west of Iceland.
The Reykjavík Metropolitan Police wish to remind salespeople to be on their guard for all paper money.