Tomorrow, the Nordic Beach Cleanup takes place on Snæfellsnes peninsula, West Iceland.
There is an unusually warm mass of air over Iceland today, and yesterday, thermometers rose to rare heights in the northeastern part of the country.
Benedikt Jóhannesson, Iceland’s minister of finance, believes the Monetary Policy Committee of the Central Bank of Iceland ought to lower interest rates considerably this month.
Icelandic mountaineer Vilborg Arna Gissurardóttir is at the base camp of Mt Everest, aiming for the summit.
An incident which occurred at Keflavík International Airport on Friday afternoon, involving a Boeing 737-800 airplane from Primera Air Nordic, has been defined as a serious aircraft incident by the Icelandic Accident Investigation Commission.
Floor coverings are ruined and furniture and computers damaged in two auditoriums at the University of Iceland, after they were flooded by groundwater yesterday.
There has been no transportation to Vestmannaeyjar islands today, neither by air nor boat, RÚV reports.