Close to Iceland's Keflavík International Airport lies a special bridge. It connects two continents, America to the west and Europe to the east, as it lies across the point where two tectonic plates are diverging. A few minutes southwards from the bridge is Gunnuhver, a hot spring area named after a ghost.
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Timelapse Video Captures Northern Lights
Photographer Stian Rekdal recently took this timelapse video, entitled Elemental Iceland, of Iceland during a three-week trip around the country. Rekdal drove 5,500 km (3,417 miles) and took more than 4,000 photos along the way.
Chair of the parliamentary budget committee, Vigdís Hauksdóttir, told RÚV this morning that the government is discussing cutting aid to developing countries by hundreds of millions of ISK and instead increasing spending on domestic healthcare.
The October-December issue of the print edition of Iceland Review is packed with interesting material, such as a travel feature on Flatey Island, interview with chair of Samtökin 78 – The National Queer Association Anna Pála Sverrisdóttir and a guide to spotting the northern lights accompanied by Páll Stefánsson’s photos. Click here to view a selection of pages from the current issue and here to subscribe.