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Holuhraun webcam 23 Sept 1

Nature & Travel

Eruption may last a Week, or even a Month

http://www.visir.is/ein-olfusa-a-sekundu/article/2014140909870 It is clear that the future remains a big question mark. “The eruption may continue for a week or even a month. To predict what happens we have to investigate GPS measurements to see if the pressure below is reduced. If not, the eruption can just go on and on.”

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Holuhraun Sept 1 Jardv

Nature & Travel

From Surveillance Flight over Eruption

TF-SIF, the Icelandic Coast Guard's aircraft, did a surveillance flight this afternoon, 13:45 - 16:30. Conditions were somewhat cloudy, but visibility was fair in low flight and radar images were retrieved at higher altitudes. The fissure is 1,5 km long. Continuous eruption takes place on a 600-800...

Politics

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MP Wants Referendum on NATO Membership

MP for the Left-Greens Ögmundur Jónasson plans to submit a bill for a referendum on Iceland’s membership to NATO when parliament reconvenes for the autumn.

Nature and Travel

Holuhraun webcam 23 Sept 1

Eruption may last a Week, or even a Month

http://www.visir.is/ein-olfusa-a-sekundu/article/2014140909870 It is clear that the future remains a big question mark. “The eruption may continue for a week or even a month. To predict what happens we have to investigate GPS measurements to see if...

Society

Jail in Skólavörðustígur

Breaking into Jail?

We have all heard of people trying to break out of jail, but this is a bit strange. Last night the Reykjavík police got the most unusual call. A man was seen on the roof of the old city jail on Skólavörðustígur and at first it was thought that he...

Sport

Iceland vs Bosnia Herzegovina in basketball

Icelandic Team Makes History despite Bosnia Loss

The Icelandic national team in men’s basketball are through to next year’s EuroBasket tournament for the first time in the nation’s history despite losing 70-78 to Bosnia and Herzegovina last night.

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