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  1. Iceland declares volcano eruption area safe for aircraftRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Iceland on Friday temporarily banned air traffic near its largest volcano after a lava field erupted overnight, threatening a repeat of the global travel chaos four years ago when another peak blew.

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  2. Iceland Eruption: All Airports Remain OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Iceland Review

    A status report on the volcanic eruption which started in the Holuhraun lava field, north of DyngjujA kull glacier, at 00:02 this morning, reads that that airborne ash material produced is minimal and that all airports in Iceland are open.

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  3. The Wall Street Journal: Iceland reopens airspace after volcano eruptionRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    Iceland reopened airspace and lowered its aviation warning to orange, the second highest level, after the amount of airborne ash material from a volcanic eruption in the center of the country appeared to be minimal, the Ministry of Civil Protection said Friday.

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  4. Iceland Closes Airspace After Volcano EruptsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    Iceland closed airspace near an erupting volcano Friday and raised its aviation warning level for the area to red, the highest level, the country's Ministry of Civil Protection said.

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  5. Iceland declares volcano red alert after eruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Iceland on Friday issued a red alert and banned air traffic near its largest volcano after it erupted overnight, threatening a replay of the global travel chaos four years ago when another peak blew.

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  6. Iceland issues red alert as Bardarbunga volcano eruptsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Age

    A warning sign blocks the road to the Bardarbunga volcano in the north-west region of the Vatnajokull glacier.

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  7. Akureyri in No-Fly Domestic ZoneRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Iceland Review

    "A small volcanic eruption has started north of the Vatnajokull Glacier in Iceland producing lava flow but little airborne ash material.

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  8. Whiskey 7 Headed to ErieRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | YourErie

    A vintage WWII aircraft known as Whiskey 7 will fly to Erie and be on display at North Coast Flight School September 6th from 10am to 5pm.

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  9. Ancient tooth DNA sheds light on origins of Arctic peoplesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Toronto Star

    The people of the ancient Arctic left behind a complicated archaeological record that researchers have been puzzling over for more than a century.

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  10. Iceland's Magnificent Modernist ChurchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Inhabitat

    One of the first things that visitors to Reykjavik notice is the spaceship-looking church that dominates the skyline.

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  11. Magnitude 5.0 Earthquake Hits Bar arbungaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Iceland Review

    A strong earthquake, of magnitude 5.0, occurred in the BA rA arbunga caldera in VatnajA kull glacier at 8:14 this morning.

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  12. New DNA study unravels the settlement history of the New World ArcticRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | EurekAlert!

    We know people have lived in the New World Arctic for about 5,000 years. Archaeological evidence clearly shows that a variety of cultures survived the harsh climate in Alaska, Canada and Greenland for thousands of years.

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  13. B r arbunga volcano in Vatnaj kull glacier.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Iceland Review

    A strong earthquake, of magnitude 5.0, occurred in the Bar arbunga caldera in Vatnajokull glacier at 8:14 this morning.

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  14. Seven days: 22-28 August 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Nature

    The week in science: Botched launch for Europe's GPS satellites; Iran's science minister dismissed; and marmosets judged best model for MERS virus.

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  15. Island of Iceland. Westman Islands.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | CNN

    After graduating from medical school, JowyneYap traveled to Iceland in June. She captured this photo while standing on a hill overlooking the town of Skansinn.

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  16. Science group says climate change worsening, dangerousRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | USA Today

    Human influence on the planet's climate is clear and is having "widespread and consequential impacts on human and natural systems," some of them irreversible, a draft science report says.

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  17. Scientists: Eruption Still PossibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Iceland Review

    Scientists of the Icelandic Met Office and the University of Iceland, Institute of Earth Sciences have evaluated the current status at Bar arbunga and have concluded the following: The dike could reach the surface of the crust, starting an eruption.

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  18. B r arbunga: Tremors in AkureyriRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Daily Kos

    In the Icelandic language, there's often confusion over the prepositions "A " and "A ", which can be thought of as equivalent to "in" and "on" in English.

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  19. Ice Blog: Human action speeds glacial meltingRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Anchorage Daily News

    It might sound like stating the obvious, but in fact it is not easy to find clear evidence that human behavior is behind the retreat of glaciers being monitored in different parts of the world.

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  20. Iceland holidays: Up all night with the midnight sun at the end of the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Daily Mail

    Rows and rows of empty seats: After two of the worst air tragedies in history, could this be the end for troubled Malaysia Airlines? Drunk guests, rude staff and other families with out-of-control children: Parents reveal their top bugbears when staying in a hotel Afraid to fly and pressure from family members: How 200 cabin crew have quit Malaysia ... (more)

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