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  1. KU's CReSIS Tests UAS for Measuring Changes in Polar Ice SheetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 3 | Kansas City InfoZine

    Scientists studying the behavior of the world's ice sheets--and the future implications of ice sheet behavior for global sea-level rise--may soon have a new airborne tool that will allow radar measurements that previously would have been prohibitively expensive or difficult to carry out with manned aircraft.

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  2. Remotely operated aircraft successfully tested as tool for measuring changes in polar ice sheetsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | EurekAlert!

    Boldly going where larger, human-piloted planes cannot, they promise to close a key gap in knowledge for climate modelers Scientists studying the behavior of the world's ice sheets--and the future implications of ice sheet behavior for global sea-level rise--may soon have a new airborne tool that will allow radar measurements that previously would ... (more)

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  3. Beyond the Blue Lagoon: Iceland's incredible countrysideRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | The Globe and Mail

    Driving out of Keflavik, the rather bleak-looking home of Iceland's international airport, you wonder what on earth you have gotten yourself into.

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  4. Telenor investment in Svalbard passes NOK12m; archipelago 'ten years ahead' of mainland NorwayRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    Norwegian telecoms giant Telenor has outlined its achievements on the Arctic archipelago of Svalbard, which is situated midway between mainland Norway and the North Pole.

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  5. Remotely operated aircraft successfully tested as tool for measuring changes in polar ice sheetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | TG Daily

    Scientists studying the behavior of the world's ice sheets--and the future implications of ice sheet behavior for global sea-level rise--may soon have a new airborne tool that will allow radar measurements that previously would have been prohibitively expensive or difficult to carry out with manned aircraft.

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  6. Iceland is a hot destinationRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Seattle Times

    Iceland's remote location and harsh climate aren't exactly welcoming. But its striking scenery, draped with glaciers and punctuated by craggy peaks and steamy geysers - coupled with Icelandair's fare incentives - make this destination increasingly attractive to adventurous travelers.

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  7. Remote Cabin Enjoys World's Fastest InternetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    SVALBARD, Norway-On a cold shore in the icy archipelago of Svalbard, a relative stone's throw from the North Pole, a small cabin belonging to Svein Nordahl is a hive of activity.

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  8. Sonic wonders: 8 great places to hearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | KMIZ

    We feast our eyes on glossy guidebooks before bombarding Facebook and Instagram with our oh-so stylish shots of footprints on empty beaches, stunning sunsets and that weird thing we found in the pool.

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  9. Visiting the sonic wonders of the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | CNN

    British acoustic engineer Trevor Cox has toured the world for its best sounds. Here are some favorites, starting with singing sand dunes in California's Mojave Desert.

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  10. Small Cabin in Norway Enjoys Some of World's Fastest InternetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 31 | Wall Street Journal

    SVALBARD, Norway-On a cold shore in the icy archipelago of Svalbard, a relative stone's throw from the North Pole, a small cabin belonging to Svein Nordahl is a hive of activity.

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  11. Blood Falls and more natural odditiesRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2014 | CNN

    Blood Falls stains the snow-white face of Taylor Glacier in Antarctica. Scientists say the mysterious red flow is caused by a subterranean lake rich in iron.

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  12. Annual Report 2013Read the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | GlobeNewswire

    The Board of Directors of NunaMInerals A/S has today considered and approved the Annual Report for the year 2013 During 2013 the Company has invested 15 mDKK in exploration mainly focusing on gold in the Nanortalik Gold Province in South Greenland Besides that minor fieldwork has been carried out on the Qeqertaasaq license in the history of the ... (more)

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  13. Northern Lights Research Center to be EnlargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 31 | Iceland Review

    The Chinese government will pay ISK 300 million to extend the northern lights research station in Reykjadalur, Northeast Iceland, which the government-run Polar Research Institute of China helped set up.

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  14. Icelander Goes Into Currency Cyberspace, Central Bank FrownsRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | Lincoln Daily News

    Iceland grew a little richer on Tuesday, at least in cyberspace, with the launch of a virtual currency its pseudonymous founder hopes will circumvent the island's capital controls and eventually replace the crown.

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  15. Cruise with Disney to the Land that Inspired Disney's 'Frozen'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 30 | Examiner.com

    Spoiler Alert: If you want your Animator's Palate experience to be a surprise, don't view.

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  16. 101 Reykjav k in SouthseaRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 30 | Iceland Review

    It's a curious thing, this obsession with Iceland. It affects different people in different ways.

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  17. Steve to take on his toughest challenge everRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 30 | Redditch Advertiser

    THE founder of a family owned Redditch firm will be undertaking the challenge of a lifetime in order to raise A 100,000 for charity.

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  18. UN chief on Greenland climate change visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 28 | KXXV-TV Waco

    A magnitude-5.1 earthquake was widely felt in the Los Angeles area and surrounding counties Friday evening, but authorities said there were no immediate reports of significant damages or injuries.

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  19. Secretary-General wraps up visit to Greenland with tour of Ilulissat IcefjordRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 27 | United Nations

    Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon tours the UNESCO World Heritage site of Ilulissat Icefjord in Greenland.

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  20. U.N. Secretary General tours Greenland for first-hand look at climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2013 | CBS News

    The Secretary General of the United Nations toured Greenland on Wednesday for an up-close look at the impacts of climate change.

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