Iceland Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Trollaskagi farmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | TrekEarth

    With only 350'000 inhabitants, of which 80% live around the capital of Reykjavik, Icland is one of the least populated countries in the world. A fact that becomes easily evident driving north from Saudarkrokur towards the charming fishing village of Sigulfjordur on the Trollaskaki Peninsula in northern Iceland.

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  2. The one that got away (fortunately): $1,000 Perkins-powered UAZ-452 in IcelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | AutoWeek

    ... Bukhanka is a simple, sturdy box on wheels, still made today , and a few of them must have followed the Lada Niva to Iceland . When I saw the Bukhanka for sale, I was intrigued. When I saw this sign in the windshield, I just about bought the thing ...

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  3. Iceland Airwaves Sells OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Iceland Review

    Tickets to the 2014 Iceland Airwaves music festival, which will be held for the 16th time in Reykjavik this year, from November 5 to 9, have now sold out, as announced in a press release yesterday. A total of 220 musicians will perform at the 12 designated venues in downtown Reykjavik, including 67 foreign bands, among them the Flaming Lips, The Knife and The War on Drugs.

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  4. Feds 'Hacked' Silk Road Without A Warrant? Perfectly Legal, Prosecutors ArgueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Wired

    ... Silk Road server in question, after all, was located not in the United States but in a data center near Reykjavik, Iceland. And though Ulbricht is an American citizen, the prosecutors argue that the server's location abroad made it fair game for ...

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  5. Photographer Shoots 24 Sunsets in a Day by PlaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Mashable

    Roberts embarked from Reykjavik, Iceland in late February, when the days are long but the sun still sets that far north. Flying in the opposite direction of the Earth's rotation, he was able to capture 24 distinct sunsets in the same day due to the changing time zones.

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  6. There's a word for some 'traditional' dishesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | Spokane 7

    ... Andrew Zimmern has built a whole career out of eating such things as cow placenta, bull penis and salted tuna sperm. Iceland, for its part, has built a whole tourist industry around serving a few such dishes. Atop the list would be hkarl , the raw, ...

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  7. Thunder and Lightning in ReykjavikRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Iceland Review

    Many ReykjavA k residents have heard thunders, and the sky has been lit up with thunderbolts. According to Iceland Met the air is very cold up above the clouds but the air closer to earth is much warmer, which is the ideal atmosphere for a lightning show.

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  8. Icelandair: Spartan way to visit two travel destinationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Examiner.com

    I just returned from a month in Iceland and flew Icelandair from its gateway in Denver to and from its hub in Iceland. Along the way, I picked up a few tips to pass on to future flyers.

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  9. There's something very disturbing about this Apple service shop adRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | The Unofficial Apple Weblog (TUAW)

    I don't want to say Macland -- an Apple shop in downtown Reykjavik, Iceland -- has a poor advertising strategy, but if they're relying on ads like this to get foot traffic in the door, they might want to rethink things a little bit.

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  10. Slow-Moving Lava Keeps Rural Hawaiians In 'Limbo'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Switched

    ... will ever compare to the mind blowing rush of being so close to a spectacle like this!" Located under a glacier, Iceland's EyjafjallajA kull volcano erupted on April 14, 2010, producing scenic lava flows and a plume of gas-rich volcanic ash which ...

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  11. Just NumbersRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Iceland Review

    ... the same population density as Macau (China), we could fit more than 900,000 people in the area. For comparison, Iceland has a population of 320,000. If, however, we take the whole of the Republic of Iceland and calculate how many people could live ...

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  12. New Lava Area Continues to GrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Iceland Review

    ... to one and a half times bigger than Macau (China), which has a population of 624,000 or two times the population of Iceland. If the new lava area was inhabited with the same population density as Macau, 854,128 people would fit in the area. The ...

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  13. MAN Propulsion Packages for New Icelandic TrawlersRead the original story

    Monday Sep 29 | Marine News

    ... pleased again to see increasing activities and investments after the financial crisis and following tough years for Iceland. Additionally, it is of course both interesting and challenging for us that we will supply new MAN products and services to ...

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  14. Bj rk: Biophilia LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | Iceland Review

    The documentary Bjork: Biophilia Live by directors Nick Fenton and Peter Strickland, featuring Bjork's Biophilia tour, will be screened in the cinema Bio Paradis in Reykjavik as of September 6. The film recently premiered in Europe at the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival in the Czech Republic. It will only be screened at a limited number of music festivals, art galleries and libraries around the world, including Iceland Ariwaves.

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  15. Thomas L. Friedman / Obama's disorderly worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Post-gazette.com

    Over the past few weeks, I've been reading Ken Adelman's fascinating history "Reagan at Reykjavik: Forty-Eight Hours That Ended the Cold War." Mr. Adelman, who led President Ronald Reagan's arms control agency, was an adviser at Mr. Reagan's 1986 Iceland summit meeting with Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev.

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  16. Reykjavik, Iceland Just Might Have the Coolest Police Department, Their Instagram Pictures Show WhyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | TechEBlog

    BBC reports that Iceland, the most sparsely populated country in Europe with a population of 325,671 and an area of 103,000 km2, has one of the lowest violent crime rates in the world. Their police officers are all unarmed, partially due to 'hard drugs' usage being low and tensions between economic classes virtually non-existent.

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  17. Exploring Reykjavik: What to See and DoRead the original story

    Monday Sep 29 | Examiner.com

    The capital of Iceland provides a beautiful place to visit, with its stunning mountains, black sand beaches and steaming geothermal pools. There's a great selection of things to see and do, so here's our pick of the best: The glaciers are striking and prove a wonderful experience, whether you drive a snow-mobile round them or trek over them.

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  18. B r arbunga: A Song of Ice and FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Daily Kos

    Fans of Game of Thrones probably know that the land beyond the Wall is, in real life, Iceland. Film crews are nothing new to us here; this scene was filmed only about 10 kilometers from my house at orufoss, short from where a drilling project recently struck the hot water that'll be used to heat my home.

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  19. EMCO Announces Development of a New Version of its Remote Installer SoftwareRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | PRWeb

    ... power management, and network & security control. Founded in 2001, EMCO Software is headquartered in Reykjavik, Iceland, with operations around the globe. Today, more than 20,000 organizations in 85 countries, including Fortune 100 and Fortune 500 ...

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  20. The Great Volcanoes: Surtsey IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Iceland Review

    ... elevation at 155 m (509 ft) above sea level. The Surtsey eruption is among the longest eruptions to have occurred in Iceland in historical times. Explosive phases characterized the Surtsey eruption in the beginning, and due to the rapid cooling ...

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