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Yesterday | SFGate
Justin Go gave up a career at a law firm to write his first novel, which takes readers from San Francisco around the world.
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Wednesday | TrekEarth
End of day on Grjotagja fault in the Myvatn lake area in the north of Iceland. Europe is on the left of the fault, North America on the right ! In the background you can see the Hverfjall crater and an ending rainbow on the left .
Wednesday | Dorsetecho.co.uk
MY WORD! Mike Nixon receives the Icelandic translation of Hardy's Return Of The Native from Sigridur Kristin Lister, left, and Pat Farmer A DOCUMENT displaying the tireless efforts of an Icelandic academic who strived to bring the works of Thomas Hardy to his country has been donated to the Dorset County Museum.
1948 - The North American B-45 Tornado begins service with the U.S. Air Force, becoming that service's first operational jet bomber and the first jet aircraft to be refueled in the air.
As I sat down to write these words, I was still recovering from cold legs syndrome.
The Briggs & Stratton Big Backyard stage at Summerfest. The festival is listed as one of 14 music festivals to check out in 2014 by Time magazine.
The group of 29 GREEN participants this March included seven students from Penn State, all from the College of Earth and Mineral Sciences: Benjamin Boucher , Emily Fucinato , Lorraine Hossain , Ramya Gurunathan , Joseph Marcus , Rohan Mohana , and Peter Robinson .
Many dream of opening a restaurant, or starting their own culinary-centric company, but few have the experience or knowledge to do so.
Hannah Kent's debut novel, "Burial Rites," re-imagines the doomed, final year of a real person, Agnes MagnAosdA3ttir, the last person to be publicly beheaded in Iceland after she was convicted of murdering two men in 1828.
In 2013, sales to the United States fell short of the projected 250 tons. This is attributed to the fact that the U.S. chain store Whole Foods stopped advertising Icelandic lamb last year due to Iceland's whaling.
Alberta's Progressive Conservative caucus says it will finally scrap parts of the provincial Marriage Act that define marriage as a union between a man and a woman, to get in line with federal legislation and public sentiment that wants the rights of gays, lesbian and bisexual Albertans recognized.
Move over Santa. An invasive species has hopped onto your turf. Yours is no longer the only lap where parents will perch their children for a photo.
SigurA ur "Siggi" Hjartarson has something to say about the collection of penis specimens that comprise the Icelandic Phallological Museum: "I hope people realize this is not a joke."
One more point of view on the beautiful Hverfjall crater in the Myvatn lake area in the north of Iceland.