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An Iceberg explodes of the Greenland coast - Satellite images - Raving Ravens

An Iceberg explodes of the Greenland coast - Satellite images - Raving Ravens | Iceland | Scoop.it
A large iceberg exploded the night to September 17th in Baffins Bay, 90 km north of Upernavik. The spread of fragments had reached an area of 4-5 km in diameter within a few hours from the explosion, as can be seen in the satellite images.
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Pêcheurs d'Islande vus par les Islandais

Pêcheurs d'Islande vus par les Islandais | Iceland | Scoop.it
Maria Oskarsdottir lien vivant entre Binic et l'Islande Binic 06/05/2012 Ouest-France...
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Herðubreið – Renewed activity at Askja

Herðubreið – Renewed activity at Askja | Iceland | Scoop.it
Yesterday an earthquake swarm started with a 3.4M earthquake at Herðubreið. So far the swarm has had 15 earthquakes above 2M, among those 3 where at Askja proper. This swarm as well as the previous ones at Herðubreið have been to the west of the volcano. And those earthquake swarms have been deemed to be lateral intrusions from Askja.

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Volcans d'Islande, et demain ?

Volcans d'Islande, et demain ? | Iceland | Scoop.it
L'Europe vient de réaliser que l'Islande abrite une force colossale, avec laquelle ses habitants ont appris à vivre depuis des siècles.
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Route 88 (Islande) - Wikipédia

Route 88 (Islande) - Wikipédia | Iceland | Scoop.it

La Route 88 (Þjóðvegur 37) ou Öskjuleið est une route islandaise reliant Askja à la Route 1.

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L'Islande, la crise, la révolution et moi - Framablog

L'Islande, la crise, la révolution et moi - Framablog | Iceland | Scoop.it
L’article que nous vous proposons traduit aujourd’hui est hors-sujet par rapport à ce que nous publions habituellement.
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Iceland Airwaves Coming Up - Short Documentary - Raving Ravens

Iceland Airwaves Coming Up - Short Documentary - Raving Ravens | Iceland | Scoop.it
Iceland's most notorious music festival is starting next Wednesday. All tickets are long sold out to this 5 day party where you cam meet and mingle with musicians and music fans.
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Iceland’s Volcano Katla under Close Observation - Iceland Review Onlin

Iceland’s Volcano Katla under Close Observation - Iceland Review Onlin | Iceland | Scoop.it
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Increased geothermal heat and seismic activity below Mýrdalsjökull glacier in south Iceland, which covers the volcano Katla, may indicate an upcoming eruption.
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eruption wreaking havoc wasn’t enough

eruption wreaking havoc wasn’t enough | Iceland | Scoop.it
As a volcanic eruption wreaking havoc wasn’t enough, the weather conditions are currently so stormy in southeast Iceland that windscreens have shattered. One driver lost all of his car windows by Hvalnesskridur.
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The Reykjavik Grapevine - News from Iceland / Katla Showing Signs Of Activity

The Reykjavik Grapevine - News from Iceland / Katla Showing Signs Of Activity | Iceland | Scoop.it
Katla has been showing signs of seismic activity, likening to the glacial flood of last summer.
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Islande : un musée volcanologique ouvrira ses portes dans les îles Westman

Islande : un musée volcanologique ouvrira ses portes dans les îles Westman | Iceland | Scoop.it
On peut lire sur le site Iceland Review qu'un musée volcanologique va bientôt ouvrir dans les Iles Westman, au large...
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“We know when we build a bridge it will not last.”

“We know when we build a bridge it will not last.” | Iceland | Scoop.it
“We know when we build a bridge it will not last.” – representative from the Icelandic Road Administration, May 5, 2012 Icelandic glacier, image courtesy Janike Kampevold Larsen W...
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Volcan Katla en Islande : vers une éruption imminente ?

Après la bonne nouvelle de ce début de semaine, un peu de catastrophisme avant de partir en week-end. Le magazine...
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Islande - Aux pieds des volcans. / France Inter

Islande - Aux pieds des volcans.  / France Inter | Iceland | Scoop.it
Vik est le village d'Islande le plus menacé par le volcan Katla. Ce qui menace ici ce n'est pas la lave, c'est l'eau, c'est la glace. Parce que Katla est sous un glacier...
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What’s behind Iceland’s first major data center?

What’s behind Iceland’s first major data center? | Iceland | Scoop.it
A few weeks ago, I saw this article on The Swedish Wire about how several Swedish northern towns were promoting themselves as ideal locales for data centers. The article pointed out that an undisclosed "major U.S.
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Why Iceland Should Be in the News, But Is Not

Why Iceland Should Be in the News, But Is Not | Iceland | Scoop.it
Icelanders have quietly carried out a revolution by toppling a weak government, drafting a new constitution and seeking to jail those responsible for the country's economic debacle.
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New Earthquake Hits in Vicinity of Katla Volcano

New Earthquake Hits in Vicinity of Katla Volcano | Iceland | Scoop.it

An earthquake measuring 3.2 points on the Richter scale in strength was picked up by the Icelandic Meteorological Office’s sensors near Godabunga on Mýrdalsjökull glacier in south Iceland, which covers the volcano Katla, shortly before 7 pm last night.

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Angry Elves Said to Have Wreaked Havoc in West Fjords

Angry Elves Said to Have Wreaked Havoc in West Fjords | Iceland | Scoop.it
“I had been [in the mountain] before with other people who sensed the natural beings weren’t content with the disturbances to the ground and they hadn’t been asked to move. We sensed they were sad about it. I wanted for us to apologize,” Steinthórsdóttir said.
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