Menu
RSS

New Volcanic Eruption in Iceland - Photos

A second effusive fissure eruption started in an ice-free area north of Bardarbunga, early this morning. The eruption is located in the Holuhraun lava field, where a small fissure opened Friday morning. No volcanic ash has been detected but lava has been flowing and flying.

Read more...

Iceland – a hotbed for bird flu viruses

Scientists at the University of Iceland, in collaboration with American and Icelandic colleagues, demonstrated that bird flu viruses from both continental Europe and North-America, as well as mixed virus strains are found in wild birds in Iceland. The results of this study were recently published in the scientific journal PLOs One.

Read more...

Possible strike in the Union of University Teachers

The following announcement is due to a possible strike in the Union of University Teachers. This strike will severely disrupt university operations, both students’ studies and other university activities. This is happening now, when high school (junior college) teachers in Iceland are already on strike. If the University teacher's strike goes through as well, a large part of young people in Iceland will be inactive at the same time.

Read more...
Subscribe to this RSS feed

Business

Politics

Travel

Sports

Entertainment

Culture