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VIDEO: Skiing/hiking trip up Eyjafjallajökull volcano
Iceland Monitor
Mountain guide Ólafur Már Björnsson recorded this video on his drone in a skiing/hiking trip with The Icelandic Touring Association. The group hiked upon Eyjafjallajökull glacier, a volcano that erupted in 2010 and closed most air traffic in Europe for ...

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Iceland Monitor

New service centre and restaurant by Fjallsárlón lagoon
Iceland Monitor
Photo: Iceland Monitor/Sigurður Bogi. Fjallsárlón lagoon is located by Vatnajökull glacier. It's in many ... An earthquake of magnitude 4,3 took place in the Katla volcano in South Iceland yesterday. Scientists believe that the increased seismic ...



CBS News

Iceland on high alert with volcano due to erupt
CBS News
On top of a wall of blue ice is the outflow of a massive glacier that sits on top of Katla, one of Iceland's most active volcanoes. An intricate system of sensors monitors the glacier's every move, because when Katla erupts, it won't be fire but flood ...

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The Sun

Flight chaos threat for Brits as experts fear four of Iceland's volcanoes are set to erupt just like ...
The Sun
FOUR mighty volcanoes in Iceland including the one which caused air travel chaos across Europe in 2010 could erupt 'at any moment' say experts. Seven years ago the massive Eyjafjallajökull blew sending choking clouds of ash into the atmosphere across ...
Flight CHAOS looms for Brits as Iceland volcanoes 'ready to BLOW' into ash cloud hellDaily Star

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Iceland Monitor

Earthquake in Iceland's Reykjanes peninsula
Iceland Monitor
A large earthquake was felt today at noon around 5 km South West of Geirfugladrangi on the Reykjanes peninsula in Iceland. The earthquake was of a magnitude of 3.9. According to Bryndís Ýr Gísladóttir at the Iceland Met Office earthquakes in this area ...

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Iceland Monitor

Studiocanal co-producing Katla, the epic, volcanic, TV drama
Iceland Monitor
In Iceland volcanoes are often referred to as pregnant women, and Katla has likely carried to term as over the centuries “she” has erupted every 40-80 years. Of course there is nothing certain in these matters, and Katla might just as well erupt after ...

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Iceland Magazine

Seven years ago today: Eruption in Eyjafjallajökull, the volcano with the un-pronouncable name
Iceland Magazine
Early morning April 14 2010 one of the most consequential eruptions of Icelandic history began, when the Eyjafjallajökull volcano, hidden beneath the glacier bearing its name, erupted. Although the eruption was relatively small it had profound ...



Iceland Monitor

Hekla shows signs of eruption
Iceland Monitor
It's however impossible to say whether a Hekla eruption is to be expected soon or not, as eruptions come without much warning and with little correlation to other volcanic or earthquake activities in South Iceland. Today marks the 70th anniversary of ...
70th Anniversary of 1947 Hekla EruptionIcelandReview

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Reuters

Iceland magma drilling project may revive giant UK power cable link
Reuters
Iceland, a volcanic island that produces all its electricity from geothermal energy and hydropower, agreed with Britain last year to study building the 1,000-km long IceLink cable, which could power 1.6 million British homes. Those plans were delayed ...

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Iceland Monitor

25 pictures that show Icelandic highlands as work of art
Iceland Monitor
Hiker found near Iceland volcano “dead for days”. The tourist whose dead body was found yesterday afternoon close to the Askja volcano caldera in the Icelandic central highlands appears to have been dead for a number of days, say police. Askja.


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