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Bad forecast for Friday and Saturday

Bad forecast for Friday and Saturday

The Icelandic Met Office is forecasting bad weather in North Iceland as of Friday afternoon. Strong wind from north and northwest, heavy rain and low temperature, so above 200-300 meters snowstorm can be expected....

The Pirate Bay finds new home in Iceland

The Pirate Bay finds new home in Iceland

After bouncing around several top-level domains over the past couple of months, BitTorrent tracker The Pirate Bay has finally found a home in Iceland, mashable.com reports. The Pirate Bay’s search for a TLD — initiated as...

Húsavík by Örlygur Hnefill

No wonder some people call it nIceland.

The World Economic Forum’s Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Report 2013 was published earlier this month. Iceland and New Zealand were considered most welcoming towards foreign tourists in a ranking of 140 countries. The attractiveness...

Coronal Mass Ejection

Northern Lights show of a lifetime

If you are in Iceland today, or on your way here in the next two days, be prepared for the show of a lifetime. Yesterday, the sun erupted with an Earth-directed coronal mass ejection,...

How I discoverd Iceland

How I discoverd Iceland

I think it was in 2006 that I discovered a website with links to live cameras around the world. There were some categories to choose from, cameras from Asia, cameras from America, cameras from...