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  1. Iceland's gold rush: Tourist trade booms, but will it bust?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Edmonton Journal

    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.

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  2. Whaling Damages Lamb ExportsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Iceland Review

    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.

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  3. Red Hot IcelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | Wall Street Journal

    The Reykjavik skyline features the Church of HallgrA mur, a Lutheran church completed in 1986.

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  4. Withey: Iceland's literary output inspiringRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Canada.com

    "There's a saying in Iceland that everyone has a book in their stomach waiting to come out," says Egill Johannsson, managing director at Forlagid, Iceland's biggest publishing house.

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  5. Drafthouse Films' the Final Member Documentary Out TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Get ready for a fascinating new documentary called The Final Member that I wanted to put on your radar... Paris has the Louvre.

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  6. Foreign CorrespondentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Wall Street Journal

    The Reykjavik skyline features the Church of HallgrA mur, a Lutheran church completed in 1986.

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  7. ‘The Final Member’: a look at Phallological MuseumRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Seattle Times

    'The Final Member,' a documentary by Jonah Bekhor and Zach Math. 75 minutes. Rated R for phallic images, sexual references, graphic nudity and brief language.

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  8. Iceland's Penis Museum Got a New Specimen - And a DocumentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | Time

    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."

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  9. conneXion 2014 to Help Retailers to "Be the Future in Retail"Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | PRWeb

    Leading Microsoft Dynamics retail and hospitality provider LS Retail will host conneXion 2014 to help retailers tackle the new era of consumerism and survive the upcoming predicted disruption in the market.

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  10. The Final Member Exposes Life at Iceland's Penis MuseumRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | OC Weekly

    "There is more space in the house now," says the wife of Sigurdur "Siggi" Hjartarson.

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  11. Icelandic ConfirmationRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Iceland Review

    Watch an audio slideshow of a Lutheran confirmation, a longstanding tradition in Iceland.

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  12. Greenland's Icecap Loses StabilityRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Our World 2.0

    A region of the Greenland ice sheet that had been thought to be stable is undergoing what glaciologists call "dynamic thinning".

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  13. HverfjallRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | TrekEarth

    One more point of view on the beautiful Hverfjall crater in the Myvatn lake area in the north of Iceland.

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  14. Now That's an EndowmentRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Houston Press

    "There is more space in the house now," says the wife of Sigurdur "Siggi" Hjartarson.

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  15. Museum of Sex Hosts Teaser Screening of the Final Member TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | BroadwayWorld.com

    In Collaboration with Drafthouse Films, Museum of Sex are proud to present a preview screening of THE FINAL MEMBER, a fascinating new documentary about Iceland's Phallus museum.

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  16. This Time-Lapse Video Makes Iceland Look Like a Science Fiction WonderlandRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Switched

    You may have already seen this 2012 time-lapse video of Iceland , but dare we say this new video of the Northern lights over Iceland is even better? Shot by photographer Oli Haukur Myradi of Ozzo Photography , this time-lapse video of the Aurora Borealis in Iceland was filmed in the winter of 2014 , and is set to some seriously rockin' jams.

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  17. KE7B Members To Leave For Ice-capped Greenland TomorrowRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Malaysian National News Agency

    Eight members of the 7 Continents Exploration Club will leave for Iceland tomorrow for a ski expedition across Greenland, Denmark, starting April 25, covering a distance of 550 km.

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  18. NunaMinerals publishes Interim Report for Q1 2014Read the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | GlobeNewswire

    The result before tax for the period was a loss of 1.7 mDKK after capitalisation of exploration and evaluation costs, which is according to expectations.

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  19. 5 Takeaways From the U.N. Climate Change ReportRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | WMFE

    Why has the U.S. been reluctant to address climate change? Watch Climate of Doubt , FRONTLINE's exploration of the shift in public opinion.

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  20. Greenland's Icecap is Becoming UnstableRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Truthdig

    Greenland - the largest terrestrial mass of ice in the northern hemisphere - may be melting a little faster than anyone had guessed.

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