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  1. Foam opens exhibition of works by French photographer St phanie SolinasRead the original story

    13 min ago | Art Daily

    ... cartography - consisting of photographs, video and strange objects - Solinas maps a cerebral reality, that in Iceland is considered equally real as the material world. In doing so, she does not attempt to prove or disprove the existence of the ...


  2. A rapist and the woman he attacked explore that dark chapter in their livesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... Tom Stranger, the Australian who raped her when she was 16 years old and he was an 18-year-old exchange student in Iceland. This is an edited extract from the book they wrote together after their extraordinary reconciliation. Thordis, I don't know ...


  3. If Only We had More Midnight Basketball:Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | BrothersJudd Blog

    Iceland knows how to stop teen substance abuse but the rest of the world isn't listening : In Iceland, teenage smoking, drinking and drug use have been radically cut in the past 20 years. Emma Young finds out how they did it, and why other countries won't follow suit.


  4. Iceland's president says he would ban pineapple on pizza if he couldRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Last week, in a question-and-answer session with pupils at a school in the northern city of Akureyri, President Gudni Johannesson was asked his position on the issue. We can add a new name to 2017's roll call of awful world leaders - if we can spell it - Gu ni Thorlacius Johannesson, president of Iceland.


  5. Iceland Pictures--Hallgrimm's ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Right on the Left Coast

    Reykjavik is a beautiful little city, and the high point, both figuratively and literally, is the Hallgrimmskirkja, on a hill in the middle of the city. These first two pictures are from my trip there in July 2015: Also in July 2015, here's the view from the church tower: As I said, it's a beautiful city.


  6. Keeping Up With The Kattarshians Is Iceland's Newest Hit ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Cinema Blend News

    ... started off with 4 nine-week-old kittens found in a trailer park in Reykjavik, and it quickly rose to popularity in Iceland . No official numbers have been released regarding the live stream but Deadline writes that the host website Nutiminn had its ...


  7. Will Decades-Old Murder Cases be Reheard?Read the original story

    Friday | Iceland Review

    Yesterday, the Supreme Court of Iceland confirmed four-week police custody of a man, suspected of having raped two women and groped the third, following an annual celebration at a hotel in South Iceland. The Icelandic Met Office has issued a strong gale warning for the northeastern part of the central highlands today, and a violent gale warning for all parts of the country tomorrow and heavy rain in the southeast.


  8. School says pupils 'witnessed act of discrimination' when...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | IcNetwork

    ... has yet been given by the American authorities. Juhel Miah, who is a Muslim, was removed from a plane in Reykjavik, Iceland, by security officials while travelling to New York with a group of students and other teachers from the school. Writing for ...


  9. Severe Weather UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Iceland Review

    Numerous roads have been closed in Iceland, due to the severe weather affecting the country. Our photographer Pall Stefansson is in Fljotshli , South Iceland, where he took the photo above in very windy conditions.


  10. Iceland's president says he would not ban pineapple pizzaRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 23 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... pizza implicitly, Congress wouldn't dare oppose any of his executive orders. Realistically though the president of Iceland was more than likely making a point about eating responsibly and locally as Iceland is a huge producer of seafood and ...


  11. Fleet Foxes Announced for 2017 Iceland Airwaves FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Spin

    Today, Iceland Airwaves has announced the lineup for the this year's festival . Featuring acts like Fleet Foxes , Billy Bragg , and Arab Strap , the five-day festival offers a glimpse of Iceland's arctic landscape as the festival spills across clubs and bars throughout downtown Reykjavik.


  12. Picking up Steam for ISK 13 BillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Iceland Review

    An investment of ISK 13 billion will be needed to ensure adequate steam for Hellishei i Geothermal Plant, RUV reports. Bjarni Bjarnason, CEO of Reykjavik Energy, stated that plans have failed and utmost caution has not been shown.


  13. Muslim denied US entry case disturbing, says UK ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Newsday

    ... of Commons, said the incident ran contrary to the US policy on British citizens. Mr Miah had flown to Reykjavik, Iceland, with a party from Llangatwg Community School in Aberdulais, Neath, before boarding an onward flight to New York on 16 February. ...


  14. Iceland prez won't ban pineapples on pizzaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Reykjavik: Despite his distaste for pineapple-topped pizza, Iceland;s President Gudni Johannesson has no plans to ban it, admitting he doesn;t have the powers to pull the Hawaiian. The pineapple polemic erupted last week when a high school student asked Johannesson what he thought of putting the fruit on a pizza with the president admitting he hated it and would ban it if he could.


  15. British Muslim teacher denied entry to USRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 22 |

    ... accompanying the children, aged 12-15, on a trip to New York, which included a one-night stopover in Reykjavik, Iceland. Muslim by religion, Miah was born in Birmingham, England, and grew up in Swansea, Wales. The trip was due to be his first visit ...


  16. EVE Online Hunts for Real PlanetsRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Blue's News

    ... 17 (April 6-8) , which you can watch on the Fanfest Live Stream, or in person during Fanfest 2017 here in Reykjavik, Iceland.


  17. Last dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Right on the Left Coast

    ... I've been wearing this rabbit skin hat I brought to keep my head warm, but I don't really like it. So I bought an Iceland beanie with fleece inside :) There's a cemetery between the hotel and the main downtown district. We've walked through it a ...


  18. 'EVE Online' is crowdsourcing the search for real exoplanetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Engadget

    ... of the first exoplanet, will give a full presentation on the project during this year's EVE Fanfest in Reykjavik, Iceland. This is not CCP Games' first foray into "citizen science." EVE Online players used Project Discovery last year to contribute ...


  19. 'EVE Online' Players Start Looking for Real-Life ExoplanetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | WorthPlaying

    ... e to EVE in 2017, with a full presentation by Michel Mayor scheduled for 6-8 April at EVE Fanfest 2017 in Reykjavik, Iceland.


  20. EVE Online gamers to join in exoplanet search through scientific collaborationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Market Wire

    ... to EVE in 2017, with a full presentation by Michel Mayor scheduled for April 6-8 at EVE Fanfest 2017 in Reykjavik, Iceland. About CCP CCP is a leading independent game developer and has been praised for its artistry, game design and unique ...