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9 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

The World's 10 Most Energy-Efficient Cities

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13 hrs ago | Daily Reporter

Review: 'Land Ho' a gently amusing oldster odyssey

The road movie is refitted for a charming spin around scenic Iceland in "Land Ho!," a serio-comedy of very modest ambition but a distinct character of its own.


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17 hrs ago | CSP

Food and Drink in the Land of Fire and Ice

OAKBROOK, TERRACE, Ill. -- Iceland is a place of overwhelming beauty. It's at once desolately remote--NASA astronauts trained for landing on the moon here in the 1960s--and truly alive, as the ground steams, boils and bubbles, waterfalls roar at frightening speeds, and volcanoes sit ominously under their icecaps, decades overdue to erupt.


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19 hrs ago | JamBase

Neil Young Plays Iceland | Announces Boston Shows

Neil Young has played many countries over the course of his illustrious career, but one country that had gone without a performance from the famed rocker was Iceland.


Related Topix: World News, Pop/Rock, Crazy Horse, Neil Young & Crazy Horse

Tue Jul 08, 2014

The ghostly town frozen in time

THIS beautiful town was destroyed by a huge volcanic eruption and now its ghostly ruins have started to emerge through the debris.


Related Topix: Volcanic Eruption, Natural Disasters, World News, Archaeology, Anthropology, Science, Travel



A new day in Iceland, a rainy day like the previous one ! The day before we had some sun in the evening and could enjoy the fantastic sceneries of Kerlingarfjoll mountains with a fantastic light, but that day we had rain all the day and could not make a lot of nice pictures ! The first place we visited on that raindy day was Gullfoss waterfall.


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8 Things You Didn't Know About Jewish Maine

Gordon and the Torah racked up more than 75,000 miles on a circuit that covered bases as disparate as Reykjavik, Iceland and Bermuda.


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First Belfast to Iceland flight launched

The connection, from Belfast International Airport, will first take off on 12 December and will operate twice a week all year round.


Related Topix: Travel, Europe Travel, Iceland Travel, Ireland Travel, Northern Ireland, Ireland Travel, World News

Neil Young debuts new track live in Iceland

Neil Young debuted a brand new song at his first ever Iceland show on Monday night.


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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Cool Hunting

Iceland's Nor ur & Co Salt : Made purely with geothermal energy in...

This past spring at Iceland's annual DesignMarch festival, we stumbled across a box of salt that left a lasting impression.


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UPDATE 1-Iceland to sell first euro bond since 2006

The Republic of Iceland is planning its first euro-denominated bond sale since 2006, a shift away from the US dollar funding it relied on after its banking sector defaulted.


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Heimaey: The Icelandic town frozen in time by a volcano

A sign reading "Pompei" points the way to an area destroyed by volcanic eruption on Iceland's Heimaey Island in 1973.


Related Topix: Volcanic Eruption, Natural Disasters, World News, Arctic Region, Archaeology, Anthropology, Science, Travel

Rotten Tomatoes

70% Land Ho

A pair of 60-something ex-brothers-in-law sets off on a road trip through Iceland, hoping to reclaim their youth.


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Sun Jul 06, 2014

Art Daily

Peter Liversidge's first show with the i8 opens in Reykjav k

This is the artist's first show with the gallery. Peter Liversidge lives and works in London.


Related Topix: Arts, Photography, Painting, World News

Iceland Review

Biologist: Puffin Numbers Continue to Decline

There are signs that the puffin stock in Iceland is at great risk again this year.


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American Thinker

One Hot, One Cool: Two Flicks

A refreshing buddy movie, this time doubly so because A, it takes place with two men of a certain age: old-timers taking a breather from retirement, disappointment, and sadness, and B, it unspools in Iceland, and the very venue is a delight in these muggy, Arthur-visited, over-blanketing summer days of stifling mercury.


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Sat Jul 05, 2014

Denver Post

Iceland fired up: Designers take rustic, graphic aesthetic global

Designer Sveinbjorg Hallgrimsdottir looks for inspiration for her art in a field in Eyjafjorour, in northern Iceland.


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Thu Jul 03, 2014

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Leisure travel rebounding after recession

Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.


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Woman charged following heroin bust at Edmonton International Airport

A 26-year-old woman has been charged after allegedly attempting to smuggle heroin into Canada in a backpack with modified compartments.


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Meteora, The Real Life 'Eyrie,' Deserves A Spot On Your Bucket List

It's not hard to see why the rocky pinnacles of Meteora have been featured in fantastical works...this place looks truly magical.


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