Iceland’s emigration center disappears under snow

ICELAND’S EMIGRATION CENTER DISAPPEARS UNDER SNOW: “WE’VE NEVER BEFORE HAD SNOW ON THIS SCALE” “We’ve never before had snow on this scale,” exclaimed Valgeir Þorvaldsson, director of the Icelandic Emigration Center in Hofsós, North Iceland [as reported by icelandmonitor]. Located in a two-story house, the Emigration Center practically disappeared under a monster Read more…

Iceland’s Huge Volcano Eruption

Scientists Just Discovered Something Extraordinary About Iceland’s Huge Volcano Eruption

Scientists Just Discovered Something Extraordinary About Iceland’s Huge Volcano Eruption Two years ago, Iceland’s Bardarbunga volcano erupted—and it kept erupting for the next 181 days, forming the largest volcanic depression ever seen. New research reveals the extraordinary processes that transpired beneath the surface, including the formation of a magma-filled canal Read more…