News Stories relating to "Iceland"
Monday, August 25, 2014
The past week has seen a significant level of seismic unrest across the globe.
In Iceland, the volcano Bárðarbunga hit the headlines worldwide but so far only a minor eruption of lava has taken place; however earthquake activity around the site continues.
Thursday, August 21, 2014
Our beleaguered climate is enough trouble without the effects of any other destabilizing factors; however, another huge volcano is predicted to erupt and unleash clouds of volcanic ash into the atmosphere in the very near future.
The volcano, one of the largest in Iceland, has been showing signs of awakening since August 16th since a...
Wednesday, March 2, 2011
Iceland doesn't just have volcanoes
under its massive ice sheets, it has earthquake swarms as well. Since earthquakes often set off
volcanoes, this makes sense. There have been over 400 earthquakes...
Friday, February 18, 2011
The volcano that erupted in Iceland last year
and disrupted the world's air traffic is about to do it again. Volcanologists say that Eyjafjallajokull threatens to send out a cloud of dust and it could even set off a swarm of earthquakes around the world. The February 8th...