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News Iceland » People: In Iceland, food is a challenge, not a meal

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.com/travel/story/20180117-in-iceland-food-is-a-challenge-not-a-meal
Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

But Icelanders like Gísli, it seems, revel in how bad their traditional food is. View image of Many people believe the Vikings are responsible for traditional Icelandic cuisine (Credit: Credit: Iarigan - Patricia Hamilton/Getty Images) People tend to ...

News Iceland » People: No serious injuries as public transit bus blown off the Ring Road in W. Iceland

News channel or source: http://icelandmag.visir.is/article/no-serious-injuries-public-transit-bus-blown-ring-road-w-iceland
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

... and South East Iceland, warning of high winds and dangerously powerful windgusts. Travellers are asked to show caution and slow down. People driving larger cars, like RVs, camper vans or cars pulling travel trailers are urged to stay off the road.

News Iceland » People: Viking Sex Slaves – The Dirty Secret Behind The Founding Of Iceland

News channel or source: http://all-that-is-interesting.com/iceland-founded-viking-slaves
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

Given the genetics of Iceland and the nature of the people who settled it, it’s possible that a large percentage of the first women on Iceland were taken there as slaves. With its incredible landscape, friendly people, and cheap flights, Iceland has ...

News Iceland » People: Iceland Airwaves Lost ISK 57 Million in 2016

News channel or source: http://icelandreview.com/news/2018/01/21/iceland-airwaves-lost-isk-57-million-2016
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

Organizers had expected 10,000 guests at the 2016 event, for instance, as opposed to the 8,500 people who actually came. The strong exchange rate made it more expensive for travelers to come to Iceland that year, Grímur noted. There were also much higher ...

News Iceland » People: The DNA of Iceland's First Known Black Man, Recreated from His Living Descendants

News channel or source: https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2018/01/hans-jonatan-iceland-genome-reconstructed/550667/
Publication date: Saturday 20 January 2018

passed down from his Icelandic wife and two children to hundreds of descendants since his death in 1827. “The old East Fjords people would often say, ‘Oh, yes, you’re descended from the black man,’” one living descendant told Gísli Pálsson in ...

News Iceland » People: Investment sparking fresh Icelandic dreams

News channel or source: http://www.fifa.com/womens-football/news/y=2018/m=1/news=investment-sparking-fresh-icelandic-dreams-2926327.html
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

“We have so many people coming from other associations these days,” says Klara Bjartmarz, KSI’s general secretary. “It’s lovely, and a great compliment to what has been achieved here.” It is also entirely understandable that the secret to ...

News Iceland » People: How to enforce gender equality? Iceland tests the waters

News channel or source: https://www.csmonitor.com/World/Europe/2018/0110/How-to-enforce-gender-equality-Iceland-tests-the-waters
Publication date: Saturday 13 January 2018

“If politicians decide to wait until the people are ready, or until nobody is going to oppose some legislative changes, nothing will happen.” By many measures, Iceland is already the best place to be a woman. The World Economic Forum has ranked it the ...

News Iceland » People: Greenpeace urges supermarkets to follow Iceland’s lead to go plastic-free

News channel or source: https://www.freshfruitportal.com/news/2018/01/22/greenpeace-urges-supermarkets-follow-icelands-lead-go-plastic-free/
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

That’s Iceland the retailer, not the country ... Greenpeace Spain EU plastics project leader Elvira Jiménez also recently published a column emphasizing how people around the world were building up a movement to transition to a society free of single ...

News Iceland » People: DNA from an escaped slave who ended up in Iceland ID’d in his descendants

News channel or source: https://arstechnica.com/science/2018/01/researchers-piece-together-a-200-year-old-genome-using-descendents-dna/
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

As luck would have it, Iceland is a place that happens to have an abundance ... she was most closely related to the Yoruba people from Benin. To see whether the historical claim of Jonatan's European paternity held water, the researchers also looked ...

News Iceland » People: Busty Kelly Brook cosies up to boyfriend Jeremy Parisi in steamy shots from Iceland’s Blue Lagoon

News channel or source: https://www.thesun.co.uk/tvandshowbiz/5386745/busty-kelly-brook-cosies-up-to-boyfriend-jeremy-parisi-in-steamy-shots-from-icelands-blue-lagoon/
Publication date: Saturday 20 January 2018

KELLY Brook looked as loved up as ever with her boyfriend Jeremy Parisi as she shared steamy shots of them on holiday in Iceland's Blue Lagoon ... so I think it’s about a kilogram each.” “People think they want to get a boob job, but I was born ...