Safer and more resilient technology for expanding the use of geothermal energy in Europe is being developed and tested in Iceland. A particular challenge is developing more flexible casing for the much deeper geothermal facilities typically needed on mainland Europe.
Although the post is mostly symbolic the president does have the power to veto legislation and appoint governments.
Iceland has so far managed to contain COVID-19 and boasts that its vast open landscapes are ideal for social distancing.
Hafthor Bjornsson, who won the title of World’s Strongest Man in 2018, lifted 501kg to set a new world record.
Iceland's Hatari are known for their opposition to Israel's occupation of the Palestinian territories.
As the European Union steps up contingency plans for a No Deal Brexit, individual member states are also taking steps to deal with the possible fall out.
Reykjavik Pride has kicked off in Iceland, with events set to take place over the next ten days.
The country's tourism board wants to put a stop to the flow of plastic bottles into the ocean.
The Fjaðrárgljúfur canyon in Iceland has been closed to the public after hordes of visitors flocked to the site.
A glacier collapse sent a large wave towards the shores of Iceland on Sunday, March 31.
After going bust on Thursday, Icelandic budget carrier Wow Air left passengers stranded across two continents.
Our interview with outdoor image makers Ulrika Larsson and Lukasz Warzecha.
Police in Iceland say too many tourists put themselves at risk searching for the Northern Lights, whose spectacular streaks of color light up the winter skies.