It was the area’s first volcanic eruption in nearly 800 years.
Lava lovers flock to Iceland's spectacular erupting volcano
The Fagradals Mountain volcano had been dormant for 6,000 years, and the Reykjanes Peninsula hadn't seen an eruption of any volcano for nearly 800 years.
As Iceland‘s glaciers recede, scientists predict that they may largely vanish in the next 100-200 years.
The whales — called Little White and Little Grey — were captured in Russian waters and sold to Changfeng Ocean World aquarium in Shanghai over ten years ago.
The study of more than 30,000 people in Iceland is good news for vaccine efforts.
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.