The 8th wonder of the world.
The 8th wonder of the world.
Well done, Earth.
They leave the nice children gifts and the naughty children ROTTING POTATOES.
The police “regret” the incident.
BuzzFeed’s exclusive look at acclaimed adventure photographer Chris Burkard’s chilly trip to Iceland.
According to The Global Gender Gap Report 2013, Iceland has the narrowest gender gap among 136 countries. The U.S. ranks 23rd on the list.
Because your dream vacation really should reflect how cool you are. Duh.
Plus a 19-year-old Lena Dunham’s letter to a sex columnist, 15 gloriously cheesy Breaking Bad knock-knock jokes, and a new problem called SLEEP TEXTING.
There is more to Iceland than glaciers, volcanoes, Sigur Ros, and Bjork. Here are 10 musicians from the Mid-Atlantic Ridge that you should be listening to if you’re not already.
Surely the best thing about traveling the world is finding all the best record shops, right?
Plus really early Nick Offerman, 9 terrible props used in bank robberies, and the greatest desk in the world.
Photo taken on a flight from Reykjavik, Iceland to JFK yesterday afternoon.
North Iceland just got hit with a major storm that left a lot of sheep trapped in the snow. Here are a couple of amazing photos, posted on Reddit, from the rescue operation. Good luck, Iceland’s sheep! We are rooting for you!
A spectacular vision of Nature. British photographer James Appleton braved blizzards and earthquakes to snap these once in a lifetime shots.
Geysers are Nature’s hadouken. Taken by Tatyana Kildisheva, this shot manages to capture the exact second before the Strokkur geyser on Iceland erupts, showing off the fire inside that causes water to spew up to 131 feet in the air every four to eight minutes. View Image ›
Here’s footage of the WikiLeaks honcho heating things up on a dance floor in Reykjavík, Iceland. Perhaps the one thing Julian Assange would like to keep hidden from the public. And, naturally, there’s already a remix. Watch Video ›
An expedition (of lunatics, apparantly) descend into the crater at Marum volcano in Vanuatu to document the raging lava lake up close. Watch Video ›
In a unanimous vote on Friday, Iceland passed a law allowing same-sex partners to wed. So any gays looking for an island wedding…head on up to Iceland!
There’s more to Iceland than Eyjafjallajökull and Bjork… View List ›
This ultimate counter to the white/blue hybrid deck that is modern society. [Tanner’s note: While I admire the creativity and pertinence of this, every true nerd knows land cards don’t have mana costs.] View Image ›
Lets play a little game. Try to figure out which of the following are photos taken in Iceland this week, and which are pictures of Mordor from Lord of the Rings. View List ›
New pics of the Eyjafjallajokull glacier in Iceland, where a volcano erupted early on Sunday March 21. View List ›
A volcanic eruption near Hvolsvollur, Iceland, has produced some spectacular photos.
This is a meeting of the minds on par with Lennon/McCartney or Sonny/Cher. Related: did you know that everyone in Iceland knows Bjork? It’s almost passé to know Bjork in Iceland. Ponder that. View Image ›
Previously on Iceland: 1) Iceland let its economy become way too dependent upon a banking system intertwined with über complicated mortgage backed securities. Then, the world banking industry collapsed. And on the next episode…revolution. Stay tuned.
The Wall Street Journal has a great story on how the global financial crisis caused Iceland’s entire economy to collapse. Poor Bjork!