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Volcano near Iceland airport begins erupting, produces spectacular lava flow

A volcano in southwest Iceland began erupting Wednesday, the country’s meteorological authorities said. The Icelandic Meteorological Office said the eruption is near the Fagradalsfjall mountain, 32 kilometers southwest of the capital, Reykjavik. A live video feed from the site shows molten lava spewing from a narrow fissure. The eruption follows days of small earthquakes in […]

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American skateboarder Josh Neuman among four killed in a plane crash in Iceland

US skateboarder and filmmaker Josh Neuman was one of four people killed in a plane crash in Iceland, local authorities confirmed. Neuman, who produced skateboarding videos for almost 1.2 million YouTube subscribers, had been in the country sightseeing and shooting a commercial when a plane he was in went missing on February 3. On Sunday, […]

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Woman tests positive for Covid-19 mid-flight test, isolates in toilet for five hours

An American school teacher says she spent five hours in voluntary self-isolation in a plane’s toilet after testing positive for Covid-19 mid-flight. Marisa Fotieo says she felt her throat hurt while travelling from Chicago to Reykjavik, in Iceland, on 20 December. Ms Fotieo says she performed a rapid test with a kit she had brought […]

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WATCH: Drone captures mesmerizing footage of erupting volcano in Iceland

After thousands of mild and not-so-mild earthquakes in Iceland, Mount Fagradals ejected a stream of lava from its belly, spewing the river down its side like a glacier of fire. Many people flocked to the nearest road to the mountain to look at the glowing embers but one photographer flew his drone right over to […]

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Iceland Volcano Eruption: Fagradalsfjall seems to be calming

The volcano that erupted in Iceland seems to be subsiding, scientists say. Lava at Fagradalsfjall burst through a crack in the Earth’s crust hundreds of metres long and a series of small fountains turned the night sky red. JUST IN – Eruption underway at Iceland's #Fagradalsfjall volcano. pic.twitter.com/DxcrEru8Tm — Disclose.tv 🚨 (@disclosetv) March 19, 2021 […]

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Iceland: After thousands of earthquakes volcano erupts near capital Reykjavik

A volcano has erupted south-west of Iceland’s capital Reykjavik, the country’s meteorological office says. It says the fissure is about 500-700 metres long at Fagradalsfjall on Reykjanes peninsula. The last eruption there was some 800 years ago. Iceland has recorded more than 40,000 earthquakes in the past three weeks. In 2010, the eruption of another […]

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‘Lava is trying to push its way’: Iceland hit by over 40,000 earthquakes in 20 days

Icelanders are having sleepless nights as the country has been hit by over 40,000 earthquakes in mere 20 days. No one knows when the next one will hit or how much damage it will cause, leading citizens on constant high-alert. WATCH: Volcano erupts near Iceland’s capital Reykjavik However, their troubles look far from over, as […]