Meet Iceland’s Monsters

JPV Publishing has released Meeting with Monsters by Jón Baldur Hlídberg and Sigurdur Aegisson, a curious book on strange creatures and monsters mentioned in Icelandic folk stories. The book is available in Icelandic and English.

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SMS to Replace Sheep Herding?

An unusual experiment is currently being executed in Húsavík in the remote Strandir region in the West Fjords. GPS equipment with a GSM transmitter has been placed in a collar around the neck of 13 ewes, which sends daily SMS messages with their locations.

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