Reykjavík Pond Heavily Polluted

Pollution levels in the pond in central Reykjavík are well above guideline limits, according to a new report on the situation of the pond, which states that the amount of e-coli bacteria and heavy metals in the pond are far too high.

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Record Heat in Iceland Yesterday

Temperatures rose above 20°C in many parts of the country yesterday and above 27°C in Thingvellir National Park, southwest Iceland—a new record this summer. Such a high temperature have not been measured in July in Iceland for many years.

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