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Hear history speaking

Parker O’Halloran shares eight interesting facts about Iceland and its language, including their creative translations of American movie titles.

The quiet skies

Ilan Kelman looks at Iceland’s Eyjafjallajökull volcanic eruption and how it stalled travel and affected everything from electronics to health.

Bloody tourists!

Musician Gunnar Hjálmarsson (aka Dr. Gunni) makes a list of things that tourism has done to “ruin” cities in Iceland. (It’s not what you think.)

Sørfond awards grants

The Norwegian Film Institute announces that the Sørfond jury selected six film projects in five countries to award NOK 3 million to for 2022.

Summer soccer updates

Business and Sports Editor Michael Kleiner reports that the Norwegian women’s soccer team has one win, one loss in European championships.

Welcome to Iceland!

Editor-in-chief Lori Ann Reinhall invites readers to enjoy our Iceland issue full of beautiful photos, sheep, wool, sweaters, art, and humor.