GoldenGolden
Advanced Search
Iceland

Iceland

Island republic in northern Europe

Help us improve this page by adding information.
Visit our Writing Guide or this topic page for additional help.

Timeline

People

Name
Role
LinkedIn

Further reading

Title
Author
Link
Type
Date

Documentaries, videos and podcasts

Title
Date
Link

Companies

Company
CEO
Location
Products/Services

News

Title
Author
Date
Publisher
Description
Miranda Bryant
October 1, 2021
the Guardian
Experts hope he is resting and building up blubber reserves before returning to Arctic to look for mate
Pat Brans
September 29, 2021
ComputerWeekly.com
Most of Iceland's cheap, sustainable energy is currently used by aluminium smelters, but recognising the need to diversify, the Landsvirkjun power company now promotes other uses
Kalyeena Makortoff and Jamie Grierson
September 20, 2021
the Guardian
Shortage of carbon dioxide - used in meat industry and for fizzy drinks - is result of record energy prices
September 14, 2021
BBC News
Scientists are using the country to test drone tech that could one day explore the planet's terrain.
Mike Butcher
September 10, 2021
TechCrunch
Crowberry Capital, operating in Reykjavik and Copenhagen, has launched Crowberry II: a $90 million seed and early-stage fund aimed at startups in the Nordic region. A second close - bringing in an additional $40 million - is planned for July 2022. The EIF (European Investment Fund) is the lead LP on the fund, after putting [...]
Mike Butcher
September 10, 2021
TechCrunch
Crowberry Capital, operating in Reykjavik and Copenhagen, has launched Crowberry II: a $90 million seed and early-stage fund aimed at startups in the Nordic region. A second close - bringing in an additional $40 million - is planned for July 2022. The EIF (European Investment Fund) is the lead LP on the fund, after putting [...]
Caroline Donnelly
September 10, 2021
ComputerWeekly.com
As concerns mount about space and power constraints within several of Europe's largest datacentre hubs, enterprises are being urged to consider shifting more of their energy-intensive workloads to the Nordic countries
Editorial
September 9, 2021
the Guardian
Editorial: New carbon capture technology should be welcomed. But weaning the world off coal, oil and gas is what matters most
Agence France-Presse
September 9, 2021
the Guardian
Operators say the Orca plant can suck 4,000 tonnes of CO2 out of the air every year and inject it deep into the ground to be mineralised
Matt Dupuy
September 7, 2021
go.theregister.com
In space, everyone can see you emit brightly shining gas, X-rays, and radio waves
Graeme Wearden
August 25, 2021
the Guardian
Iceland's CEO warns that shortage of lorry drivers will hit Christmas Photograph: Maureen McLean/REX/Shutterstock
Matt Walton
August 16, 2021
news.google.com
It's my responsibility to maintain a safe environment for my students. That's why we need to require vaccinations at school.
August 9, 2021
Flipboard
Quartz - In Iceland, 96% of females and 90% of males 16 years or older have received at least one dose of a Covid-19 vaccine. Its vaccination rate, one of the highest in the world, makes it a particularly interesting place to look at the incidence and severity of breakthrough infections. Covid-19 vaccines ...
August 4, 2021
The Indian Express
A study identified New Zealand as the best place, positioned to carry on when or if others fall apart, in face of climate change, the pandemic and faltering global supply chains.
July 31, 2021
mint
Working fewer hours is getting a new look during the pandemic as companies experiment with cures for employee burnout
Science X staff
July 29, 2021
phys.org
New research has examined the factors that could lead to the collapse of global civilisation, with New Zealand identified as the country most resilient to future threats.
Sarah Butler
July 28, 2021
the Guardian
Plan to counter 'pingdemic' disruption flounders amid lukewarm reception from supermarket chains
By KIM COOK
July 22, 2021
AP NEWS
Mother Earth has been blowing off lots of steam lately - as well as ash and a mess of lava. The volcanic eruptions, and the pumice and other rock they leave in their wake, have inspired some remarkable decorative design.
Sarah Butler
July 21, 2021
the Guardian
Retailer says some outlets has been forced to close after more than 3% of staff has been asked to self-isolate
Science X staff
July 16, 2021
phys.org
Do you feel a bit sluggish after weekends? Would taking Friday or Monday off do the trick? Researchers from UK think tank Autonomy and the non-profit Association for Sustainability and Democracy (Alda) tend to agree in their joint report. They claim that 40-hour workweeks aren't necessary and even harmful to our well-being.
SHOW MORE
Golden logo
Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0; additional terms apply. By using this site, you agree to our Terms & Conditions.