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Unalaska officials head to Iceland

...Unalaska city officials will leave today on a 10-day trip to Iceland. The trip is at the invitation of a company that wants to sell the city geothermal energy. City manager Chris Hladick said Iceland America Energy, a subsidiary of Enex, has acquired geothermal...

...of the Arctic Circle hasn't stopped Iceland from nurturing a rich and varied design...policy was published this spring, and the Iceland Academy of the Arts gave its first master's...flew ahead to help find safe passage to Iceland. The raven has been a common design motif...
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Faithful worship vital to spiritual growth

Recent press releases on the length of life for men in Iceland took many by surprise. Conventional wisdom had touted the...climbs may be a better idea. The average lifespan of a man in Iceland is currently 81.6 years which is the longest in the world...
What others say: Alaska, Arctic neighbors can learn from each other's good to know Alaska isn't alone in its challenges.Meeting with the Alaska delegation were representatives from Iceland, Canada, Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Finland and Russia. In discussions over the course of the conference, they detailed...
Roger Curt Laber

...agriculture and animal husbandry. He worked as teacher before joining the armed services as an officer. When he was stationed in Iceland, he met and married his wife of 60 years, Magnea Thorarinsdottir, who became his longtime dancing partner. Roger had a...
Ruth L Johnson

...Island and the Seychelles for that purpose. Other travels took her to Costa Rica, London, Paris, Switzerland, Spain, Iceland and numerous other places. Ruth was preceded in death by daughter, Sherry (1951) and husband Henning (1999). She is...
A fishy United Nations treaty

...made its fisheries less important. In Iceland, however, fishing was premier. Following WWII, Iceland gained its independence from Denmark...other countries were fishing cod close to Iceland. So in 1952 Iceland extended its territorial...
Ash3D is federal answer to ash cloud response

...concerns. Following the 2010 eruption of Iceland's Eyjafjallajökull Volcano, costing...marked area, Mastin said. In the 2010 Iceland eruption forecasters overcompensated when...on the model. Already observatories in Iceland, South America, Ecuador and Indonesia...
Area athletes ready for World Powerlifting Championships

...Johnson compete Monday. Castellano left for Finland on Thursday while Johnson left Monday.While the opportunity of flying to Iceland and continuing to Finland, for a 22-hour total flight time, has an exciting novelty to it, Castellano and Johnson have...
New technology could answer lingering questions

...this technology located archival fish tagging technology, which appears capable of the task. Star Oddi based in Gardabaer, Iceland is a company which has developed this technology. This tag uses the earth's magnetic field, internal navigation along with...


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