My Turn: Alaska, Iceland teaming up on geothermal is a win-win

...and diplomatic briefings in Reykjavik, Iceland, confirmed for me that citizens of this...and bust. My long-term interest in Iceland has focused on that nation's expertise...CSG colleagues, our experience to help Iceland deal with a major fiscal crisis. A year...
Iceland president says whale hunt only for research

ANCHORAGE - The president of Iceland said Monday it would be wrong to ascribe...whale hunt in more than a decade. Iceland launched three ships on Sunday to...resumption of commercial whaling by Iceland. Asked if that were the case, President...
Iceland service from ANC begins Wed.

...Sundays and flights to Reykavjik on Mondays and Thursdays.The Iceland-based airline's website lists flight time from Anchorage...passengers convenient and economical flights from Alaska to Iceland and a refreshing new option when flying from Alaska to Europe...
Slack Tide: Local Jökul

...referred to a specific recurring glacial outburst flood near Vatnajökull, Iceland. Despite the age-old maxim about Vatnajökull, Iceland, what happened in Vatnajökull, Iceland, did not stay in Vatnajökull, Iceland. Today, "jökulhlaup" can...
NASA project to check out summer sea ice

...It's also a follow-up to a 2012 scan in Iceland using the laser technology, known conducted, said similar data as the Iceland mission will be collected over summer...cold sea ice that we have based out of Iceland," she said.Test pilot Tim Williams...
Fish are food, and fashion

...seafood CEOs.Sigfusson, the director of Iceland Ocean Cluster, does his business by improving...industry continues into the future.Both Iceland's and Alaska's economies rest a total of $7 billion annually to Iceland's economy, and $5.8 billion to Alaska's...
Conference to promote economic creativity

What do Juneau and Iceland have in common? A fish-driven economy...insights of Thor Sigfusson, visiting from Iceland next week to speak on innovation in...founder and managing director of the Iceland Ocean Cluster, will give his perspective...
Icelandic fashion designer kicks off 'Bling'

...acclaimed fashion designer from Reykjavik, Iceland. In Juneau, Sigurðardottir's 1960, designer Sigurðardottir left Iceland for the first time to attend Parsons School...creating pieces that are reflective of Iceland's landscape."I wanted to create...
Good Reads: Summer vacation edition

...the latest in the "Outlander" series (by Diana Gabaldon).James Brooks, editor, Capital City Weekly:While I was in Iceland last month I read "The Long Mars" by Terry Pratchett and Stephen Baxter, a sequel to "The Long Earth."It's about a...
Bankrupt Iceland is getting steamed

...might achieve some of their demands. Take Iceland, the first but surely not the last country...neoliberal Independent Party collapsed. Iceland's interim government, built from fall in the current global crash. Iceland's currency, the krona, has collapsed...


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