It is ironic that coal fired power plants contribute to climate change which could result in the malfunctioning of the power plants, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
Morning clouds. Mild.
As rising temperatures drastically reshape Iceland’s landscape, businesses and government prepare for an uncertain future.
Volunteers from a local search and rescue squad worked through the night, trying to keep the animals in wet conditions. Another 20 whales were dead on the beach.
Before being colonised by the Vikings, Iceland was lush with forests but the fearsome warriors razed everything to the ground and the nation is now struggling to reforest the island.
This is a good illustration of why people should immediately leave the beach if a glacier calves.
Around 100 pilot whales were rescued from a fjord in west of the country, before becoming trapped again.
Iceland's conservative prime minister won a snap election despite a string of scandals, final results have confirmed, but it remained unclear whether he could form a viable coalition.
A tool for rehabilitating criminals or simply a way of granting special favours? In Iceland, a law that allows a murderer to become a lawyer or a paedophile a judge recently led to the government's downfall.
Kimi Raikkonen has become a father for the second time when his partner Minttu gave birth to their first daughter. We're pretty sure the little princess will melt the Iceman's heart.
Animal rights activists have expressed outrage after reports emerged that a large majority of whales harpooned each year in Norway are pregnant.
Iceland is in mourning after a young woman missing for eight days was found dead on a beach, in a rare crime that has gripped the nation.
Iceland honoured the passing of Okjokull, its first glacier lost to climate change, as scientists warn that some 400 others on the subarctic island risk the same fate.
Iceland is planning to mark the passing of Okjokull, its first glacier lost to climate change which threatens some 400 others on the subarctic island.
No whales will be harpooned off the waters around Iceland this year, as the island nation's two whaling companies have decided to abandon the summer whaling season for the first time in 17 years.
Icelanders are celebrating the end, three decades ago, of a sobering dry spell in their country's history - a ban on beer.
Eish! As if there wasn't enough animosity between Ford and Toyota bakkies... a video shows a Hilux 'rescuing' a Chris Harris' F-150 Raptor from deep, slushy snow during a film he shot in Iceland.
Icelanders are going to the polls for the third time in four years in an island nation that became a symbol of the global financial crisis.
Iceland's president has accepted the resignation of the volcanic island's prime minister, who says a new election mostly likely will be held on November 4.
It's named after a Nordic god and drills deep into the heart of a volcano: "Thor" is a rig that symbolises Iceland's leading-edge efforts to produce powerful clean energy.
Iceland's anti-whaling campaigners are confronting a massive demand for whale meat driven by restaurants catering to tourists.
US President-elect Donald Trump's first foreign trip will be a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
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