Earth science news sources and
There are no online earth science news
sources or journals yet in Iceland, but there are several
professional earth science journals while some newspapers and
magazines frequently give well illustrated accounts of natural
- Jökull - The journal of the Glaciological
Society & Geoscience Society of Iceland Articles are in
English, with an Icelandic summary and cover the complete range
of earth science topics in Iceland.
Eds. Helgi Björnsson, Leo Kristjánsson and
Bryndís Brandsdóttir, Science Institute, Univ. of
Iceland, Dúnhaga 5, IS-107, Reykjavík,
- Náttúrufræðingurinn - The
journal of the Natural History Society of Iceland.
Íslands). Articles are in Icelandic with an English
summary. Covers all natural history, predominantly about
Iceland. Always carries earth science material.
Ed. Sigmundur Einarsson.
E-mail: nattnattfs.is. Fax: (354) 5620815 tel: (354)
Address: Náttúrustofnun Íslands, Hlemmi 3,
Pósthólf 5355, 125 Reykjavík, Iceland.
- Acta Naturalia
Náttúrufræðistofnun Íslands ) -
overview of the publications of the Natural History Museum,
with links to fully documented titles. Includes published maps.
Newspapers and magazines
(In Icelandic) Iceland´s largest daily newspaper. Full
online services available by subscription, but news on major
earth science events in Iceland are usually posted specially.
Older copies available.
Review- popular general magazine on Iceland in English.
Their web site posts
Institutions and organisations of
interest to the earth sciences.
involved with earth science (arranged subjectively in order of
relevance to highschool use)
General Links of Interest
- World Wide Web Servers in Iceland - list of
WWW servers in Iceland from ISnet - the Icelandic Internet. (
ISnet is a collective term for the Icelandic segments of NORDUnet
and EUnet. The network is operated by