Daily Archives: July 27, 2010

Katla Volcano: The Latest

Just last week I blogged about the issuance of new postage stamps from the Iceland Post company celebrating the Eyjafjallajökull eruptions (celebrating?). I mentioned too how small but nearly continuous earthquakes at the site of Eyjafjallajökull’s sister volcano Katla were keeping volcanologists, geologists and residents anxious about a likely imminent eruption. Experts expect the coming […]

Germany: Fries Shrink in Heat

If you were to ask most girls what their favorite snack was they’d probably say anything chocolate or perhaps ice cream. Well that’s not the case with me, even though I do enjoy homemade vanilla ice cream and a Snickers bar every now and then. I’d have to say my biggest food weakness is most […]