Picture copyright by Magnus Lundgren. Ever been dreaming about diving from one continent to another? Thanks to Magnus stunning picture we can see how it is can be done on Iceland. On one side we see America, on the other Europe. Only in Icelands Thingvellir Fault Zone is it this easy.

Earthquakes – What’s the fuzz?

What is an earthquake? Perhaps the question should have been; when does an earthquake start? For me as a physicist what we normally perceive as an earthquake is just the boring business end of a rather fascinating process, because the earthquake actually starts far back in time. What we normally see and feel as an…