Egill Bjarnason

Egill Bjarnason

Bitcoin

Iceland is a bitcoin miner's haven, but not everyone is happy

Environmentalists are concerned about bitcoin mining's damaging effect on the land as the cryptocurrency's value halves.

Iceland is a bitcoin miner's haven, but not everyone is happy

Environment

Tourism boosts Iceland's whaling industry

Iceland's anti-whaling campaigners confront massive demand for whale meat driven by restaurants catering to tourists.

Tourism boosts Iceland's whaling industry