Family with pets discussing disaster preparedness
  • April 11, 2024
Emergency Preparedness: Protecting Pets During Earthquakes

Understanding the Effect of Earthquakes on Pets During an earthquake, pets experience fear, disorientation, and high levels of stress. Unlike humans, they don’t understand the nature of the event. Hence,…

Icelandic landscape depicting the aftermath of a volcanic eruption
  • February 5, 2024
How Weather Influenced Iceland’s Settlement

Understanding the Climate of Medieval Iceland In the medieval era, Iceland’s climatic conditions were more favorable than now, with milder weather thanks to warm water currents from the Gulf Stream.…