Tag: iceland

Iceland Halts use of Moderna Vaccine for all Ages Citing Health Concerns
On Oct. 8, Iceland announced that it was halting the use of Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine after other Nordic nations took similar measures. But unlike Sweden, Denmark, and Finland that have all banned the vaccine’s use...
Volcanic Eruption In Iceland’s Glowing Lava Fountains Seen From Space
The eruption on March 19 at Fagradalsfjall volcano in southwestern Iceland colored the skies brilliant red, illuminating the night with stunning lava flows and with fiery plumes that could be seen from space.  According to...
A medical worker (L) administers a Covid-19 coronavirus vaccine to a man at a temporary vaccination center in Beijing on January 8, 2021. (Image: STR/CNS/AFP via Getty Images)
AstraZeneca COVID-19 Vaccine Suspended in Countries Worldwide
The Danish government has temporarily stopped administering AstraZeneca COVID-19 shots after several people experienced blood clots. The country’s health authority stated that its decision was based on a precautionary principle. The decision to suspend AstraZeeca...