Phenomenal phenomenon: nornahár / witch’s hair / Pele’s hair. No, that’s not tumbleweed; nor is it weather-matted sheep wool. This rare volcanic glass thread has been emitted from the current Holuhraun eruption in Iceland. Watch the video to see this stone tumble across the black-sand desert.
Gas exposure safety guidelines
Almannavarnir (Civil Protection and Emergency Management) has a new website with frequent updates on earthquake and eruption news. Especially helpful for travel safety.