What is the base in Thule, Greenland called?

Answer Thule Air Force Base in Thule, Greenland, is the United States Armed Forces northernmost installation. The base, which is located roughly 750 miles north of the Arctic Circle, provides missile warn... Read More »

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In what year was Iceland settled?

It is believed that Iceland was first settled in the later ninth century by Norwegian Vikings. The Vikings discovered the island in 874 while looking for arable land, and by 930, Iceland's first pa... Read More »

What percent of Iceland is the army in?

About 23.7% of Iceland's population is currently in the military. (Via wikipedia)

What is the capital city of the island nation of Iceland?

Reykjavik is the capital of Iceland and is also the nation's most populous city. The city has a population of 115,000 people; Iceland has a total population of about 300,000.References:Visit Reykja... Read More »

Why did Leif Ericson go to Greenland?

According to the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, it generally is accepted that Leif Ericson, son of Eric the Red, became the first European explorer to set foot in North America in 1000 or 1... Read More »