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By Rachel Milani Established in 1939 by FDR, National Aviation Day is celebrated on August 19, the birthday of Orville Wright.  Aviation history hasn’t always been smooth sailing; hot air […]

Cana Island Lighthouse, Wisconsin

Lighthouses like the one in the image to the left, taken from the Great Lakes Maritime History Project, have captured the artistic eye of the nation, inspiring a variety of […]

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View across Tjörnin ("the Pond") in Reykjavík.

View across Tjörnin (“the Pond”) in Reykjavík.

Icelandic Online Dictionary and Readings

Icelandic Online is a free-access, Web-based course in Modern Icelandic language and culture, with supplementary resources. Major partners in developing this project were the University of Iceland in Reykjavík and the UW-Madison.

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