National Geographic : 1945 Nov
© National Geographic Society *Kodachrome byLutner M.Unovan Ducks on a Warm Beach, Skaters on Ice-That's the Paradox in Subarctic Reykjavik, Seen onaHazy Winter Day Tamed wild ducks enjoy an outlet from the city's hot-spring heating system (Plate XVII). A road, seen as a wall and bridge, bisects Lake Tjornin. Beyond thepassing automobile stands the Parliament Building, which houses the modern Althing. Three towers are radio masts;Odd Fellows Hall partly blocks one.