Winged Victory: As of June, Icelandair has brought back its international service from San Francisco International Airport (SFO) to Reykjavik.
Our first Plus Hus has broken ground in Santa Monica, the beach city where Minarc is based.
In other tiny-but-mighty news: Cities across the US are banning single-use straws.
Zero-waste confirms its place in the lexicon as an eponymous bistro pops up in NYC.
The heat is on at The Nordic Museum in Seattle, which recently opened with a century-old pop-up sauna as part of its exterior.