• Katla on Netflix: Volcanoes, Glaciers, and Meteorites, Oh My!

    1 month ago - By DNA Science

    I usually write about a sci fi book or film midsummer. That's more necessary this summer than ever, when science reality - half a population refusing vaccination inviting natural selection to favor ever-deadlier viral variants - is far more alarming than anything anyone could make up. So I was easily sucked into Katla , a terrific 8-part series on Netflix.
    As the first episode opens, it's a year after a massive eruption of Katla, a volcano that looms over the small seaside village of Vík in southern Iceland, about 115 miles from Reykjavik. Until the blast, a glacier capped Katla. In real...
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