There’s an adage that says “if you live long enough you’ll see everything,” and that certainly applies to this story:

Really? Yep, really:

Judging from some of the replies to stories about that, there were many more in mourning than just showed up for the “service” in Iceland. Elsewhere, it was pretty much a “WTF” moment:

What’s not being explained is the reason the glacier wasn’t there before 700 years ago.

Hmm. It’s almost as if these things are cyclical.