Chief of State:
Head of State:
Nunarput utoqqarsuanngoravit (Our Country, Who's Become So Old also translated as You Our Ancient Land)
Henrik Lund/Jonathan Petersen
Although previously under Danish monarchy for four hundred years, Greenland,
the Faroe Islands, and Iceland were formally Norwegian possessions until 1814 ...
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The inhabitants of Greenland originate from Central Asia. The country is part of
the North American continent, but geopolitically the island is part of Europe.
The following is a list of ten interesting geographic facts
is thought to have been inhabited since prehistoric times by various Paleo-Eskimo groups; however, specific archaeological research does shows the Inuit entering Greenland
around 2... More »
Jun 19, 2015 ... Greenland is the largest island in the world. Almost eighty percent of the island is
covered with ice. Nuuk is the capital city.
Apr 17, 2013 ... The other day I was reading about a kayak trip to Greenland, by a fellow blogger,
and it inspired me to research Interesting facts about ...
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1. In Viking legends, Greenland is described exactly as its name suggests: a
green, fertile land. Today, however, only around 16% of Greenland is actually ...