the Icelandic fissure

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Take a dive inside the Icelandic fissure where 2 continents meet

By: Catie Leary

diveDivers traverse the astoundingly clear waters of the Silfra canyon in Iceland’s Þingvellir National Park. (Photo: nudiblue/Shutterstock)

If you’ve ever wanted to dive between two continental plates, there’s only one place in the world you can do it: the Silfra rift in southern Iceland.