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‘God’ cloud appears over volcano – NEWS.com.au


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'God' cloud appears over volcano
NEWS.com.au
The photo, which shows a cloud that resembles a human-like figure, is believed to be a sign from the gods by locals after the volcano blew for the first time in 40 years. On Wednesday local time, a state of emergency was declared in the town after the
Volcano Still Active, but Chile No Longer Fears Major BlastABC News
Flights disrupted as Chile's Calbuco volcano spews more ashABC Online
Chile volcano quietens but remains unstableReuters
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Posted on 26 April 2015 | 1:46 pm

WATCH: Hiker captures video of volcano erupting – Toronto Sun


WATCH: Hiker captures video of volcano erupting
Toronto Sun
Seeing a video of a volcano is pretty mind blowing. Hiking through a forest just below a volcano the second it erupts, however, is a whole other ball game. “Walter Witt” uploaded this exact video to YouTube on Thursday, showcasing the very birth of the …

Posted on 26 April 2015 | 1:42 am

Deadly Earthquake in Nepal; Chile Volcano Could Erupt for Months – ABC News


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Deadly Earthquake in Nepal; Chile Volcano Could Erupt for Months
ABC News
Good afternoon I'm Lindsay Janice ABC news headquarters in New York with this digital report. Rescuers are digging through the rubble of collapsed buildings in Kathmandu. The capital of Nepal where hundreds of people have been killed in a powerful …

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Posted on 25 April 2015 | 6:20 pm

Calbuco Volcano: Giant Human-Like Figure Rises God-Like In Smoke And Ash … – The Inquisitr


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Calbuco Volcano: Giant Human-Like Figure Rises God-Like In Smoke And Ash
The Inquisitr
After the eruption of the Calbuco volcano in Los Lagos, Chile on Wednesday — the first time in nearly four decades — local residents snapped photos of a thick plume of smoke and ash ejected from the volcano, from which an eerie, giant human-like

Posted on 25 April 2015 | 4:20 pm

4 dormant volcanoes close to home that may be waiting to explode 7:06 – CBC.ca


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4 dormant volcanoes close to home that may be waiting to explode 7:06
CBC.ca
Williams-Jones, a professor at SFU and a volcanologist, says volcanoes are known for their ability to catch people by surprise. He says it's never certain which dormant volcano may be the next big one, including those here on the West Coast. 1. Mount

Posted on 25 April 2015 | 1:58 am

Scientists find missing link in Yellowstone plumbing: This giant volcano is … – National Post


National Post

Scientists find missing link in Yellowstone plumbing: This giant volcano is
National Post
Yellowstone National Park is the home of one of the world's largest volcanoes, one that is quiescent for the moment but is capable of erupting with catastrophic violence at a scale never before witnessed by human beings. In a big eruption, Yellowstone
Magma carta: Newly-mapped Yellowstone volcano chamber could fill Grand RT
Yellowstone National Park's Volcano Goes Deeper Than Once ThoughtGuardian Liberty Voice
Yellowstone volcano's insides finally revealedSan Antonio Express-News
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Posted on 24 April 2015 | 8:04 pm

The ash cloud from the Chile volcano that just erupted is incredible – Business Insider


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The ash cloud from the Chile volcano that just erupted is incredible
Business Insider
The ash cloud from the Chile volcano that just erupted is incredible. Natasha Bertrand. Apr. 24, 2015, 3:16 PM; 1,215; 1 · facebook · linkedin · twitter; email; print. Calbuco Volcano REUTERS/Rafael ArenasSmoke and ash rise from the Calbuco volcano as …

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Posted on 24 April 2015 | 7:50 pm

Chilean volcano blasts out lightning and glowing shockwaves – The Weather Network


Chilean volcano blasts out lightning and glowing shockwaves
The Weather Network
Friday, April 24, 2015, 11:16 AM – The explosive eruption of Chile's Calbuco volcano on Wednesday triggered evacuations and has the entire region on alert, but it also sparked some interesting weather effects, and it may cause even more. Here's how.

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Posted on 24 April 2015 | 6:47 pm

Chile Volcano Eruption: Inside a Ghost Town as Volcanic Ash Rains Down – ABC News


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Chile Volcano Eruption: Inside a Ghost Town as Volcanic Ash Rains Down
ABC News
A volcano that was dormant for 42 years in Chile has erupted twice this week in a magnificent display. But the stunning twin blasts captured on photo and video has forced about 4,000 residents in towns nearby to evacuate as ash blanketed their …
Be Mesmerized by the Stunning Volcanic Eruption in ChileSlate Magazine (blog)
The epic volcano eruption that led to the 'Year Without a Summer'Washington Post (blog)
Calbuco volcano leaves city in southern Chile 'a ghost town'U-T San Diego
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Posted on 24 April 2015 | 4:58 pm

Chile: Volcano Spews Dangerous Ash – New York Times


Chile: Volcano Spews Dangerous Ash
New York Times
Twin eruptions from the Calbuco volcano in southern Chile have sent vast clouds of ash into the sky, increasing concerns that the dust could contaminate water, cause respiratory illnesses and ground more flights. The volcano erupted Wednesday for the

Posted on 24 April 2015 | 2:04 am

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Calbuco volcano, Chile

An explosive eruption occurred at Calbuco volcano, Chile on 22 April 2015. About 1500 residents were evacuated from the nearby town of Ensenada.

Posted on 22 April 2015 | 11:09 pm

Barren Island Volcano, India

Satellite images confirm renewed eruptions at Barren Island volcano, India, commencing 18 March 2015. More on Barren Island Volcano… … Continue reading →

Posted on 7 April 2015 | 6:35 am

PNG Earthquake mag 7.6

A magnitude 7.6 earthquake hit 70 km southeast of Rabaul volcano, Papua New Guinea on 30th March 2015. The earthquake focus was shallow at a depth of 33 km. Earthquake of this magnitude are able to disrupt volcanic systems. Nearby … Continue reading →

Posted on 30 March 2015 | 5:04 am

Lewotobi Volcano, Indonesia

Volcanic earthquakes increased at Lewotobi volcano, Indonesia,  on 13th March 2015. On 17th March 2015 the alert level was raised from normal to waspada (level 2). A 1 km radius exclusion zone was placed around the crater. More on Lewotobi … Continue reading →

Posted on 26 March 2015 | 8:33 am

Villarrica volcano, Chile

A large explosive eruption occurred at Villarrica volcano, Chile on 3 March 2015. The eruption produced a tall lava fountain and sent ash 30,000 ft altitude. More on Villarrica volcano… … Continue reading →

Posted on 6 March 2015 | 2:00 am

Bardarbunga Volcano, Iceland

Scientists in Iceland say the eruption of Bardarbunga volcano, Iceland is finished after 6 months of activity. More on Bardarbunga volcano… … Continue reading →

Posted on 1 March 2015 | 8:01 am

Ambrym volcano, Vanuatu

On 23 February 2015 a sulphur dioxide plume from Ambrym volcano extended 800 km from northern Vanuatu to New Caledonia. Satellite images indicated the eruption location was southwest of Lewolembwi crater inside the caldera. The magnitude 6.4 earthquake which preceded the … Continue reading →

Posted on 24 February 2015 | 7:22 am

Volcanoes News — ScienceDaily

Geothermal energy, aluto volcano, and Ethiopia’s rift valley

Scientists have new data on Ethiopia’s Rift Valley and Aluto volcano, a major volcano in the region. Aluto is Ethiopia’s main source of geothermal energy, a low-carbon resource that is expected to grow considerably in the near future. Preexisting volcanic and tectonic structures have played a key role in the development of the Aluto volcanic complex and continue to facilitate the expulsion of gases and geothermal fluids.

Posted on 24 April 2015 | 5:39 pm

Magma intrusion is likely source of Columbia-Ecuador border quake swarms

The ‘seismic crisis’ around the region of the Chiles and Cerro Negro de Mayasquer volcanoes near the Columbia-Ecuador border is likely caused by intruding magma, according to a new report.

Posted on 22 April 2015 | 4:17 pm

200th anniversary of Tambora eruption a reminder of volcanic perils

The volcanologist Stephen Self, an expert on super-eruptions, was the first modern-day scientist to visit Tambora in Indonesia, the site of the largest volcanic eruption in 1,000 years. On the 200th anniversary of its eruption in 1815, Self and others warn of the ever-present dangers of volcanoes like Tambora. Globally dispersed clouds of sulfate aerosols could lead to cooling, crop failures and famine, as happened in the ‘year without a summer’ of 1816.

Posted on 31 March 2015 | 2:24 pm

Volcanic eruptions found to durably impact climate through alterations to North Atlantic Ocean circulation

Particles emitted during major volcanic eruptions cool the atmosphere due to a ‘parasol’ effect that reflects sunlight. The direct impact of these particles in the atmosphere is fairly short, lasting two to three years. However, they alter for more than 20 years the North Atlantic Ocean circulation, which connects surface and deep currents and influences the climate in Europe.

Posted on 30 March 2015 | 12:27 pm

Scientists fly kites on Earth to study Mars

An unconventional research method allow planetary scientists to develop digital terrain models — think Google Earth on steroids — of geologic features on Earth, revealing that some of the things we see on Mars and other planets may not be what they seem.

Posted on 16 March 2015 | 1:30 pm