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Sakurajima Volcano Shoots Out Lava, Ash And Lightning During Eruption – Huffington Post


Huffington Post

Sakurajima Volcano Shoots Out Lava, Ash And Lightning During Eruption
Huffington Post
Sakurajima sits in Kagoshima Bay, looming over Kagoshima City, whose 600,000 residents often endure plumes of ash during its regular activity. For them, Friday's eruption was just another day living in the shadow of one of the world's most active
Fleeting Wonders: A Lightning-Filled Volcano Doesn't Faze JapanAtlas Obscura
Watch a Japanese Volcano Put on a Spectacular ShowSmithsonian
Spectacular eruption of Japan's Sakurajima volcano throws 2.2km smoke column skyward9news.com.au
UPROXX –Capitalberg –Korea Portal (English Edition)
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Posted on 8 February 2016 | 4:45 am

New Smoke and Ash Eruption at Turrialba Volcano in Costa Rica – The Costa Rica Star


The Costa Rica Star

New Smoke and Ash Eruption at Turrialba Volcano in Costa Rica
The Costa Rica Star
On Saturday afternoon, geologists at the Observatory on Volcanology and Seismology at the National University of Costa Rica (Spanish acronym: OVSICORI) reported a new eruption at the Turrialba Volcano, the most active colossus in our country.

Posted on 7 February 2016 | 7:14 pm

Mount Soputan volcano erupts in North Sulawesi, Indonesia – Xinhua


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Mount Soputan volcano erupts in North Sulawesi, Indonesia
Xinhua
JAKARTA, Feb. 7 (Xinhua) — Mount Soputan volcano in North Sulawesi province of Indonesia erupted several times on Sunday, spewing a column of hot ash by up to 2.5 km high, official of disaster management agency said. Mount Soputan, located some 60 …
Mount Soputan in North Sulawesi of indonesia volcano eruptsNewsGhana.com.gh
Small volcano, Soputan, erupts in in IndonesiaNewsx
Indonesia's Mount Soputan eruptsBusiness Standard

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Posted on 7 February 2016 | 12:47 pm

Is It Crazy to Hike a Volcano in Yeezy Boots? – Condé Nast Traveler


Condé Nast Traveler

Is It Crazy to Hike a Volcano in Yeezy Boots?
Condé Nast Traveler
Since then, I've wanted to pack them wherever I go—even on a trip up a volcano. When the opportunity presented itself this past weekend, I decided to test my theory, and my Yeezys were the first things in my suitcase. Manhattan to the mountain: Could

Posted on 5 February 2016 | 10:19 pm

Volcano Erupts in Japan, Triggering Dramatic Lightning Strikes Against Night Sky – ABC News


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Volcano Erupts in Japan, Triggering Dramatic Lightning Strikes Against Night Sky
ABC News
It was a calm evening in Japan today, when suddenly an orange burst erupted from Sakurajima volcano covering the clear, starry sky with black clouds, video that captured the dramatic event shows. The volcano erupted around 7 p.m. local time in Japan, …
Sakurajima volcano in Japan eruptsThe Guardian
Japan's Sakurajima volcano flares to life in an eruption of lava and lightningWashington Post
Sakurajima Volcano Erupts in a Spectacular Display of Lightning and LavaGizmodo
Fox News –Sky News
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Posted on 5 February 2016 | 4:38 pm

Eye-Catching Footage Shows Volcano Eruption in Japan – ABC News


ABC News

Eye-Catching Footage Shows Volcano Eruption in Japan
ABC News
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Posted on 5 February 2016 | 1:11 pm

Sakurajima volcano erupts spectacularly in southern Japan – Yahoo News


Yahoo News

Sakurajima volcano erupts spectacularly in southern Japan
Yahoo News
Japanese television showed an orange burst out of the side of the volcano, near the summit, accompanied by lightning-like flashes. Dark gray smoke billowed into the sky. The Meteorological Agency banned entry to the area, expanding an existing no-go …

Posted on 5 February 2016 | 10:42 am

Sharks thriving in a volcano crater baffle scientists – Stuff.co.nz


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Sharks thriving in a volcano crater baffle scientists
Stuff.co.nz
They don't have laser beams attached to their heads, but these sharks are living in a volcano. Kavachi, near the Solomon Islands, is one of the most active submarine volcanoes in the world. The volcano's peak lies 25 metres below the surface, and when

Posted on 4 February 2016 | 10:27 pm

Rarely Seen Sub-Antarctic Volcano Erupts – Discovery News


Discovery News

Rarely Seen Sub-Antarctic Volcano Erupts
Discovery News
A rarely seen volcanic eruption on a sub-Antarctic island has been captured by a team of scientists sailing near the remote area. Heard Island, about 2,500 miles (4,000 kilometers) southwest of Australia and just 600 miles (1,000 kilometers) north of
Scientists catch rare footage of icy volcano eruptingCNET
WATCH: Scientists have just witnessed a sub-Antarctic volcano eruptingScienceAlert
Rare glimpse of erupting Australian sub-Antarctic volcanoBBC News
The Indian Express
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Posted on 4 February 2016 | 5:40 pm

Peruvian Volcano Awakens From Centuries Of Dormancy – Forbes


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Peruvian Volcano Awakens From Centuries Of Dormancy
Forbes
The Peruvian volcano El Misti appears to have woken from centuries of dormancy with signs of increased activity. Note, this DOES NOT mean there will be a volcanic eruption and activity remains within a normal range of an active volcano. However, this

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Posted on 1 February 2016 | 2:30 pm

Breaking Volcano News

Soputan volcano, Sulawesi

On 6th February 2016 ash 20,000 ft altitude over volcano, and extending 55 nautical miles southwest to 13,000 ft. Soputan Volcano is located in northern Sulawesi, Indonesia. The volcano is only 3 km from Sempu, which is essentially the same volcanic system. More on Soputan volcano…

Posted on 6 February 2016 | 9:30 pm

2016 Eruptions

The world’s first eruptions of 2016 occurred at Yasur and Ambrym volcanoes in Vanuatu. Eruptions occurred at UT+11 hours. More on Yasur volcano… More on Ambrym volcano…

Posted on 3 January 2016 | 12:55 am

Bromo Volcano, Indonesia

Bromo volcano Indonesia was raised to level 3 alert (Siaga) on 4th December 2015 after an increase in volcanic earthquakes. An exclusion zone of 2.5 km radius was placed around the crater. More on Bromo volcano…

Posted on 5 December 2015 | 12:26 am

Momotombo Volcano, Nicaragua

The first eruptions at Momotombo volcano in 110 years began on 4th December 2015. Ash reached an altitude of 8,000 m and fell on the towns of La Concha, Amancitan, Los Arcos, La Piedra, La Seiba, Lechecuagos, Chacraseca, Papalonal and Puerto Momotombo. Volcanic tremor was recorded and explosions every 4 seconds. A 6 km exclusion […]

Posted on 4 December 2015 | 11:51 pm

Mt Etna volcano, Italy

Two paroxysmal eruptions occurred at Mt Etna volcano, Italy. The first eruption occurred at Voragine crater on 3rd December 2015 and was followed by Strombolian eruptions inside the crater. On 4th December there was a second paroxysm at Voragine crater. Lava fountains were visible and ash emission to 7000 m above the summit. The eruption […]

Posted on 4 December 2015 | 10:08 pm

Awu volcano, Indonesia

Awu volcano, Indonesia was raised to level 2 alert (Waspada) on 24th November 2015 due to shallow volcanic earthquakes. A 3 km radius exclusion zone was placed around the volcano. More on Awu Volcano…

Posted on 24 November 2015 | 11:03 am

Rinjani Volcano, Indonesia

Airport in Bali, Indonesia reopened after being closed due to ash emission from Rinjani volcano on neighboring island of Lombok. The eruption has disrupted flights over the past several days, leaving thousands of passengers stranded. The eruption affected airports in Lombok, Bali, and east Java. More on Rinjani Volcano…

Posted on 7 November 2015 | 11:04 pm

Volcanoes News — ScienceDaily

Lava flow crisis averted (for now)

Lava flow crises are nothing new on Hawai’i, where their destructive forces have been demonstrated repeatedly. The 2014-2015 Pahoa lava flow crisis, however, was unique in terms of its societal impact and volcanological characteristics. Despite a low effusion rate, the long-lived lava flow, whose extent reached 20 km (the longest at Kilauea Volcano in hundreds of years), was poised for months to impact thousands of people, although direct impacts were ultimately minor (thus far).

Posted on 2 February 2016 | 4:07 pm

Increase in volcanic eruptions at the end of the ice age caused by melting ice caps and erosion

Researchers have found that glacial erosion and melting ice caps both played a key role in driving the observed global increase in volcanic activity at the end of the last ice age.

Posted on 1 February 2016 | 7:17 pm

Rapid formation of bubbles in magma may trigger sudden volcanic eruptions

It has long been observed that some volcanoes erupt with little prior warning. Now, scientists have come up with an explanation behind these sudden eruptions that could change the way observers monitor active or dormant volcanoes.

Posted on 1 February 2016 | 5:30 pm

Scientists detect deep carbon emissions associated with continental rifting

Scientists are studying carbon emissions through fault systems in the East African Rift (EAR) in an effort to understand carbon emissions from Earth’s interior and how it affects the atmosphere.

Posted on 19 January 2016 | 3:33 pm

Evidence of large volcanic activity in the Caribbean uncovered

Scientists have uncovered evidence of a previously unknown large volcanic eruption in the Caribbean Sea. By studying ash layers, known as tephras, in marine sediments they identified an eruption that took place on Guadeloupe 2.4 million years ago. The research indicates this eruption is the largest documented volcanic event in the region since that time.

Posted on 14 January 2016 | 4:07 pm