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Earth grows a new layer under an Icelandic volcano – Space Daily


Earth grows a new layer under an Icelandic volcano
Space Daily
New research into an Icelandic eruption has shed light on how the Earth's crust forms, according to a paper published in Nature. When the Baroarbunga volcano, which is buried beneath Iceland's Vatnajokull ice cap, reawakened in August 2014, scientists …

Posted on 18 December 2014 | 4:31 am

Philips to buy medical imaging firm Volcano – Salt Lake Tribune


Philips to buy medical imaging firm Volcano
Salt Lake Tribune
Amsterdam • Royal Philips NV said Wednesday it has agreed to acquire U.S. medical equipment maker Volcano Corp. for $1.2 billion in a deal that would beef up its presence in technology which allows doctors to see inside patients' hearts and veins

Posted on 17 December 2014 | 5:29 pm

Are Volcano Shareholders Getting Enough in the Buyout? – 24/7 Wall St.


Are Volcano Shareholders Getting Enough in the Buyout?
24/7 Wall St.
Volcano Corp. (NASDAQ: VOLC) announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Koninklijke Philips N.V. (NYSE: PHG). The buyout is priced at $18 per share and is valued at roughly $1.2 billion, and this is inclusive of Volcano

Posted on 17 December 2014 | 2:59 pm

Early Movers: FedEx, Verizon, Volcano & more – CNBC


CNBC

Early Movers: FedEx, Verizon, Volcano & more
CNBC
Cliffs Natural Resources – The iron-ore producer dropped in premarket trading after Credit Suisse Group cut its share-price target to $1 from $10. FedEx – The shipper's shares fell in early New York trading after it posted disappointing second-quarter

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Posted on 17 December 2014 | 2:12 pm

UPDATE 2-Philips expands in medical devices with $1.2 bln Volcano deal – Reuters


UPDATE 2-Philips expands in medical devices with $1.2 bln Volcano deal
Reuters
AMSTERDAM, Dec 17 (Reuters) – Philips has agreed to acquire U.S.-based medical device maker Volcano Corp for $1.2 billion including debt, its largest healthcare acquisition in seven years and a bid to cash in on an ageing population's need for more …

Posted on 17 December 2014 | 1:27 pm

Philips expands in medical devices with $1.2 billion Volcano deal – Reuters


Reuters

Philips expands in medical devices with $1.2 billion Volcano deal
Reuters
AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Philips (PHG.AS) has agreed to acquire U.S.-based medical device maker Volcano Corp (VOLC.O) for $1.2 billion including debt, its largest healthcare acquisition in seven years and a bid to cash in on an aging population's need for …
Philips to Buy US Medical Imaging Firm VolcanoABC News
Philips Buys Volcano for $1 Billion to Boost Medical ImagingBloomberg
Volcano Corp soars on takeover newsU-T San Diego
Zacks.com
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Posted on 17 December 2014 | 9:38 am

Volcano Erupts Destroying Cape Verde Villages – Sky News


Daily Mail

Volcano Erupts Destroying Cape Verde Villages
Sky News
Authorities have also warned those living in the village of Fonsaco to be prepared to leave as the lava advances, while they fear for the Monte Velho forest reserve in close vicinity of the volcano. "There's a whole local economy and a whole way of
Community comes together to help Cape Verde after volcano eruptionSouthCoastToday.com
Volcano Erupting for Three Weeks | The Weather ChannelThe Weather Channel
Volcanic eruption in Cape Verde destroys two villagesDaily Mail
WLNE-TV (ABC6)
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Posted on 16 December 2014 | 8:49 pm

VIDEO: Ice volcanoes form on Lake Michigan shore – WZZM


WZZM

VIDEO: Ice volcanoes form on Lake Michigan shore
WZZM
Today, we've got a video of an "ice volcano" near Green Bay. The ice volcano video was shot recently by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. The folks in the video also call it a snow-cano, but here's how it was described on their Facebook page:.
VIDEO: Ice Volcanoes Erupt in Green Bay, WisconsinAccuWeather.com
Seen along Green Bay: Ice volcanoesGreen Bay Press Gazette

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Posted on 16 December 2014 | 3:11 pm

New Layer of Earth Grows Beneath Icelandic Volcano – Nature World News


Nature World News

New Layer of Earth Grows Beneath Icelandic Volcano
Nature World News
A new layer of Earth is growing beneath an Icelandic volcano, shedding light on how the Earth's crust forms, according to a new study. The Bárðarbunga volcano, buried beneath Iceland's Vatnajökull ice cap, reawakened just this past August, its flows of …

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Posted on 15 December 2014 | 10:56 pm

Ice volcanoes and an orange tornado – USA TODAY


USA TODAY

Ice volcanoes and an orange tornado
USA TODAY
Yes, we have all the fun here in the weather department. From the Polar Vortex to the Pineapple Express and muck fires to drunken forests , the craziness never stops. Today, we've got a video of an "ice volcano" near Green Bay and an orange tornado in …

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Posted on 15 December 2014 | 8:08 pm

Breaking Volcano News

Heard Island volcano, Australian Territory, South Indian Ocean

Satellite image shows hotspot over Heard Island volcano, Australian territory, indicating new eruption, 16 November 2014. More on Heard Island volcano…

Posted on 18 November 2014 | 10:05 am

Kilauea volcano, Hawaii

Lava from Kilauea volcano continues to flow towards Pāhoa, Hawaii. The flow front has temporarily stalled, but breakouts and inflation are occurring 160 m upslope. This indicates lava is still flowing through the system from Pu’u ‘Ō’ō crater. Residents in the lava flow path have been advised of possible evacuation. Access to Pahoa Village Road, […]

Posted on 5 November 2014 | 2:08 am

Lokon volcano, Indonesia

Lokon volcano, Sulawesi, Indonesia remains seismically active. A thin white plume is visible over the crater on most days. More on Lokon volcano…

Posted on 4 November 2014 | 12:11 am

Sinabung volcano, Indonesia

Sinabung volcano, Sumatra, Indonesia remains active. On 28th October 2014 ash emissions reached 6000 ft above summit. The volcano remains at level 3 alert (out of maximum 4). More on Sinabung volcano…

Posted on 4 November 2014 | 12:06 am

Kilauea volcano, Hawaii

Lava has crossed cemetery road and is heading for Pahoa, on the Big Island of Hawaii. More on Kilauea volcano…

Posted on 27 October 2014 | 12:12 am

Bardarbunga volcano, Iceland

Fissure eruption continues at Holuhraun (north of Vatnajökull). More on Bardarbunga volcano…

Posted on 20 October 2014 | 9:52 am

Ambrym volcano, Vanuatu

Lava lake activity continues at the summit of Ambrym volcano, Vanuatu. On 11th September 2014 the alert status of Ambrym was raised from 1 to 2 (on a scale of 0 to 4) due to increased seismicity. More on Ambrym Volcano…

Posted on 23 September 2014 | 12:32 am

Kilauea volcano, Hawaii

On 13th September 2014 lava from Pu’u O’o crater flowed to within 170 m of Forest Reserve/Kaohe Homesteads. Kilauea volcano was raised to highest alert level WARNING on 4th September 2014.Kilauea Volcano…

Posted on 13 September 2014 | 11:40 pm

Rabaul Volcano, Papua New Guinea

A large explosive eruption occurred at Tarvurvur crater, Rabaul, Papua New Guinea,  on 28th August 2014. Ash emissions reached an altitude of 60,000 ft. More on Rabaul Volcano…

Posted on 31 August 2014 | 4:04 am

Volcanoes News — ScienceDaily

Scientists observe the Earth grow a new layer under an Icelandic volcano

New research into an Icelandic eruption has shed light on how the Earth’s crust forms, according to a new article.

Posted on 15 December 2014 | 4:41 pm

Source of volcanoes may be much closer than thought: Geophysicists challenge traditional theory underlying origin of mid-plate volcanoes

Geophysicists point to a super-hot layer beneath the tectonic plates as the place of origin for volcanoes, as opposed to deep within the Earth’s core.

Posted on 4 December 2014 | 7:31 pm

Exploring a large, restless volcanic field in Chile

For seven years, an area larger than the city of Madison has been rising by 10 inches per year. That rapid rise provides a major scientific opportunity: to explore a mega-volcano before it erupts. That effort, and the hazard posed by the restless magma reservoir beneath Laguna del Maule.

Posted on 1 December 2014 | 9:11 pm

Volcanic ash clouds can cross Atlantic Ocean

Scientists have led the discovery of a volcanic ash cloud that traveled from Alaska to Northern Ireland and beyond — overturning previously held assumptions about how far ash deposits can drift, with major implications for the airline industry.

Posted on 20 November 2014 | 1:48 am

Small volcanic eruptions could be slowing global warming

Small volcanic eruptions might eject more of an atmosphere-cooling gas into Earth’s upper atmosphere than previously thought, potentially contributing to the recent slowdown in global warming, according to a new study.

Posted on 18 November 2014 | 8:32 pm