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MH370 plane wreckage investigators EVACUATED as volcano set to blow on Reunion … – Express.co.uk


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MH370 plane wreckage investigators EVACUATED as volcano set to blow on Reunion
Express.co.uk
The volcano, situated on the south-east side of La Reunion, is a World Heritage site. According to the island's tourist website, the volcano "has its place amongst the most active volcanoes on the planet, with an average of one eruption every nine months".
France's Réunion braces for volcano eruptionThe Local.fr
MH370: Island at centre of plane find EVACUATED over VOLCANO eruptionDaily Star
Truth about MH370 could remain hidden on island where debris found because of Mirror.co.uk
Toowoomba Chronicle -Bustle
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Posted on 30 July 2015 | 3:42 pm

Professor Creates 3D Printed Volcanoes to Help Populations Prepare for Disaster – 3DPrint.com


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Professor Creates 3D Printed Volcanoes to Help Populations Prepare for Disaster
3DPrint.com
volcano terrain project Natural disasters are inevitable in most parts of the world. Thankfully, with increasingly sophisticated technology, we are more equipped to minimize damage and avoid loss of life than ever before. Through 3D printing

Posted on 30 July 2015 | 3:06 pm

Connecting People and Geology on Volcanoes – Michigan Tech News


Michigan Tech News

Connecting People and Geology on Volcanoes
Michigan Tech News
In October 2011, heavy rainfall poured down the sides of El Salvador's San Vicente Volcano, nearly four feet of water in 12 days. Coffee plantation employees, working high up on the volcano's slope began noticing surface cracks forming on steep slopes

Posted on 30 July 2015 | 1:16 pm

Volcanoes Dot Snowy Russian Landscape in New Photo from Space – Yahoo News


Yahoo News

Volcanoes Dot Snowy Russian Landscape in New Photo from Space
Yahoo News
An aerial photograph of the Kamchatka Peninsula in far eastern Russia captured by an astronaut from the International Space Station. The three largest volcanoes in the center of the image include, from left to right, Ushkovsky, Bezymianny and K …

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Posted on 30 July 2015 | 12:22 pm

Tiny Volcano in the Gold Country overflows with possibilities – SFGate


SFGate

Tiny Volcano in the Gold Country overflows with possibilities
SFGate
Sorry, lava lovers, there's no volcano in Volcano, and there never was, but this tiny Gold Rush boom town in a crater-shaped valley near Jackson bubbles over with things to do. In its Gold Rush peak, residents of this Amador County town numbered in the …

Posted on 30 July 2015 | 4:53 am

The World’s Most Dangerous Volcano May Kill Another City – Wired


Wired

The World's Most Dangerous Volcano May Kill Another City
Wired
We're talking a volcano smack in the middle of the city. It is merely ~12 km (~7.5 miles) from the summit craters at Vesuvius to downtown Naples. For your average pyroclastic flow from a volcano like Vesuvius, that is a trip that would take only about

Posted on 29 July 2015 | 6:42 pm

This is what an erupting volcano looks like from above – Irish Examiner


Irish Examiner

This is what an erupting volcano looks like from above
Irish Examiner
DeLaurentis was grounded in Malaysia for about a week because of the volcano, he explained in his video which he shared on YouTube. It shows a plume of debris being carried by the wind. Indonesia is home to hundreds of volcanoes and prone to …

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Posted on 29 July 2015 | 5:56 pm

Mexican volcano spews ash two kilometres into the sky – 9news.com.au


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Mexican volcano spews ash two kilometres into the sky
9news.com.au
Amazing footage has emerged of dozens of ash exhalations from Mexico's most active volcano, Popocatepetl – reaching up to two kilometres into the sky. The above video shows a large ash explosion that took place over several minutes and was part of a 24 …
Mexico volcano Popocatepetl releases exhalations of ash stretching 2km in to Telegraph.co.uk
Volcano bursts into life with large spurt of ash and steamTVNZ

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Posted on 29 July 2015 | 6:01 am

6.3 magnitude earthquake strikes Alaska near active volcano – RT


RT

6.3 magnitude earthquake strikes Alaska near active volcano
RT
Notably, the earthquake also struck near Mt. Katmai, the site of the largest volcanic eruption of the 20th century. The epicenter was 9 miles south of Mt. Iliamna, another volcano in the area, the Alaska Dispatch News reported. According to the USGS
Officials upgrade earthquake estimate to 6.46-magnitudeKTUU.com
Aleutian Islands Seismic Hotspot: 6.3 Magnitude Quake, Large Aftershocks The Inquisitr

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Posted on 29 July 2015 | 3:06 am

​Ancient volcano tattooed the Earth with giant rings – CBS News


CBS News

​Ancient volcano tattooed the Earth with giant rings
CBS News
Concentric circles of rocky hills and valleys in South Africa tell the story of a billion-year-old collapsed volcano in newly released photos from NASA. The circular Pilanesberg caldera is located in the South African province known as North West, in

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Posted on 26 July 2015 | 6:45 pm

Breaking Volcano News

Kick ’em Jenny Submarine Volcano, Grenada

A swarm of earthquakes began at Kick ’em Jenny Submarine volcano, Grenada on Thursday, July 23rd from 1:25am to 3:00am local time. Divers observed degassing off the west coast of Grenada in the Moliniere Sculpture Park area. On 23rd July 2015 the alert status was raised to ORANGE. Kick-’em-Jenny Volcano is an active submarine volcano […]

Posted on 26 July 2015 | 5:47 am

Raung volcano, Indonesia

Eruptions of Raung volcano, Indonesia produced Strombolian activity, lava flows, and ash emissions which drifted to Bali. On 10th July 2015 ash emission reached an altitude of 17,000 ft and extended 110 nautical miles southeast. Flights to airports in east Java, Bali, and Lombok were disrupted. Raung volcano was raised to level 3 alert (Siaga) […]

Posted on 10 July 2015 | 3:00 am

Heard Island volcano, Southern Ocean

Satellite images show hotspot at Heard Island volcano, Southern Ocean indicating renewed eruptions over past month (June-July 2015). More on Heard Island volcano…

Posted on 7 July 2015 | 1:58 am

Kuchinoerabu-jima Volcano, Japan

An explosive eruption occurred at Kuchinoerabu-jima volcano, Japan on 29th May 2015. Ash cloud 32,000 ft altitude. The island of Kuchinoerabu-jima in the northern Ryuku Islands contains three stratovolcanoes: Furu-dake, Shin-dake and Sankakuten-yama. The island contains approximately 140 residents and is located 130 km south of the city of Kagoshima. More on Kuchinoerabu-jima Volcano…

Posted on 31 May 2015 | 11:05 pm

Wolf Volcano, Galapagos Islands

An eruption of Wolf volcano, Galapagos Islands began on 24th May 2015. The eruption began with a magnitude 4.7 earthquake and explosive activity. Wolf Volcano is located in the northern part of Isabela Island, and is the tallest volcano in the Galapagos (1710 m). The previous eruption at Wolf volcano occurred in 1982. At 04:34 […]

Posted on 26 May 2015 | 10:11 am

Kilauea volcano, Hawaii

The lava lake in the Overlook crater at the summit of Kilauea volcano, Hawaii overflowed on 28th April 2015. The lava spilled out onto the floor of Halemaumau crater. Pāhoehoe lava flowed 130 m across the crater floor. The lava lake activity was accompanied by rockfalls, explosions and ashfall at Jaggar museum overlook. A perched […]

Posted on 30 April 2015 | 7:20 am

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

Volcanoes News — ScienceDaily

Twin volcanic chains above a single hotspot with distinct roots

Many processes inside the earth are still enigmatic. One of the open questions is how neighboring chains of volcanoes, supplied by the same volcanic hotspot, can emit material of distinct geochemical composition over tens of millions of years?

Posted on 27 July 2015 | 2:46 pm

Eruption of Bardarbunga volcano in Iceland spread SO2 pollutants over Europe

The six month long eruption of the Bardarbunga volcano from August 2014 to February 2015, released more SO2 that was released in Europe in the whole of 2011, and enough lava to cover Manhattan Island.

Posted on 20 July 2015 | 6:52 pm

Carbon dioxide pools discovered in Aegean Sea

The location of the second largest volcanic eruption in human history, the waters off Greece’s Santorini are the site of newly discovered opalescent pools forming at 250 meters depth. The interconnected series of meandering, iridescent white pools contain high concentrations of carbon dioxide and may hold answers to questions related to deep-sea carbon storage as well as provide a means of monitoring the volcano for future eruptions.

Posted on 16 July 2015 | 10:09 pm

Submerged volcano cluster discovered off coast of Sydney

Australia’s new ocean-going research vessel Investigator has discovered extinct volcanoes likely to be 50 million years old about 250 kilometers off the coast of Sydney. They were discovered in 4,900 meters of water during an expedition searching for nursery grounds of larval lobsters. At the same time the ship was also routinely mapping the seafloor. The largest of the four volcanoes is 1.5 kilometers across the rim and rises 700 meters from the sea floor.

Posted on 13 July 2015 | 1:51 pm

Creating a stopwatch for volcanic eruptions

According to new research, there may be a way to predict when Yellowstone volcano will erupt again.

Posted on 1 July 2015 | 7:23 pm