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Volcano monitoring bill introduced in Congress – The cordova Times


Volcano monitoring bill introduced in Congress
The cordova Times
Legislation introduced in the U.S. Senate by Senators Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, Maria Cantwell, D-Wash, and Mazie Hirono, D-Hawaii, would improve the nation's volcano monitoring and early warning capabilities to alert area residents. S. 346 would unify …

Posted on 23 February 2017 | 10:30 pm

Everything You Need to Know About How Volcanoes Are Formed – Travel+Leisure


Travel+Leisure

Everything You Need to Know About How Volcanoes Are Formed
Travel+Leisure
If you were to draw a map of all the volcanoes on earth, you'd end up with a vague ring shape, with borders that touch America's West Coast and reach all the way down to Indonesia. That's because most of the world's volcanoes are concentrated around

Posted on 23 February 2017 | 3:47 pm

Tuas blaze: Fire was ‘big like a volcano’, says eyewitness – Channel … – Channel NewsAsia


Channel NewsAsia

Tuas blaze: Fire was 'big like a volcano', says eyewitness – Channel …
Channel NewsAsia
Security officer Subramaniam Krishnan, who works near the scene of the fire, says he felt a.

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Posted on 23 February 2017 | 12:58 pm

Volcano expert and guide survive falling into active Nicaraguan crater – The Independent


The Independent

Volcano expert and guide survive falling into active Nicaraguan crater
The Independent
A volcanologist and his guide survived falling into an active volcano in Nicaragua after they were rescued by firemen. Argentinian Rodolfo Alvarez, 60, fell into the crater of the Masaya Volcano along with his Nicaraguan guide Adriac Valladares, 25
Volcano expert falls in a volcano… and survives: Expert and his guide fall 1500ft when a rope slips but suffer Daily Mail
Researcher, guide fall into active volcanoNew Vision
Researcher and guide plunge 1,475ft into active volcano after rope …Mirror.co.uk
TUKO.CO.KE –Yahoo News
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Posted on 23 February 2017 | 10:58 am

20 years ago, the Piparo Mud Volcano erupted – Trinidad & Tobago Express


Trinidad & Tobago Express

20 years ago, the Piparo Mud Volcano erupted
Trinidad & Tobago Express
TWENTY years ago today, the Piparo mud volcano erupted, burying homes, vehicles, and property, and triggering an emergency response effort that lasted for weeks. The village was declared a disaster area and some 300 residents evacuated after mud …

Posted on 22 February 2017 | 8:07 pm

After 5 Eruptions This Weekend, Bogoslof Volcano Settles For Now – KUCB


KUCB

After 5 Eruptions This Weekend, Bogoslof Volcano Settles For Now
KUCB
Bogoslof Volcano stayed busy over the long weekend, erupting at least five times since Friday. Janet Schaefer was lucky enough to see an explosion Sunday while she took a helicopter to the northwestern edge of Unalaska Island. Schaefer works for the …

Posted on 21 February 2017 | 10:33 pm

India’s Barren Island volcano active again – CNN.com – CNN


CNN

India's Barren Island volcano active again – CNN.com
CNN
New Delhi (CNN) India's only live volcano is active again, say Indian scientists who witnessed the mountain spewing lava and billowing clouds of black smoke.
India's Only Active Volcano Wakes Up From Deep SlumberScience Times
India's only volcano on Barren Island active againUPI.com

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Posted on 21 February 2017 | 6:41 am

India’s only volcano is active again after 150 years – Mashable – Mashable


Mashable

India's only volcano is active again after 150 years – Mashable
Mashable
Barren Islands volcano, India's only active volcano, is reportedly spewing lava and ash after a gap of 150 years. It erupted for about four hours in January, …
India's Only Live Volcano Becomes Active After 150 YearsHuffington Post South Africa (blog)
Barren Island volcano, India's only live volcano, became active in JanuaryHindustan Times
India's only volcano active againTimes of India
Skymet Weather –The Wire
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Posted on 20 February 2017 | 7:15 am

With Bogoslof volcano’s continuing eruptions, island has tripled in size – Alaska Dispatch News


Alaska Dispatch News

With Bogoslof volcano's continuing eruptions, island has tripled in size
Alaska Dispatch News
The volcano, which rises from the sea west of Dutch Harbor, began erupting in December for the first time in decades.
Bogoslof Volcano continues eruption spree – KTUUKTUU.com
Alaska's Bogoslof Volcano erupts, sends up ash cloud – KTOOKTOO

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Posted on 19 February 2017 | 1:12 am

The US Needs to Seriously Beef Up Its Volcano Monitoring | WIRED – WIRED


WIRED

The US Needs to Seriously Beef Up Its Volcano Monitoring | WIRED
WIRED
Earlier this month, Senator Lisa Murkowski of Alaska and Maria Cantwell of Washington introduced a bill to establish a National Volcano Early Warning and …

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Posted on 16 February 2017 | 6:10 pm

Breaking Volcano News

Kilauea volcano, Hawaii

Kilauea volcano continues to erupt at 2 locations. A summit lava lake in continues to be active in a vent of Halemaumau crater. On the east rift zone, lava is entering the ocean at Kamokuna on the SE side of the volcano. More on Kilauea volcano…

Posted on 27 November 2016 | 4:02 am

Kilauea volcano, Hawaii

Lava continues to enter the ocean at Kamokuna. Small collapses occurred at the ocean entry this week, with the possibility of further collapses at east Kamokuna lava delta. A lava lake remains active in Halemaumau summit crater. More on Kilauea volcano, Hawaii…

Posted on 29 October 2016 | 10:31 am

Rinjani Volcano, Indonesia

Eruption of Rinjani Volcano, Indonesia on 27 September 2016. Ash reached 25,000 ft altitude. Danger zone 3 km radius from crater. More on Rinjani volcano…

Posted on 28 September 2016 | 8:36 am

Cryovolcanism on Ceres

NASA’s Dawn spacecraft discovered an ice volcano on the largest asteroid Ceres. More on the discovery in Science magazine…

Posted on 1 September 2016 | 11:03 pm

Ambae volcano, Vanuatu

Ambae volcano was raised to level 2 alert on 21 August 2016. Approaching the summit area is not considered safe. More on Ambae volcano…

Posted on 23 August 2016 | 12:53 pm

Kilauea volcano, Hawaii

Lava flow has reached the ocean at Kilauea volcano, Hawaii. Ocean entry is located at Kamokuna area. More on Kilauea volcano…

Posted on 29 July 2016 | 11:35 am

Stromboli volcano, Italy

Stromboli volcano, Italy. During summit climbs this week I observed mild to moderate explosions sending lava 150 m above the crater. More on Stromboli volcano…

Posted on 28 June 2016 | 5:54 am

Volcanoes News — ScienceDaily

Fossilized tree and ice cores help date huge volcanic eruption 1,000 years ago to within three months

An international team of researchers has managed to pinpoint, to within three months, a medieval volcanic eruption in east Asia the precise date of which has puzzled historians for decades. They have also shown that the so-called “Millennium eruption” of Changbaishan volcano, one of the largest in history, cannot have brought about the downfall of an important 10th century kingdom, as was previously thought.

Posted on 29 January 2017 | 4:16 pm

The secret of the supervolcano

Researchers have now found an explanation for what triggered the largest volcanic eruption witnessed by humankind. The volcano’s secret was revealed by geochemical clues hidden inside volcanic quartz crystals.

Posted on 26 January 2017 | 1:16 pm

New study will help find the best locations for thermal power stations in Iceland

A new research article gives indications of the best places in Iceland to build thermal power stations.

Posted on 19 January 2017 | 1:38 pm

Deep mantle chemistry surprise: Carbon content not uniform

Even though carbon is one of the most-abundant elements on Earth, it is actually very difficult to determine how much of it exists below the surface in Earth’s interior. Analysis of crystals containing completely enclosed mantle magma with its original carbon content preserved has doubled the world’s known finds of mantle carbon.

Posted on 13 January 2017 | 8:54 pm

Frequency of flight-disrupting volcanic eruptions estimated

Holidaymakers concerned about fresh volcanic eruptions causing flight-disrupting ash clouds across Northern Europe might be reassured by a study setting out the first reliable estimates of their frequency.

Posted on 3 January 2017 | 3:17 pm