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Increased seismic activity in Mexico is a sign of imminent eruption...

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A volcano is preparing for its next eruption in Michoacán, Mexico as a swarm of small earthquakes - more than 600 microquakes and six...
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First images of the underwater volcano near Mayotte (video and pictures)

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Geoflamme, the first scientific campaign on the submarine volcano off Mayotte, has just ended. Scientists have now large amounts of rock and fluid samples...

Ancient mega eruption destroyed the ozone layer triggering UV stress effects...

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Ozone depletion following the Toba eruption around 74,000 years ago compounded the ensuing volcanic winter and caused a human population bottleneck. A catastrophic drop in...
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Another paroxysmal eruption of Etna Volcano in Italy sends thick plume...

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Sicily’s Mount Etna erupted again on Wednesday, producing lava flows and sending up plumes of ash several kilometers into the air from the volcano’s...
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Chaotic pictures of mass exodus in Goma, Congo after second official...

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Days after a deadly eruption of Mount Nyiragongo in Democratic Republic of Congo, the threat of another eruption forced the evacuation of much of...
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Death toll from Congo volcanic eruption rises to at least 32...

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Officials say the death toll from the volcanic eruption in eastern Congo two days ago has risen to at least 32 people, while residents...
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Major eruption of Stromboli volcano in Italy sends dark plume of...

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Mount Stromboli, the volcano on the small Italian island of the same name, sent a cloud of ash more than a kilometer into the...
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41 years ago Mt St Helens erupted triggering one of the...

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May 18, 2021 marks the 41th anniversary of the Mount St. Helens eruption, which reverberated throughout the Pacific Northwest and around the world. The next...
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Powerful eruption of Sinabung in Indonesia – Unusual 1500 foot-high lava...

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Indonesia's Mount Sinabung erupted on Friday, spewing a massive column of smoke and ash up to 2,800 meters into the sky. The volcano in North...
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Etna volcano: Beauty after the storm as multicolor flowers grow out...

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There’s beauty after every storm. Look at these amazing patches of multicolor flowers rising out of the ashes of the Etna volcano... I found the pictures...
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Explosive eruptions from the Caribbean volcano have flung ash and sulfate...

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Of the 45 currently erupting volcanoes on Earth, La Soufrière is among those that worry volcanologists the most. Unlike the slow-moving lava that many onlookers have admired flowing from Fagradalsfjall...
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St Vincent rocked by explosive eruption of La Soufrière volcano –...

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The Caribbean island of St Vincent has been rocked by an explosive eruption of La Soufrière volcano, which spewed clouds of ash miles into...
New hazard map for Mount Fuji doubles estimate of lava flow

Iconic Mount Fuji is more dangerous than previously thought

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Mount Fuji is one of the iconic symbols of Japan and also an active volcano. Last week, the Japanese government revised its volcanic hazard...
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Taal volcano prepares for its next big blast after 212 earthquakes...

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The Taal Volcano is preparing its next big eruption, said the state-run Philippine Institute for Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) on Wednesday. Within the last 24...
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More than 130 earthquakes hit beneath the northwest flank of Mauna...

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A swarm of earthquakes, that began on March 29, 2021, at 2:30 a.m. HST is occurring beneath the northwest flank of Mauna Loa. Beginning at...
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After 40,000 earthquakes, Iceland volcano finally erupts (video and pictures)

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We have the first pictures and videos of the eruption underway in the Reykjanes Peninsula, about 50 km from the Icelandic capital. They were...
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Volcanic ash plume drifting over Lake Michigan is from colossal Etna...

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Satellites detected something incredible in the air over Lake Michigan this week. Volcanic plumes from thousands of miles away! According to the Cooperative Institute for...

Antarctica Apocalypse: Volcanoes beneath ice could erupt and make planet ‘uninhabitable’

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Antarctica could be at the heart of the Earth's doomsday if volcanoes beneath the ice were to erupt and speed up a process that...
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This eruption in Iceland could mark the beginning of a new...

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A red cloud lit up the night sky after the eruption began in Fagradalsfjall on Friday, March 19, 2020, about 40km (25 miles) from...
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Pinatubo alert status raised from normal to Level 1 after thousands...

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The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) on Thursday raised the alert status on Mount Pinatubo, from normal to Level 1 (low-level unrest)....
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Powerful Sinabung eruption ejects plume of ash and gas 5000 meter...

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The sinabung volcano, located in the province of Karo on Sumatra in Indonesia, exploded violently between 6:42 a.m. to 8:20 a.m. WIB on March...
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New massive volcanic eruption of Etna volcano covers streets of Catania,...

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A new paroxysm eruption of Mount Etna in Sicily covered the streets of Catania with ash on february 28, 2021. Now look at these...
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Spectacular Mount Etna eruptions baffle volcano scientists

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Europe's most active volcano has been erupting for more than a week, creating spectacular images of lava, ash and volcanic rocks lighting up the Sicilian sky...
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4th paroxysm eruption in four days at Etna volcano in Italy...

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Last night's eruptive episode of tall lava fountains, known as paroxysm, turned out to be one of the most impressive and powerful in recent...
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There is nowhere to run and nowhere to hide: Three volcanoes...

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Whole communities live in the shadows of 3 volcanoes currently erupting in Guatemala, with more than 180,000 people around Volcan de Fuego. And when...
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Mount Etna terrifying paroxysm eruption spews lava fountains into the sunset...

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Mount Etna, the ancient volcano located in Sicily, Italy, was filmed spewing lava to the sky on Monday. Watch the dark orange lava can be...
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Enhanced volcanic activity in Indonesia after Sinabung and Raung volcanoes send...

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The volcanic activity is increasing across Indonesia. In addition to Mount Merapi (Central Java) and Mount Semeru (East Java), two more volcanoes are now erupting...
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Smoke coming out of the ground around Mount Makiling, a dormant...

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Officials of Los Baños, Laguna are on high alert after smoke was reportedly seen comming out of the ground in the area around Mount...
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Violent lahar descends from Semeru volcano destroying everything on its path...

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What a furious lahar! This violent mudflow composed of a slurry of pyroclastic material, rocky debris and water destroyed everything on its path while descending...
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Sakurajima volcano in Japan erupts powerfully sending ash plume 7000 feet...

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The explosive activity of Sakurajima volcano in Japan continues. On February 10, the Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash...
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Giant ice volcano erupts in Kazakhstan (video)

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Kazakhstan doesn't have only animals freezing instantly! Nope! In Kazakhstan's Almaty region, a stunning ice volcano standing 45 feet tall attracted many thousands of...
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Etna volcano in Italy and Pacaya volcano in Guatemala erupt strongly...

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Mount Etna shows no signs of quietening down as two new vents opened over the southeast crater of the volcano... And now, all of its...
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Powerful eruption of Merapi volcano covers residential areas in ash...

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The Mount Merapi volcano in Indonesia erupted on Wednesday, January 27, 2021, spewing ash, gas and extremely hot rock fragments for four hours. There were no reports...

Mighty eruption of Etna volcano in Italy (in powerful pictures)

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The Etna volcano is erupting right now in Sicily... And here are impressive pictures of the latest nighty explosions of yesterday evening! Enjoy the...
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Violent eruption of Semeru volcano, Indonesia (pictures and videos)

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Two days after a M6.2 deadly earthquake hit Sulawesi, Indonesia, the Semeru volcano erupted violently, ejecting hot cloud of ash and gas 4.5 kilometers...
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New powerful Merapi volcano eruption prompts evacuation of more than 500...

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At least 500 people were removed from the island of Java, Indonesia, today after the erupting Merapi volcano began to expel thick clouds of smoke. The...
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What about all these volcanoes currently erupting around the world? Is...

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What is going on right now! As if all volcanoes had decided erupting all of a sudden around the world. It's probably to end...
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Kilauea volcano erupts again in December 2020 in impressive videos and...

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The Hawaii county Civil Defense Agency (COH) has asked residents to stay indoors after the Kilauea volcano erupted following a series of earthquakes. The eruption...
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Magma intrusion beneath Long Valley Caldera confirmed

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As you probably all know, the Long Valley Caldera is one of Earth's largest calderas and sits adjacent to Mammoth Mountain in eastern California. The...
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Six volcanoes form huge supervolcano caldera in Alaska

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The Islands of the Four Mountains comprises eight islands in the central Aleutians (Amukta, Chagulak, Yunaska, Herbert, Carlisle, Chuginadak, Uliaga, and Kagamil). This group of...

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