Posts Tagged: Volcano

Major Eruption At Russia’s Sheveluch Volcano

A major eruption started at Russia’s Sheveluch volcano at 16:20 UTC on June 14, 2017. KVERT reports a plume of ash reached a height of 12 km (39 360 feet) above sea level and warned explosions up to 15 km

Major Eruption At Russia’s Sheveluch Volcano

A major eruption started at Russia’s Sheveluch volcano at 16:20 UTC on June 14, 2017. KVERT reports a plume of ash reached a height of 12 km (39 360 feet) above sea level and warned explosions up to 15 km

Something Strange Is Happening Inside Earth’s Core

Why are “giant fountains of lava” suddenly pouring out of some of the most dangerous volcanoes on the entire planet, and why are so many long dormant volcanoes suddenly roaring back to life? The spectacular eruption of Mt. Etna in

Something Strange Is Happening Inside Earth’s Core

Why are “giant fountains of lava” suddenly pouring out of some of the most dangerous volcanoes on the entire planet, and why are so many long dormant volcanoes suddenly roaring back to life? The spectacular eruption of Mt. Etna in

Iceland’s Hekla Volcano Showing Signs Of Imminent Eruption

The volcanoes of Iceland are some of the most closely watched on the planet. Not only is there an extensive seismic array that records all the earthquakes that occur on the island nation, but many volcanoes have both GPS monitoring

Iceland’s Hekla Volcano Showing Signs Of Imminent Eruption

The volcanoes of Iceland are some of the most closely watched on the planet. Not only is there an extensive seismic array that records all the earthquakes that occur on the island nation, but many volcanoes have both GPS monitoring

Magma Chamber Beneath New Zealand Grows

Yes, there seems to be a massive reservoir of hot rock building up below the North Island, but it’s not necessarily a concern. Belinda Smith reports. Champagne Pool in Rotorua, New Zealand. Beneath the area lies a growing reservoir of

Magma Chamber Beneath New Zealand Grows

Yes, there seems to be a massive reservoir of hot rock building up below the North Island, but it’s not necessarily a concern. Belinda Smith reports. Champagne Pool in Rotorua, New Zealand. Beneath the area lies a growing reservoir of

New Zealand’s Ruapehu Volcano Heating Up

  (CNN)Hikers in New Zealand are being urged stay away from the crater lake of a volcano featured in the “Lord of the Rings” trilogy because of increased activity. GNS Science has raised the volcanic alert level of Mount Ruapehu

New Zealand’s Ruapehu Volcano Heating Up

  (CNN)Hikers in New Zealand are being urged stay away from the crater lake of a volcano featured in the “Lord of the Rings” trilogy because of increased activity. GNS Science has raised the volcanic alert level of Mount Ruapehu

Turrialba Volcano Explodes 31 Times In 10 Hours

The Turrialba volcano situated in Costa Rica exploded 31 times in 10 hours on May 1, 2016. Now that’s insane! Communities within 5 kilometers of the volcanic peak have been evacuated. Ash is covering everything! According to reports from OVSICORI,

Turrialba Volcano Explodes 31 Times In 10 Hours

The Turrialba volcano situated in Costa Rica exploded 31 times in 10 hours on May 1, 2016. Now that’s insane! Communities within 5 kilometers of the volcanic peak have been evacuated. Ash is covering everything! According to reports from OVSICORI,

Sakurajima Explodes To Life After Silent Period

The Sakurajima volcano in Kyushu, Southern Japan erupted with a blast after an unusual ‘silent’ period in the wake of the island’s recent earthquakes. Sakurajima, which is located 50 kilometres (30 miles) from the Sendai nuclear plant, resumed activity and

Sakurajima Explodes To Life After Silent Period

The Sakurajima volcano in Kyushu, Southern Japan erupted with a blast after an unusual ‘silent’ period in the wake of the island’s recent earthquakes. Sakurajima, which is located 50 kilometres (30 miles) from the Sendai nuclear plant, resumed activity and