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HVO scientists are closely watching Kilauea and Mauna Loa - West Hawaii Today

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 11:24am

HVO scientists are closely watching Kilauea and Mauna Loa
West Hawaii Today
Volcanoes are prominent in the news lately with eruptions near Barbardunga volcano in Iceland and Tavurvur volcano in Rabaul, Papua New Guinea, as well as Kilauea volcano's continuing eruption on Hawaii Island. But to prevent any possible confusion, ...

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Footage reveals tornado of fire swirling above Bardarbunga volcano - Daily Mail

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 9:02am

Business Insider

Footage reveals tornado of fire swirling above Bardarbunga volcano
Daily Mail
An incredible whirlwind of gas and fire, swirling 3,280ft (1km) into the air, has been captured above Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano. The stunning footage was taken last week by an aircraft-fitted infrared camera designed to monitor potentially ...
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Earthquake Shakes Iceland Volcano, Still No Ash Cloud - Insurance Journal

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 3:10am

Earthquake Shakes Iceland Volcano, Still No Ash Cloud
Insurance Journal
An earthquake struck the region around Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano on Sunday while fissures in the area continued to spew out lava but still none of the ash that could hamper airline traffic. The earthquake occurred at 0708 GMT and reached a ...

Watch an explosive volcanic eruption in Papua New Guinea - CNET

Sun, 09/07/2014 - 5:57pm

New York Daily News

Watch an explosive volcanic eruption in Papua New Guinea
CNET
Most of us will never see a volcanic eruption in the flesh -- but one holidaymaker got really lucky. Townsville, Queensland-based taxi driver Philip McNamara, 58, was on holiday in Papua New Guinea, boating the South Pacific Ocean around the ...
Your 'Holy Crap!' Moment Of The Day: Volcano Eruption Caught On TapeDaily Caller
Explosive moment Mount Tavurvur volcano erupts and triggers SONIC BOOMDaily Mail
'Holy smoking toledos!': Tourists capture startling footage of volcano ...New York Daily News
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Yellowstone Volcano Eruption: Likelihood of Supervolcano Erupting is 'Very Low' - The Epoch Times

Sun, 09/07/2014 - 3:31pm

Yellowstone Volcano Eruption: Likelihood of Supervolcano Erupting is 'Very Low'
The Epoch Times
The likelihood of the Yellowstone volcano erupting remains “very low,” the government agency in charge of monitoring the volcano said in its latest update. The supervolcano, which is located under a portion of the Yellowstone National Park and juts ...

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Iceland's latest volcano eruption worsens - euronews

Sat, 09/06/2014 - 9:25pm

CBS News

Iceland's latest volcano eruption worsens
euronews
Lava continued to emerge from Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano on Friday and officials say the fissures are getting longer. Scientists are concerned that if the latest eruption spreads to an ice cap 4 kilometres away, the subsequent explosion could ...
Iceland volcano sparks new flooding threatCBS News
PHOTOS: Iceland's Bardarbunga Volcano Visible From SpaceAccuWeather.com
Earthquake shakes Iceland volcano, still no ashReuters India
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Volcano eruption threatening homes on Hawaii's Big Island - New York Daily News

Sat, 09/06/2014 - 7:37pm

New York Daily News

Volcano eruption threatening homes on Hawaii's Big Island
New York Daily News
The steady march of lava from a Hawaiian volcano could reach rural homes within a week. Big Island officials near the path of destruction have restricted roads to locals in case residents in the Ka'ohe homesteads need to escape in a hurry. “This is a ...
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Lava from Kilauea Volcano threatens to cut off community on Hawaii's Big Island - CNN

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 11:10am

CNN

Lava from Kilauea Volcano threatens to cut off community on Hawaii's Big Island
CNN
(CNN) -- The Hawaiian Volcano Observatory has issued a warning for a Big Island beach community threatened to be cut off by lava flow from Kilauea Volcano. Lava from a vent that opened on June 27 has come within a mile of the edge of the Ka'ohe ...

Warning issued to rural area near lava flowing from Hawaii volcano - CBS News

Thu, 09/04/2014 - 4:49pm

CBS News

Warning issued to rural area near lava flowing from Hawaii volcano
CBS News
The Kilauea volcano has been continuously erupting since 1983, but new vents - or points where lava reaches the surface - have opened up periodically. The lava normally doesn't approach homes, but it has wiped out neighborhoods in the past.

Spectacular photos from Iceland's latest volcanic eruption - Vox

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 5:40am

Forbes

Spectacular photos from Iceland's latest volcanic eruption
Vox
Iceland's Bárðarbunga volcano began erupting once again early Sunday morning — with lava flowing out of a mile-long fissure in the Holuhraun lava field. The lava fountains themselves have been spectacular, reportedly reaching up to 200 feet in the air.
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All Clear: Iceland's Bardarbunga Volcano Eruption Over, Air Travel OK'dNBCNews.com
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