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Volcano Hazards Part of State's Geological Diversity - YubaNet

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 8:29am

Volcano Hazards Part of State's Geological Diversity
YubaNet
Just last weekend, the eruption of the Bogoslof Volcano in Alaska sent a plume of ash at least 35,000 feet into the air and triggered the highest aviation alert. The volcano in the Aleutian Islands erupted at 2:16 p.m. Sunday, according to the Alaska ...

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Lightning network helps confirm volcanic eruption » KTVA 11 - KTVA.com - Anchorage, Alaska

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 8:18pm

Lightning network helps confirm volcanic eruption » KTVA 11
KTVA.com - Anchorage, Alaska
Researchers at the Alaska Volcano Observatory (AVO) were able to warn pilots to avoid the area while the eruption was still happening, thanks to an alert of ...

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Ever thought of taking a boat into a Hawaiian volcano spouting lava ... - Hindustan Times

Mon, 05/29/2017 - 5:39am

Hindustan Times

Ever thought of taking a boat into a Hawaiian volcano spouting lava ...
Hindustan Times
Tourists can explore the Kilauea Volcano, Kalapana in Hawaii by boat and walk on its surface. Various tour operators offer hiking, cycling and boating trips.

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Highest aviation alert level issued after Alaskan volcano erupts - CNN

Mon, 05/29/2017 - 2:28am

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Highest aviation alert level issued after Alaskan volcano erupts
CNN
Aircraft are often instructed to fly around or over ash clouds, although in some circumstances air traffic has been grounded due to the hazards from airborne ash. In 2010 the eruption of the Eyjafjallajokull volcano in Iceland caused the cancellation ...
Alaska volcano erupts, triggers highest aviation warningUSA TODAY
Volcano eruption creates 35000ft high ash cloud in under 1hr (PHOTOS)RT
Highest Aviation Alert Issued After Alaskan Volcano EruptionFlying Magazine
Globalnews.ca -24/7 Wall St. -UPI.com -Alaska Volcano Observatory
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Signs of an Ancient Volcanic Eruption Found 3,000 Miles Away ... - Atlas Obscura

Mon, 05/22/2017 - 12:44pm

Atlas Obscura

Signs of an Ancient Volcanic Eruption Found 3,000 Miles Away ...
Atlas Obscura
It was summertime when the Ksudach volcano erupted on the Kamchatka Peninsula in Russia's Far East 7,000 years ago. The violent explosion propelled its ...

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Volcanic Explosions Rock an Alaskan Island as Etna Rumbles - WIRED

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 4:48am

WIRED

Volcanic Explosions Rock an Alaskan Island as Etna Rumbles
WIRED
In Alaska, after weeks of relative quiet, Bogoslof had another big explosive eruption. This time, the plume reached 11 kilometers (~36,000 feet) after the Alaska Volcano Observatory noticed an increase in earthquakes at the volcano. Ash from this ...

Cascading lava flow pours from Hawaiian volcano (TIMELAPSE ... - RT

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 2:53am

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Cascading lava flow pours from Hawaiian volcano (TIMELAPSE ...
RT
A stunning time-lapse video has captured an incredible glowing lava river cascading from the most active of Hawaii's shield volcanoes, Kilauea.

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Campi Flegrei Volcano eruption possibly closer than thought - Science Daily

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 8:11am

Tech Times

Campi Flegrei Volcano eruption possibly closer than thought
Science Daily
They found that the unrest since the 1950s has had a cumulative effect, causing a build-up of energy in the crust and making the volcano more susceptible to eruption. Previously, it was generally thought that the energy needed to stretch the crust was ...
Campi Flegrei: One of World's Most Dangerous Supervolcanoes Could Erupt Sooner Than ExpectedNewsweek
Naples 'supervolcano' closer to erupting, say scientistsFinancial Times
Campi Flegrei Volcano Approaching A Critical Stage: Closer To An Eruption?Tech Times
Forbes -Nature
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Guatemala volcano eruption subsides after hasty evacuations - Phys.Org

Sat, 05/06/2017 - 4:19pm

Phys.Org

Guatemala volcano eruption subsides after hasty evacuations
Phys.Org
The community is located near the foot of the 3,763-meter (12,345-foot) volcano. Ten schools in the southern Escuintla district had suspended classes due to the falling ash. But on Saturday, the volcano was "in conditions within normal parameters ...
Guatemala's Fuego volcano spews ash, local authorities on alertAOL
Photographer captures Guatemala volcano eruptingDaily Mail
Guatemala orders evacuations after Fuego eruptsThe Hindu

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