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You Can Rent This Tiny House Next to the World's Most Active Volcano - Condé Nast Traveler

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Curbed

You Can Rent This Tiny House Next to the World's Most Active Volcano
Condé Nast Traveler
The Phoenix House, located at the base of the Kīlauea volcano, is rising from the ashes of the world's most active volcano. Located just at the edge of the volcano's Kalapana lava flow, the tiny Airbnb rental (a mere 450 square feet) is in full view of ...
Off-grid tiny house is located in the middle of a lava flowCurbed

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Yellowstone Supervolcano Earthquake Swarm Surpasses 1500 Events - Newsweek

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Newsweek

Yellowstone Supervolcano Earthquake Swarm Surpasses 1500 Events
Newsweek
“When a volcano starts 'acting up' prior to an eruption, one of the typical signs is increased seismicity,” Farrell said. “However, it is usually just one of the signs of an impending eruption. Other signs include large changes in surface deformation ...

New eruption at Indonesia volcano spreads ash for miles - ABC News

Wed, 08/02/2017 - 3:22am

NBCNews.com

New eruption at Indonesia volcano spreads ash for miles
ABC News
Mount Sinabung on the Indonesian island of Sumatra blasted volcanic ash as high as 4.2 kilometers (2.6 miles) on Wednesday, one of its biggest eruptions in the past several months of high activity. Isya Nurrahmat Dana, an official at a volcano ...
Volcano in Indonesia Erupts, Spreads Ash for MilesNBCNews.com
Indonesian volcano erupts, sends ash spewing up 4.2 kmThe Japan Times
Photos: Indonesia's Mount Sinabung erupts again, spews volcanic ash for milesHindustan Times
Firstpost -The Straits Times
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Is Iceland about to experience its biggest volcanic eruption yet? - The Independent

Fri, 07/28/2017 - 9:04am

The Independent

Is Iceland about to experience its biggest volcanic eruption yet?
The Independent
According to a post on volcano enthusiast site Volcanocafé, eruptions occur in Iceland every three to seven years. The ash cloud caused by Mount Eyjafjallajökull's eruption that caused enormous disruption to air travel across Europe for three months ...

A molten puddle deep under Iceland may reveal where volcanoes get their lava - Science Magazine

Thu, 07/27/2017 - 11:11am

Science Magazine

A molten puddle deep under Iceland may reveal where volcanoes get their lava
Science Magazine
On the boundary between Earth's core and its mantle sit 10 to 20 blobs of rock that are nothing like the rest of our world's subterranean realm. For more than 2 decades, scientists have pondered the nature of these mysterious regions, called ultralow ...

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Social media 'erupts' with images of Guatemala volcano eruption - CNN

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 8:11pm

CNN

Social media 'erupts' with images of Guatemala volcano eruption
CNN
According to the Global Volcanism Program at the Smithsonian Institution, activity for the Volcán de Fuego can be traced to 1524, when it erupted for at least a month. The volcano was most recently active on June 18, when explosions produced ash plumes ...

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'Mountain of God' Volcano Eruption Imminent, Scientist Says - The Weather Channel

Mon, 07/17/2017 - 5:57pm

The Weather Channel

'Mountain of God' Volcano Eruption Imminent, Scientist Says
The Weather Channel
The peak, known for its bizarrely thin, silvery lava, is a place of pilgrimage for the pastoralist ethnic group of Maasai, the International Business Times reports, who travel there to entreat their god Engai for rain, cattle, and children. ... “There ...

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Guatemalans Standby As 'Volcano of Fire' Nears Eruption - Newsweek

Wed, 07/12/2017 - 7:31pm

Newsweek

Guatemalans Standby As 'Volcano of Fire' Nears Eruption
Newsweek
Guatemala's Volcan de Fuego, the 'Volcano of Fire' became active on Monday this week, shooting ash into the sky and littering nearby communities that are now on standby in case of a serious eruption. Columns of smoke reached nearly 20,000 feet, ...
Volcan de Fuego — Volcano of Fire — About to Erupt in Guatemala?Newsmax

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Bogoslof Volcano in 'Unpredictable Condition' After Eruption Sends Ash 30000 Feet into the Air - Newsweek

Mon, 07/10/2017 - 9:00am

Newsweek

Bogoslof Volcano in 'Unpredictable Condition' After Eruption Sends Ash 30000 Feet into the Air
Newsweek
Aviators were on high alert Monday after an active volcano in Alaska erupted several times over the weekend, causing authorities to issue a red-level warning about ash and raising concern about further emissions. Bogoslof, an island volcano in the ...

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Alaskan volcano erupts again, leading to aviation warning - CNN

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 12:27am

CNN

Alaskan volcano erupts again, leading to aviation warning
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 ...
Eruption of active Alaska volcano sparks aviation alertThe Seattle Times
Alaskan volcano erupts again, prompts aircraft warningUPI.com
Alaska Volcano Briefly Erupts, Sends Up Ash CloudWIBX AM 950
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