An eruption akin to one that devastated Iceland in the 1780s would waft noxious gases southeastward and kill tens of thousands – perhaps hundreds of thousands – in Europe, says this new study.
Italy’s Mount Etna is currently in a period where short bursts of activity,
History’s deadliest mountain rumbled ominously this month.
The two-month long, low-level eruptions occurring at Cleveland Volcano in Alaska’s Aleutian Islands have volcanologists worried that a larger eruption could be forthcoming,
This is a volcano with NO known history of eruption before June of this year.
13 Sep 11 – Shiveluch volcano on Russia’s Kamchatka Peninsula has erupted, with ash rising to an altitude of 6 miles (10 km) above sea level,
11 Sep 11 – In North Sulawesi, Mount Lokon continued to be a concern two months after it first erupted.
9 Sep 11 – Indonesia’s Tambora volcano was raised to level 3 alert yesterday – the 3rd step on the emergency alert level that counts only four levels –
A mild eruption continues at Chile’s Puyehue Cordón Caulle Volcanic Complex almost three months since activity began on June 4, 2011.