LONGVIEW, Wash. (AP) – Ten years ago this week, Mount St. Helens awoke from an 18-year geological slumber.
The news media and volcano-watchers flocked to Johnston Ridge, the closest road with a crater view. 576 more words
This past Saturday there was an unexpected eruption of Japan’s Ontake volcano. Below is a video of some first hand footage of the eruption. As usual, Erik Klemetti writing for 232 more words
Credit: University of Iceland/Ármann Höskuldsson
Update 9/11/14: This article has been amended to clarify that this is the most extensive eruption by area covered, not necessarily lava volume. 134 more words
Tweet from NASA showing Iceland volcano eruption and lava flow of Holuhraun Lava Field! And a very cool video from the air of the same lava field! 62 more words