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Roundup of Global Volcanic Activity

Ibu volcano (Halmahera, Indonesia) activity update: New thermal signals have been detected recently coming from the northern rim of the volcano’s summit crater, suggesting that the volcano has entered a phase of increased activity. 60 more words

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Book Review: Krakatoa by Simon Winchester

Krakatoa

By Simon Winchester

My Rating: 3 Stars

To say that this was a book about a volcano doesn’t really do it justice. I never thought a book about a volcano would cover so many different subjects. 336 more words

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Roundup of Global Volcanic Activity

Etna volcano update: Opening of a new vent at E base of North-East Crater A new vent opened yesterday morning at 11:14 local time. 44 more words

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Roundup of Global Volcanic Activity

Askja (Central Iceland): A large landslide occurred from the southern wall of the Askja caldera yesterday night. The slide caused a large flood wave in the Öskjuvatn lake that also swept into the famous Viti crater. 520 more words

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Roundup of Global Volcanic Activity

Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): Overall, activity remains similar. Several smaller and larger, but all short-lived lava overflows occurred from the second NE vent over the past days. 67 more words

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Roundup of Global Volcanic Activity

Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): Another lava overflow from the NE vent occurred this morning, starting around 10:00 local time. It followed a phase of increased activity from the summit vents. 467 more words

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