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The Sunset Crater Volcano erupted about 900 years ago. It left lava flows in the San Francisco Peak Volcano field area, in northern Arizona. This field area of nearly 2000 square miles, contains around 600 identified volcanoes. 36 more words


The Big Obsidian Flow, Central Oregon

During my time in America, I visited the Big Obsidian Flow near Paulina Lake in Central Oregon. It was whilst I was there that I saw my first proper glance of obsidian. 413 more words


Lava After Storm

Volcano Goddess Pele’s steam plume has become more prominent as the eastern most Pacific Ocean entry in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park continues unabated. Her fluid pahoehoe flows cover the better part of a mile of the recently re-built access road, giving visitors a direct path to the action. 144 more words

Lava Footage

Lava Flow on Volcán de Fuego : Natural Hazards

From NASA Visible Earth

On September 7, 2016, the Operational Land Imager (OLI) on Landsat 8 captured this image of lava spilling down the slopes of Guatemala’s… 175 more words



Suddenly the lush greenery I normally associate with tropical climates stops to give way to miles and miles of crumpled, wrinkled and cracked black rock.  The contrast is stark and it is very apparent we are about to witness something quite out of the ordinary. 535 more words


New on 500px : Pele's Creation by tomkualii by tomkualii

Archive 2013. Lava entering our Ocean as Pele continues to build our wonderful Island here in the middle of the Pacific. Photography tours available at… 10 more words