Lavafalls – Waterfalls are so last year!

Everyone can have a waterfall, but as it’s volcano Monday, why not have a lavafall?

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Pyroclastic flows at Volcán de Fuego, Guatemala

This timelapse video of Volcán de Fuego shows a pyroclastic flow rushing down the flank of the crater.

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Volcano monitoring on the next level

Volcanoes are being monitored for quite some time now. Deformational changes and seismicity can be recorded with decent accuracy. However, the link to volcanic activity has been unclear the entire time. But recent […]

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Progressing ash plume of Eyjafjallajökull

In May 2010 air transportation in Europe came to a halt, when Eyjafjallajökull on Iceland erupted. Now, two years after that eruption scientist have gathered and evaluated all kinds of data how the […]

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Volcano lightning in Chile

Volcanic plumes trigger some spectacular phenomena. In Chile, we see lightning within the ash plume. Mesmerizing footage really. Volcano lightning These flashes of lightning within an ash plume are somewhat common. Charged particles are transported […]

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Melting drones on Vanuatu – Amazing footage from an active volcano

Recent advances in technology have made drones available to the general public. And as nerds go, they have found brilliant ways to use these. Flying a drone with a camera into a volcano […]

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Artificial lava meets ice and water

A team of scientists and artists pour molten basalt into ice and water. When artificial lava meets ice, spectacular images are created. See for yourself and marvel at the explanation of F Yeah […]

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Dante’s Peak investigated

Dante’s Peak, one of those disaster movies that you either love or hate. Pierce Brosnan saves a dog from Old Smokey tantrum. In the role of a volcanologist we get quite a bit […]

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Fly over Bardabunga

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Shock Waves on Tavurvur – Volcano Monday

The shock wave on the Tavurvur volcano in Papua New Guinea is really quite impressive!

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