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Death toll from New Zealand volcano eruption increases to 19
# White Island
# White Island

Death toll from New Zealand volcano eruption increases to 19

Dec 23rd 2019, 9:22 AM 9,481 Views 0 Comments

Two of the victims’ bodies have not been recovered and authorities believe they were washed out to sea.

New Zealand names two people still missing after volcano eruption
# White Island
# White Island

New Zealand names two people still missing after volcano eruption

Dec 17th 2019, 8:35 AM 11,609 Views 1 Comment

Harsh conditions today forced an abandonment of the search for a second straight day.

New Zealand experts recover six bodies from toxic island after volcano eruption
# White Island
# White Island

New Zealand experts recover six bodies from toxic island after volcano eruption

Dec 13th 2019, 8:19 AM 14,691 Views 4 Comments

Volcanic gases are still venting from the crater, and scientists have said another eruption is possible.

Bodies set to be recovered from New Zealand volcano site tomorrow despite risk of eruption
# White Island
# White Island

Bodies set to be recovered from New Zealand volcano site tomorrow despite risk of eruption

Dec 12th 2019, 7:00 AM 7,339 Views 0 Comments

Continuing volcanic activity since Monday’s eruption has prevented rescue services going to the island.

Death toll rises to 8 in New Zealand volcano disaster
# White Island
# White Island

Death toll rises to 8 in New Zealand volcano disaster

Updated Dec 11th 2019, 9:42 PM 18,136 Views 6 Comments

Monitoring agency GeoNet said further eruptions on White Island were ‘likely’.

Irish woman included on list of survivors in New Zealand volcanic eruption
# White Island
# White Island

Irish woman included on list of survivors in New Zealand volcanic eruption

Dec 10th 2019, 3:05 PM 32,622 Views 9 Comments

The Department of Foreign Affairs said it was aware of the case.

New Zealand police launch investigation into volcano tragedy
# White Island
# White Island

New Zealand police launch investigation into volcano tragedy

Dec 10th 2019, 6:52 AM 21,101 Views 6 Comments

Questions have emerged over why tour groups were allowed into the volcano zone.

'No signs of life': Five killed and eight people missing after New Zealand volcano erupts on island
# White Island
# White Island

'No signs of life': Five killed and eight people missing after New Zealand volcano erupts on island

Updated Dec 9th 2019, 6:45 PM 48,450 Views 19 Comments

A total of 31 people are still in hospital and another three have been discharged.

Hiker killed as footage captures dramatic eruption of Italian island volcano
# Stromboli
# Stromboli

Hiker killed as footage captures dramatic eruption of Italian island volcano

Jul 3rd 2019, 10:06 PM 34,423 Views 9 Comments

The volcano is known to be active but today there were two particularly powerful explosions.

Flights redirected as Indonesia hikes alert level for volcano that sparked tsunami
# Anak Krakatoa
# Anak Krakatoa

Flights redirected as Indonesia hikes alert level for volcano that sparked tsunami

Dec 27th 2018, 8:39 AM 7,339 Views 4 Comments

A spokesperson for the national disaster agency said there is a danger of more eruptions.

Four injured in Sicily earthquake following Mount Etna eruption
# Italy
# Italy

Four injured in Sicily earthquake following Mount Etna eruption

Dec 26th 2018, 10:21 AM 13,354 Views 0 Comments

The volcano, which is the most active in Europe, erupted on Monday.

Mount Etna, the biggest active volcano in Europe, has erupted (but it's not believed to be dangerous)
# Sicily
# Sicily

Mount Etna, the biggest active volcano in Europe, has erupted (but it's not believed to be dangerous)

Dec 24th 2018, 4:45 PM 48,559 Views 12 Comments

More than 130 seismic shocks were recorded around the volcano afterwards.

One of Mexico's most active volcanoes has unleashed two enormous eruptions
# Popocatépetl
# Popocatépetl

One of Mexico's most active volcanoes has unleashed two enormous eruptions

Dec 17th 2018, 12:45 PM 30,798 Views 16 Comments

The Popocatépetl volcano sent an enormous pillar of ash and smoke two kilometers into the air.

Evacuations urged near Guatemala’s erupting Volcano of Fire
# Guatemala
# Guatemala

Evacuations urged near Guatemala’s erupting Volcano of Fire

Nov 19th 2018, 8:40 AM 9,734 Views 6 Comments

The 3,763-metre volcano is one of the most active in Central America.

‘We were about to hike up a volcano in Chile… I got an email saying Ulster Rugby want you over’
# Dream Ticket
From The42
# Dream Ticket

‘We were about to hike up a volcano in Chile… I got an email saying Ulster Rugby want you over’

Sep 23rd 2018, 10:00 AM 34,140 Views 8 Comments

Neil Walsh recalls the unlikely series of events that led to an incredible opportunity.

At least 75 killed and 200 missing after volcano erupts in Guatemala
# Eruption
# Eruption

At least 75 killed and 200 missing after volcano erupts in Guatemala

Jun 6th 2018, 7:03 AM 6,191 Views 0 Comments

Authorities said more than 1.7 million people had been affected by the disaster.

Children among 25 people killed after Guatemala volcano erupts
# Volcan De Fuego
# Volcan De Fuego

Children among 25 people killed after Guatemala volcano erupts

Jun 4th 2018, 7:50 AM 12,951 Views 0 Comments

Search efforts for those who are missing were suspended last night due to dangerous conditions.

Helicopters deployed to rescue Hawaii residents from fast moving lava
# Kilauea Volcano
# Kilauea Volcano

Helicopters deployed to rescue Hawaii residents from fast moving lava

May 19th 2018, 1:30 PM 15,034 Views 6 Comments

Lava flowing from Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano isolated a cluster of homes last night.

PHOTOS: Hawaii volcano forces evacuations as lava destroys homes
# Kilauea
# Kilauea

PHOTOS: Hawaii volcano forces evacuations as lava destroys homes

May 7th 2018, 11:09 AM 21,800 Views 5 Comments

Over 1500 residents have been ordered to evacuate the surrounding areas as some lose their homes.

Emergency declared in Hawaii after volcanic eruption
# Kilauea
# Kilauea

Emergency declared in Hawaii after volcanic eruption

May 4th 2018, 4:16 PM 21,548 Views 17 Comments

Fire authorities were detecting “extremely high levels of dangerous sulfur dioxide gas” in the area affected.

Volcano in southern Japan erupts for first time in 250 years
# Mount Io
# Mount Io

Volcano in southern Japan erupts for first time in 250 years

Apr 19th 2018, 4:29 PM 11,235 Views 16 Comments

The eruption occurred a few kilometres away from Shinmoedake, which featured in the 1967 James Bond film “You Only Live Twice” .

Over 56,000 people forced to flee as major volcanic eruption continues in the Philippines
# Eruption
# Eruption

Over 56,000 people forced to flee as major volcanic eruption continues in the Philippines

Jan 24th 2018, 10:06 AM 12,966 Views 18 Comments

The Mayon volcano began erupting two weeks ago.

Japan: Soldier killed and skiers stranded after volcano eruption causes avalanche
# Ski Resort
# Ski Resort

Japan: Soldier killed and skiers stranded after volcano eruption causes avalanche

Jan 23rd 2018, 6:57 AM 7,200 Views 0 Comments

A total of 78 people were stranded at a gondola station at the top of a mountain.

Bali volcano alert: Government advising Irish citizens as thousands flee homes
# Mount Agung
# Mount Agung

Bali volcano alert: Government advising Irish citizens as thousands flee homes

Nov 27th 2017, 4:54 PM 24,423 Views 12 Comments

Mount Agung has been spewing ash for a number of days.

Disruptions to international flights after Bali volcano erupts for second time this week
# Eruption
# Eruption

Disruptions to international flights after Bali volcano erupts for second time this week

Nov 26th 2017, 9:50 AM 15,103 Views 2 Comments

Mount Agung spewed smoke and ash as high as 4,000 feet this morning.

Usually more famous for its tourist draw, Bali's rumbling volcano has people fleeing
# Disaster Zone
# Disaster Zone

Usually more famous for its tourist draw, Bali's rumbling volcano has people fleeing

Nov 22nd 2017, 4:00 PM 12,711 Views 4 Comments

Mt. Agung hasn’t erupted in more than 50 years.

Entire population of Vanuatu island moved to safety as volcano threatens major eruption
# Ambae
# Ambae

Entire population of Vanuatu island moved to safety as volcano threatens major eruption

Sep 28th 2017, 10:37 AM 22,218 Views 19 Comments

It’s not clear when – or even if – the volcano will erupt.

Nearly 50,000 flee amid fears of Bali volcano eruption
# Mount Agung
# Mount Agung

Nearly 50,000 flee amid fears of Bali volcano eruption

Sep 25th 2017, 11:54 AM 13,104 Views 14 Comments

The last time Mount Agung erupted was in 1963.

Thousands evacuate Bali as smoke spews from volcano for first time in 50 years
# Mount Agung
# Mount Agung

Thousands evacuate Bali as smoke spews from volcano for first time in 50 years

Sep 22nd 2017, 12:56 PM 26,934 Views 19 Comments

The last time Mount Agung erupted was in 1963.

Parents and 11-year-old child die after falling into shallow volcano crater
# Italy
# Italy

Parents and 11-year-old child die after falling into shallow volcano crater

Sep 12th 2017, 5:31 PM 48,210 Views 15 Comments

“They crossed the security barriers and fell into the hole.”

Volcanic eruptions were the driving force behind an ancient global warming event
# New Research
# New Research

Volcanic eruptions were the driving force behind an ancient global warming event

Sep 2nd 2017, 7:00 AM 14,604 Views 32 Comments

The event that took place 56 million years ago has been investigated by researchers at the University of California.

This stunning moment won the top prize for the National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year
# The Power Of Nature
# The Power Of Nature

This stunning moment won the top prize for the National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year

Aug 1st 2017, 6:38 PM 49,228 Views 26 Comments

It captured the erupting Volcán de Colima in Mexico.

Eight rescuers killed during volcano search and rescue mission
# Indonesia
# Indonesia

Eight rescuers killed during volcano search and rescue mission

Jul 3rd 2017, 7:48 AM 10,352 Views 0 Comments

Five people were injured following the eruption.

Iceland's volcano eruption could reveal aerosols' climate change effect
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

Iceland's volcano eruption could reveal aerosols' climate change effect

Jun 25th 2017, 5:00 PM 27,661 Views 19 Comments

The Icelandic volcano Holuhraun, which erupted in 2014, did not increase the amount of water in the clouds.

‘I wasn’t brought down fast enough from the volcano and ended up with heart failure’
# Inspiration
From The42
# Inspiration

‘I wasn’t brought down fast enough from the volcano and ended up with heart failure’

Mar 5th 2017, 8:01 PM 40,296 Views 7 Comments

Fiona McGinley chats to The42 about recovering from a 2012 accident to compete in The Race.

Tourists warned to stay away after Japan's biggest volcano blows its top
# Eruption
# Eruption

Tourists warned to stay away after Japan's biggest volcano blows its top

Sep 14th 2015, 7:19 AM 30,885 Views 11 Comments

Ash has been spewed for thousands of metres above Mount Anso.

This shark turned up in a very unexpected place
# Volcano
# Volcano

This shark turned up in a very unexpected place

Jul 13th 2015, 8:00 PM 33,746 Views 26 Comments

What are you doing there, shark?

First deaths confirmed following Mount Ontake eruption
# Japan
# Japan

First deaths confirmed following Mount Ontake eruption

Sep 28th 2014, 7:23 PM 9,211 Views 4 Comments

Four people out of the 31 people who had been found in cardiac arrest near the peak were confirmed dead.

More than 30 feared dead in Japan as volcano continues to erupt
# Mount Ontake
# Mount Ontake

More than 30 feared dead in Japan as volcano continues to erupt

Sep 28th 2014, 8:01 AM 8,478 Views 3 Comments

Official say 45 to 49 hikers sheltered overnight in cabins on the mountain.

Amazing video captured by Japanese hikers running for cover as volcano erupts
# Pacific Ring Of Fire
# Pacific Ring Of Fire

Amazing video captured by Japanese hikers running for cover as volcano erupts

Sep 27th 2014, 2:30 PM 15,318 Views 4 Comments

At least eleven hikers were injured when Mount Ontake started spewing ash and smoke.