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Novarupta: The Most Powerful Volcanic Eruption of the 20th Century - Jun 06, 1912 After the deluge, the moonscape - 29/01/00 Mount Pinatubo in the Philippines
Images from the Mayon eruption - 29/02/00
Why volcanoes explode - 01/04/00
Volcano alert in Cameroon - 07/06/00
Japanese volcano eruption 'imminent' - 27/06/00
Sonar survey opens up Crater Lake - 14/08/00
Japanese volcano [Mount Oyama] blows - 18/08/00
Children moved from island of 12,000 quakes - 29/08/00
Evacuation ordered on volcano island - 30/08/00
Volcano islanders forced to leave - 01/09/00
Troops deployed in Tokyo quake drill - 03/09/00
Giant wave could threaten US - 04/10/00
New warning over Mexico volcano - 18/12/00
Thousands flee Mexican volcano - 19/12/00
Mexico's eruption - in pictures - 20/12/00 Popocatepetl
Supervolcanoes could trigger global freeze - 03/02/01
Villagers flee Java volcano - 10/02/01
Volcano alert falls on deaf ears - 11/02/01
Thousands flee Philippines volcano - 24/06/01
Philippines volcano could erupt 'for weeks' - 26/06/01
Aftershock rocks Peru - 26/06/01
In pictures: Peru quake - 26/06/01
Etna forces state of emergency - 24/07/01
Etna from space - 27/07/01
Etna: The stuff of myths - 27/07/01
Frantic drive to block Etna lava - 28/07/01
Etna the Eternal - 29/07/01
Etna: Calm after the storm - 08/08/01
Etna's rising anger - 29/08/01
Etna becoming 'more violent' - 30/08/01
Thousands flee as volcano lake is drained - 06/09/01 Mount Pinatubo in the Philippines
Congo volcano 'kills dozens' - 18/01/02
In pictures: Volcano wreaks havoc - 18/01/02
Congo volcano: The facts - 18/01/02
Goma: One month on - 26/02/02 One month after Mount Nyiragongo exploded, the lava field in Goma has stopped moving, but the crust is still warm to the touch
Iceland glacier flood fears - 11/07/02
DR Congo volcano erupts - 26/07/02 Mount Nyamuragira is a few miles north of Mount Nyiragongo, which erupted in January
In pictures: Hawaii lava show - 29/07/02
In pictures: Ecuador volcano - 04/11/02
Ecuador volcano eruptions subside - 05/11/02
World's 'oldest' volcanic rocks - 05/12/02 almost four billion years old, in northern Quebec
Italian volcano flexes its muscles - 30/12/02
Early warning system for Stromboli - 07/01/03
Listening to 'singing volcanoes' - 14/02/03
Volcano 'drove up UK death toll' - 25/05/04 in 1783
US volcano rumbles back to life - 30/09/04
In pictures: US volcano on alert - 04/10/04
Volcano research goes high-tech - 01/10/04
Waiting for the volcano to burst - 07/10/04
Experts weigh super-volcano risks - 09/03/05
US volcano Mount St Helens erupts - 09/03/05
Andamans volcano is post-tsunami hit - 11/07/05
Growing land bulge found in Oregon - 13/09/05
El Salvador volcano causes chaos - 02/10/05
Galapagos volcano erupts for third day - 25/10/05
Alaska volcano disrupts flights - 14/01/06
'Pompeii of the East' discovered - 28/02/06 More than 100,000 people died when Mount Tambora erupted on the Indonesian island of Sumbawa in 1815
Red alert for Indonesia volcano - 13/05/06
11,000 flee Indonesia's Mount Merapi volcano - 06/06/06
Java volcano increases activity - 08/06/06
Underwater volcano found by Italy - 23/06/06
In pictures: Philippines volcano - 20/07/06
Philippine volcano 'set to erupt' - 07/08/06
Full moon fear for Mayon volcano - 09/08/06
Ecuador volcano's deadly eruption - 17/08/06
Vesuvius escape plan 'insufficient' - 10/01/07
When a killer cloud hit Britain - 19/01/07 Laki erupted in 1783
In pictures: Stromboli erupts - 01/03/07
Thousands flee Indonesia volcano - 10/07/07
Under Montserrat's volcano - 01/08/07
Ancient Antarctic eruption noted - 20/01/08 the volcano erupted about 2,000 years ago
Death in the deep: Volcanoes blamed for mass extinction - 16/07/08
Will volcano blow? Expert waits, watches, ready to warn - 03/02/09
Volcano erupts in southern Chile - 20/02/09
Video: Undersea volcano erupts near Tonga in Pacific ocean - 20/03/09
Alaska volcano erupts five times - 23/03/09
Determining processes at work in Earth's upper mantle - 06/05/09 Oldoinyo Lengai produces carbon-based lavas, known as carbonatites
'Rosetta Stone' of supervolcanoes discovered in Italian Alps - 22/09/09
Deepest volcano caught on Pacific Ocean video - 18/12/09
World's deepest undersea vents discovered in Caribbean - 12/04/10
Iceland and the UK: Ancient volcanic connections - 22/04/10
MIT Scientists Theorize Why Volcano Erupts MIT Scientists Theorize Why Volcano Erupts - Jul 2010
Yellowstone supervolcano fed by bigger plume - 13/04/11
Mexico's Popocatepetl volcano blasts tower of ash - 04/06/11
Chile: Puyehue volcano erupts forcing mass evacuation - 04/06/11
Erupting volcanoes photographed from space
Farmers flee as world's deadliest volcano rumbles - 20/09/11
Tenerife geology discovery is among 'world's best' - 02/10/11
Possible trigger for volcanic 'super-eruptions' found - 12/10/11
New Icelandic volcano eruption could have global impact - 01/12/11
Canary Island volcano: A new island in the making? - 03/12/11
Two-faced Kilauea volcano exposed - 07/12/11
New island appears off Yemen after volcanic eruption - 30/12/11
New Lava Flow on Bagana Volcano - 22/05/12
Supervolcanoes 'can grow in just hundreds of years' - 30/05/12
The world's best volcano tours - 06/07/12
Volcano Hazards - 31/07/12 The United States has 169 active volcanoes. More than half of them could erupt explosively.
Lava in demand in New York - 31/08/12
Guatemala Fuego volcano eruption triggers evacuation - 13/09/12
The Brief but Violent Life of Monogenetic Volcanoes - 03/10/12
Trigger for explosive volcanic eruptions identified - 12/10/12
Scale of volcanic eruptions appears to hinge on first 10 seconds of bubble growth in magma, study shows - 16/10/12
New Zealand's Mount Tongariro erupts - 20/11/12
Copahue volcano eruption puts Argentina and Chile on alert - 22/12/12
As seen from space: Mt. Etna boils over - 22/02/13
How to climb a South American volcano - 21/03/13
Four ways to be killed by a volcano - 27/03/14
Volcano project scours Iceland for early warning signals - 23/05/13
Journey into an Icelandic volcano - 22/05/13 video
Popocatepetl volcano causes Mexico flight chaos - 05/07/13
Volcanic 'scream' precedes explosive eruptions - 15/07/13
Indonesia volcano eruption: Six dead on Palue - 10/08/13
Mount Bromo volcano explosive eruption accompanied by powerful shockwave (1/2)
Mystery 13th Century eruption traced to Lombok, Indonesia - 30/09/13
Geological exploration reveals Australian super volcano - 01/10/13
Yellowstone supervolcano 'even more colossal' - 10/12/13
BYU geologists discover 'super volcano' in Utah - 10/12/13
Scientists show how deadly volcanic phenomenon moves - 29/12/13
Supervolcano eruption mystery solved - 06/01/14
Indonesia volcano Sinabung in deadly eruption - 01/02/14
Active volcanoes store cold magma - 17/02/14
Thousands in Guatemala facing evacuation as Pacaya volcano erupts - 02/03/14
Ecuador volcano throws up spectacular ash plume - 05/04/14
Baby volcanic island eats its older neighbor - 07/04/14
Volcano eruptions have deep origins - 29/04/14
That's Explosive! 3 New Volcanoes Discovered in Australia - 27/06/14
11 Photos of Iceland's Bardarbunga Volcano Erupting That Are Just Unreal - 11/09/14
Japan volcano: Mt Ontake rescue teams find 31 bodies - 28/09/14
UW team explores large, restless volcanic field in Chile - 28/11/14
Chile volcano Villarrica eruption spews ash and lava - 03/03/15
First photographs emerge of new Pacific island off Tonga - 11/03/15
Volcanic Explosivity Index (VEI)
Chilean volcano erupts for first time in 42 years, prompts evacuations - 23/04/15
Hidden superchain of volcanoes discovered in Australia - 16/09/15
A jewel of the Indian Ocean - 23/09/15 Vertical jointing at Nosy Mitsio archipelago, 70km off Madagascarís northern coast
New 'geospeedometer' confirms super-eruptions have short fuses - 20/10/15
Types of volcanic eruptions - Mar 26, 2015
Frictional heat dehydrates magma - 28/12/15 Donald Dingwell, Director of the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences at LMU



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