Active volcanoes in the world from 27/07/2011 to 02/08/2011

The Weekly Volcanic Activity Report is a cooperative project between the Smithsonian's Global Volcanism Program and the US Geological Survey's Volcano Hazards Program. Updated every Week (mostly Wednesday), notices of volcanic activity posted on these pages are preliminary and subject to change as … [Read more...]

El Hierro Volcano eruption (Canary Islands) : Part 1 - July 28 until September 7, 2011

Version en Español - Spanish version This is Part 1 of the  El Hierro Volcano eruption report CLICK HERE TO READ THE LATEST NEWS Our tweets are also posted into our Facebook Volcano Page With the collaboration of Joke Volta, an El Hierro resident Read also : Scientific paper reveals massive … [Read more...]

Active volcanoes in the world from 20/07/2011 to 26/07/2011

The Weekly Volcanic Activity Report is a cooperative project between the Smithsonian's Global Volcanism Program and the US Geological Survey's Volcano Hazards Program. Updated every Week (mostly Wednesday), notices of volcanic activity posted on these pages are preliminary and subject to change as … [Read more...]

Video - Scientist almost killed by overflowing lava lake!

BBC program "The Center of the Planet" showed video footage of a scientist risking his live to take some samples near the edge of a lava lake in the crater of Mount Nyiragongo, Democratic Republic of Congo.  The Lava Lake is in constant movement and comes to the edge of the lake risking to overflow … [Read more...]

Active volcanoes in the world from 13/07/2011 to 19/07/2011

The Weekly Volcanic Activity Report is a cooperative project between the Smithsonian's Global Volcanism Program and the US Geological Survey's Volcano Hazards Program. Updated every Week (mostly Wednesday), notices of volcanic activity posted on these pages are preliminary and subject to change as … [Read more...]

Vanuatu (beautiful) Manaro Vui volcano remains at alert Level 1

The first listed active volcano in our weekly Active volcanoes list we published earlier today was  Vanuatu's  Manaro Vui volcano (also called Ambae or Aoba). An extremely beautiful island (in fact a 3,900 meter high volcano), with on top a crater lake with an active crater as an island in the … [Read more...]

Active volcanoes in the world from 06/07/2011 to 12/07/2011

The Weekly Volcanic Activity Report is a cooperative project between the Smithsonian's Global Volcanism Program and the US Geological Survey's Volcano Hazards Program. Updated every Week (mostly Wednesday), notices of volcanic activity posted on these pages are preliminary and subject to change as … [Read more...]

Nabro eruption : 31 people killed at the Ethiopian side - thousands more need aid

Links to our extensive Nabro reporting : Part 1 (Day 1 and 2), Part 2 (Day 3, 4 and 5), Part 3 (Day 6 - end) Read also : From the earthquake swarm until the eruption (day 1 and 2) (June 12) Read also : Air traffic disruption and the aid of NASA HD satellite images (day 3, 4 and 5) (June … [Read more...]

Active volcanoes in the world from 29/06/2011 to 05/07/2011

The Weekly Volcanic Activity Report is a cooperative project between the Smithsonian's Global Volcanism Program and the US Geological Survey's Volcano Hazards Program. Updated every Week (mostly Wednesday), notices of volcanic activity posted on these pages are preliminary and subject to change as … [Read more...]

Active volcanoes in the world from 22/06/2011 to 28/06/2011

The Weekly Volcanic Activity Report is a cooperative project between the Smithsonian's Global Volcanism Program and the US Geological Survey's Volcano Hazards Program. Updated by 2300 UTC every Wednesday, notices of volcanic activity posted on these pages are preliminary and subject to change as … [Read more...]