Hawaii Volcano Erupts From Summit, Shooting Plume Of AshHawaii's Kilauea volcano has erupted from its summit, shooting a dusty plume of ash about 30,000 feet into the sky.
New Fissure Erupts; More Evacuations Ordered In HawaiiA new fissure emitting steam and lava spatter spurred Hawaii officials to call for more evacuations on Sunday as residents braced for an expected eruption from the Kilauea volcano.
Hawaii Volcano Eruption Destroys 35 StructuresBy Monday morning, 35 structures -- including at least 26 homes -- had been destroyed in the four days since the Kilauea volcano erupted.
Hawaii Braces for Long Upheaval as Erupting Kilauea BoilsHundreds of anxious residents on the Big Island of Hawaii hunkered down Saturday for what could be weeks or months of upheaval as the dangers from an erupting Kilauea volcano continued to grow.
Kilauea Volcano Jolts Big Island with Quakes, Lava, GasSputtering lava, strong earthquakes and toxic gas jolted the southern part of the Big Island of Hawaii as magma shifted underneath a restless Kilauea volcano.
Iceland Volcano Museum Focuses on Spectacular Eruptions – Past and FutureSix volcanos in Iceland show signs of erupting but, since 2010, tourism has increased five-fold.
Philippine Volcano Spews Lava Fountains, 56,000 People FleeThe Philippines’ most active volcano spewed fountains of red-hot lava and massive ash plumes anew Tuesday in a dazzling but increasingly dangerous eruption that has sent more than 56,000 villagers fleeing to evacuation centers.
Volcano Eruption In Alaska Sends Ash 20,000 Feet UpA remote and active volcano on Alaska's Aleutian Islands erupted, sending ash 20,000 feet into the air, scientists said.
Impressive Lava-Spewing Images From Chile's Villarica Volcano EruptionOne of South America's most active volcanos erupted early Tuesday in southern Chile, spewing heavy smoke into the air as lava surged down its slopes, prompting authorities to evacuate thousands of people.
Massive Solar X-Ray Eruption Hits Earth, Potentially Disrupts GPS And Airplane, Ship CommunicationsA massive solar flare flooded the sunlit portion of the planet Tuesday morning with X-rays powerful enough to disrupt GPS navigation, and airplane and maritime communication for several minutes.
Lassen Peak Began Years Of Eruptions 100 Years Ago, Building To Massive Blasts And A National ParkIt quietly built up magma for 27,000 years before beginning years-long series of eruptions on May 30th, 1914 and today the national park around Lassen Peak remains a closely observed volcanic hot spot.