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January 19, 2021, 5:14 AM

Ash advisory in Italy as Mount Etna erupts

Video shot about 14 miles from the base of the volcano shows a huge plume of smoke rising as lava shoots towards the sky.
January 19, 2021, 5:14 AM
Ash advisory in Italy as Mount Etna erupts
1 month ago

Deep lava lake found in Kilauea volcano

Kilauea volcano on Hawaii’s Big Island showed a lava lake measuring several hundred feet deep.
1 month ago
Deep lava lake found in Kilauea volcano
1 month ago

Park rangers cite visitors to Hawaii volcano eruption site

Park rangers cited dozens of people who came to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park.
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Dramatic video from Hawaii volcano eruption

The U.S. Geological Survey released a video showing lava fountains spewing from two vents in the Kilauea Crater. The park remains open, but rangers are warning visitors to stay on marked trails.
1 month ago
Dramatic video from Hawaii volcano eruption
1 month ago

Kilauea volcano erupts on Hawaii's Big Island

Kilauea, an active shield volcano on Hawaii's Big Island, has erupted.
1 month ago
Kilauea volcano erupts on Hawaii's Big Island
1 month ago

Volcanic eruption on the big island of Hawaii

Lava flowed overnight from the crater of the Kilauea volcano, and alerts went out to residents. Researchers have seen an increase in seismic activity at the volcano since it last erupted in 2018.
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Volcanic eruption on the big island of Hawaii
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Kilauea volcano lights up sky over Hawaii

Timelapse footage shows Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano lighting up the sky as it spewed clouds of smoke into the air.
1 month ago
Kilauea volcano lights up sky over Hawaii
1 month ago

Volcano erupts on Hawaii's Big Island, draws crowds to park

People are lining up to try to get a look at Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano on the Big Island, which erupted Sunday night and spewed ash and steam into the atmosphere
1 month ago
Kilauea volcano erupts on Hawaii's Big Island
6 months ago

Indonesia's Sinabung volcano ejects towering column of ash

Indonesia's rumbling Mount Sinabung has erupted with a column of ash.
6 months ago
Indonesia's Sinabung volcano ejects towering column of ash
6 months ago

Volcano eruption in Italy lights up sky

No damage nor injuries were reported after the volcano erupted on the Italian island of Stromboli.
6 months ago
Volcano eruption in Italy lights up sky
7 months ago

Towering column of ash and gas erupts from Indonesian volcano

According to a local media report, there were two explosions within 15 minutes of each other.
7 months ago
Towering column of ash and gas erupts from Indonesian volcano
7 months ago

Take an aerial peek inside an erupting volcano

Volcanologists in Mexico conducted a flyover of the mighty Popocatépetl volcano.
7 months ago
Take an aerial peek inside an erupting volcano
9 months ago

Volcano explodes in Mexico

Mexican officials reported an explosion from the active Popocatepetl volcano, saying the column of ash and debris reached more than half a mile in height.
9 months ago
Volcano explodes in Mexico
9 months ago

Sicily's Mount Etna erupts in plumes of smoke and ash

The plumes reached a height of more than 3 miles into the sky.
9 months ago
Sicily's Mount Etna erupts in plumes of smoke and ash
10 months ago

Indonesia's Anak Krakatau volcano shoots ash, lava

Indonesia’s Anak Krakatau volcano has spewed a column of ash 1,640 feet into the sky in the longest eruption since the explosive collapse of the island caused a deadly tsunami in 2018
10 months ago
Indonesia's Anak Krakatau volcano shoots ash, lava
10 months ago

Live look at volcano lava lake in Nicaragua

National Geographic and “GMA” teamed up to explore Masaya Volcano in Nicaragua, one of only eight of these lakes on the entire planet, and share a rare close-up view.
10 months ago
Live look at volcano lava lake in Nicaragua
1 year ago

Indonesia's most active volcano erupts, spews ash into sky

Indonesia’s most active volcano has erupted, spewing sand, smoke and ash into the sky
1 year ago
Indonesia's most active volcano erupts, spews ash into sky
1 year ago

Death toll from New Zealand volcanic eruption rises to 21

Another person who was hospitalized with critical injuries from an eruption last month of a New Zealand volcano has died, bringing the death toll to 21
1 year ago
Death toll from New Zealand volcanic eruption rises to 21
1 year ago

Mount Vesuvius blast turned ancient victim's brain to glass

Scientists say the ancient blast of Mount Vesuvius turned the brain matter of one victim into glass
1 year ago
Mount Vesuvius blast turned ancient victim's brain to glass
1 year ago

Activity from Alaska volcano triggers aviation warnings after spewing ash, lava

Activity from one of Alaska's 80 volcanoes triggered aviation warnings after it began to spew ash and lava over the weekend.
1 year ago
Volcano activity triggers aviation warnings after spewing ash and lava
1 year ago

Volcanic activity triggers aviation warnings in Alaska

The Shishaldin Volcano sits near an Aleutian village on an archipelago in southwest Alaska about 700 miles west of Anchorage.
1 year ago
Volcanic activity triggers aviation warnings in Alaska
1 year ago

Philippine volcano simmers, officials brace for long crisis

Philippine officials say they're bracing for a long crisis whether the Taal volcano erupts more disastrously or simmers precariously for weeks or months, as massive numbers of displaced villagers languish in emergency shelters
1 year ago
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Philippines volcano buries towns, forces evacuations

ABC News’ Bob Woodruff reports from Manila as the damage from the massive volcano continues to spread.
1 year ago
Philippines volcano buries towns, forces evacuations
1 year ago

Empty villages covered in ash as volcanic eruption looms

All eyes are on the Taal volcano in the Philippines, which experts are warning could erupt again at anytime.
1 year ago
Empty villages covered in ash as volcanic eruption looms
1 year ago

Philippines braces for major volcanic eruption

Taal Volcano has been spewing ash for days, raising serious health concerns for those south of Manila.
1 year ago
Philippines braces for major volcanic eruption
1 year ago

Authorities warn volcano in Philippines could erupt at any time

More than 50 earthquakes have been reported in an eight-hour span with at least 40,000 people taking shelter.
1 year ago
Authorities warn volcano in Philippines could erupt at any time
1 year ago

Daredevil Nik Wallenda announces his extreme volcano stunt

The high-wire walker talks about his upcoming stunt above the active Masaya Volcano in Nicaragua.
1 year ago
Daredevil Nik Wallenda announces his extreme volcano stunt
1 year ago

Volcano eruption illuminates night sky in Galapagos

The La Cumbre volcano erupted in Fernandina Islands – home to unique species including iguanas, snakes and penguins.
1 year ago
Volcano eruption illuminates night sky in Galapagos
1 year ago

Wedding celebrations continue under cloud of volcanic activity

Wedding celebrations continued while a gigantic cloud of smoke and ash spewed from the Taal volcano in the background.
1 year ago
Wedding celebrations continue under cloud of volcanic activity
1 year ago

Ash, lava spews: Images after Taal volcano erupts

After the volcanic tremors began on Sunday morning, the crater was erupting a stream of ash and pebbles up to 9 miles in the sky.
1 year ago
Ash, lava spews: Images after Taal volcano erupts
1 year ago

Ash streams, lava spews: Vivid images after Taal Volcano erupts in Philippines

Ash and smoke are continuing to spew from the main crater of the Taal Volcano in the Philippines.
1 year ago
Ash streams, lava spews: Vivid images after volcano erupts in Philippines
1 year ago

Thousands evacuate Manila as volcano spews ash

Several towns were covered in a gray film from the Philippine volcano.
1 year ago
Thousands evacuate Manila as volcano spews ash
1 year ago

Wedding in the Philippines continues despite volcano eruption

A couple shared some unbelievable photos on their wedding day when a volcano in the Philippines erupted.
1 year ago
Couple says 'I do' amidst volcano eruption
1 year ago

Volcano spews lava on Galapagos island

A volcano on an uninhabited island in the Galapagos has begun erupting, spilling lava down its sides toward the sea
1 year ago
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Lightning streaks through ash during volcanic eruption in Philippines

The Taal Volcano spewed ash and debris, prompting residents to flee.
1 year ago
Lightning streaks through ash during volcanic eruption in Philippines
1 year ago

Volcanic eruption sets backdrop for local wedding

While tens of thousands of people have been evacuated in the Philippines, a nearby wedding went on as planned.
1 year ago
Volcanic eruption sets backdrop for local wedding
1 year ago

Lava gushes from volcano near Manila; tens of thousands flee

Red-hot lava is spewing from a volcano near the Philippine capital of Manila
1 year ago
Lava gushes from Philippine volcano as ash spreads to Manila
1 year ago

Philippine officials warn of 'volcanic tsunami' following eruption near Manila

Officials in the Philippines have warned residents of a possible "volcanic tsunami" following the eruption of a small volcano near the capital of Manila.
1 year ago
Philippine officials warn of 'volcanic tsunami' following eruption
1 year ago

Lightning strikes inside spewing volcano in Philippines

Police officer chasing suspect hit by a train; dozens diagnosed with unknown stomach sickness at Yosemite.
1 year ago
Lightning strikes inside spewing volcano in Philippines
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Volcano erupts near Manila; airport shut, villagers flee

A small volcano near the Philippine capital that draws many tourists for its picturesque setting in a lake has erupted with a massive plume of ash and steam, prompting thousands of people to flee and officials to shut Manila’s international airport
1 year ago
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Volcanic eruption sends explosion of ash, smoke into sky in Mexico

Mexico’s National Civil Protection Coordination issued a yellow alert for the area around San Nicolas de los Ranchos.
1 year ago
Volcanic eruption sends explosion of ash, smoke into sky in Mexico
1 year ago

New Zealand police: Atlanta woman among volcano victims

Police have confirmed that an Atlanta area woman died after a volcanic eruption in New Zealand last month
1 year ago
Atlanta woman among New Zealand volcano victims, officials say
1 year ago

New Zealand volcano eruption: Police end search for 2 still missing

Despite searches from the shoreline and the air, no remains have been recovered.
1 year ago
Police end search for 2 still missing in volcano eruption
1 year ago

American woman dies from burns weeks after volcano erupted in New Zealand

The death is the 19th from the eruption on White Island.
1 year ago
American woman dies from burns suffered in volcano eruption
1 year ago

Ecuador volcano lights up the night

The Reventador is one of the country's most remote volcanoes, located in Ecuador's Amazon region, it is also one of the most active in the country.
1 year ago
Ecuador volcano lights up the night
1 year ago

American dies from burns due to volcano eruption

Another American has died following the eruption of a volcano in New Zealand earlier this month, according to hospital officials.
1 year ago
American dies from burns due to volcano eruption
1 year ago

Bodies of 2 missing tourists in New Zealand volcano eruption likely washed out to sea: Police

New Zealand authorities believe the bodies of two tourists still missing in the wake of a deadly volcanic eruption have been washed out to sea.
1 year ago
Bodies of 2 missing volcano victims believed to have been washed out to sea
1 year ago

Toxic air, gases hamper search for last 2 volcano victims

A second search of New Zealand's volcanic White Island failed to find the bodies
1 year ago
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New Zealand officials attempt to recover the bodies of victims on White Island

Recovery teams were not immediately dispatched because the volcano was still active after erupting on Monday.
1 year ago
New Zealand officials attempt to recover the bodies of victims on White Island
1 year ago

Vacation warning near other volcanoes

A look at other volcanic tourist attractions that could be dangerous, such as Salton Buttes Mountain in California.
1 year ago
Vacation warning  near other volcanoes