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Sep 29, 2014 11:45 AM ET // Discovery News
See images shot by a hiker trapped on the top of Mount Ontake, the Japanese volcano that erupted on Sept. 27.
Sep 28, 2014 08:00 AM ET // AFP
At least 31 hikers have been found lifeless near the peak of Mount Ontake after Saturday's volcanic eruption.
Sep 5, 2014 11:30 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
A new volcanic island growing 600 miles south of Tokyo is still growing, and scientists worry it could collapse and cause a tsunami, or else explode. Continue reading →
Jul 21, 2014 03:26 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Japan's devastating 9.0 earthquake in 2011 has dangerously increased the pressure beneath Mount Fuji, an active volcano. Continue reading →
Jul 11, 2014 05:15 PM ET // AFP
The Japan Meteorological Agency said a local tsunami of up to one metre (3.3 feet) could impact the Pacific coastline after the quake.
Jul 8, 2014 01:45 PM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
The Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) on the Suomi-NPP satellite catches a glimpse of a storm churning with 150-mile-per-hour winds.
Jun 27, 2014 12:30 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
Ocean whirlpools, some hundreds of miles across, contribute to extreme weather around the world.
Jun 19, 2014 06:30 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
If you're not feeling the heat in Brazil, maybe it's time to weigh in on a more explosive competition.
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