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“Volcanic Eruptions”

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 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 →
Aug 29, 2014 08:54 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
If the big volcano, which last erupted 640,000 years ago, were to blow up again, it would spew enough ash to send particles as far away as New York City. Continue reading →
Aug 28, 2014 01:30 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
Cauldrons forming near Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano suggest an eruption under the ice has already taken place.
Aug 26, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Eric Niiler
Both can cause widespread human and ecological devastation. But picking a winner in a destruction derby is a tough call.
Aug 18, 2014 07:00 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Earthquakes under Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano prompted the Met Office to raise the volcano's eruption risk level to orange.
Jun 10, 2014 04:43 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
A satellite orbiting six miles above the Congo could warn a million nearby residents of an eruption. Continue reading →
Apr 30, 2014 11:45 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
The youngest volcanoes on the East Coast share an unusual geological link with islands on the opposite side of the Atlantic Ocean.
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