Merapi volcano erupts in Indonesia spewing lava and ash
The Merapi volcano, located in the central region of the Indonesian island of Java, has erupted this Saturday, expelling a river of incandescent lava of about a kilometer and a half, along with clouds of smoke and ash. Local authorities have issued an alert, although it has not been necessary to evacuate the population at this time.
Hawaii’s Volcano Has Stopped Erupting and Low-Cost Flights Are Available — An Eruption and Smog Could Return Any Time
Hawaii has been impacted by the eruption of Kilauea Volcano, which is located at Volcanoes National Park on the Big Island. The Volcanoes National Park is over 200 miles from Honolulu. The volcano has been producing hazardous gasses or “vog” that can be harmful to human health.
Kawah Ijen: The Blue Flames of Indonesia's Volcano
Volcanoes are one of nature's most powerful and awe-inspiring phenomena, but the Kawah Ijen volcano in Indonesia is a unique wonder that leaves visitors stunned. Kawah Ijen is a volcano located in East Java, Indonesia, that has been attracting tourists and scientists alike for its unique feature – it spews blue flames instead of lava. The volcano is an active sulfur mine that has been in operation for more than 50 years, and the blue flames are caused by the combustion of sulfuric gases that emerge from the volcano's crater. While the blue flames are the main attraction, Kawah Ijen is also known for its stunning scenery, including its turquoise crater lake, waterfalls, and dense vegetation.
Tanaga Volcano in Alaska Could Possibly Erupt, Says U.S. Geological Survey
The U.S. Geological Survey issued a warning statement on Thursday, March 9th, that the Tanaga Volcano in Alaska has a heightened risk of erupting. An eruption could impact air traffic in the area and release volcanic ash and debris. The alert level for the volcano was increased after a series of earthquakes in the area.
The Year 536: A Catastrophic Period in Human History
The year 536 is often cited as one of the darkest periods in human history. A combination of natural disasters, disease, and political instability led to widespread suffering and death across the globe. In this article, we will explore the reasons why the year 536 was the worst for being alive and examine the impact of this period on human civilization. year 536 is often cited as one of the darkest periods in human history. A combination of natural disasters, disease, and political instability led to widespread suffering and death across the globe. In this article, we will explore the reasons why the year 536 was the worst for being alive and examine the impact of this period on human civilization.
In 1985, a 13-Year-Old Girl Was Trapped Under Debris After a Volcano Erupted. She Suffered For 3 Days Before Dying
In November of 1985, a massive eruption of the Nevado del Ruiz volcano in Colombia caused widespread destruction and loss of life. One of the most devastating stories to emerge from the tragedy was that of Omayra Sanchez, a 13-year-old girl who became trapped in the debris of her home for three days before succumbing to her injuries.
The view of a lava river moving in real time
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to watch a river of lava flow?. Recently, I found an amazing video of lava flowing. So I figured I'd share it here. This video has been making its way around the internet, showing a mesmerizing display of a lava river in action.
Yellowstone Supervolcano Has Twice the Amount of Liquid Magma Than Previously Thought
The Grand Prismatic Spring at Yellowstone National ParkPhoto byWikimedia. The Yellowstone Supervolcano, also known as the Yellowstone Caldera, located in northwest Wyoming, has erupted thrice in the past 2.1 million years. The supervolcano is believed to be volatile, with the last eruption taking place 640,000 years ago. A recent study suggests the Yellowstone Supervolcano may have more magma than previously estimated.
Five Volcanoes Erupting At The Same Time Rounds Out A Year That Started With The Historic Eruption In Tonga
Volcanic EruptionPhoto byUSGS, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons. Volcanos erupting everywhere? That would seem to be the status of the world. Authorities and the scientific community are monitoring active eruptions and potential eruptions in not one but four different countries. If you haven't been paying attention to the news, that's a lot of hot gas (CO2), ash, and lava spewing into our atmosphere.
Autumn Scenery In Mt. Baker, Washington
Mt. Baker is a beautiful area in northwest Washington state. It is located about halfway between Vancouver and Seattle, with Seattle being about 132 miles away. Traveling from Bellingham, Washington on SR-542 is a highly recommended 58-mile scenic route that ends at Artist Point and is the only way to get to the Mt. Baker ski area. The mountain itself can be seen easily from each city and town and only gets more beautiful as you get closer. Much of the mountain is in the Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, which is 1,724,229 acres spread out over several Washington counties.
The Worst Year To Be Alive in History - 536 AD
536 AD was the worst year to be alive in the history of mankind. Volcano EruptionPhoto by( Yosh Ginsu/Unsplash) While the last few years have not been easy, mostly due to the pandemic, there are many years in our records that have been undeniably bad and have left humanity extraordinarily shaken. Take for example the year 1347 AD, when the Black Death commenced its long march throughout Eurasia. Or 1816, the “year barring a summer”. Or in 1914, when the assassination of a dim Habsburg archduke precipitated not one but two world conflicts – one of which delivered a hundred thousand deaths in the world’s most horrific genocide.
Yellowstone National Park has reopened but some speculate if the park remained closed due to increased seismic activity.
Yellowstone National Park closed all of its entrances into the park on June 13, 2022, due to heavy rains and flooding. The park as of October 2022, reopened the Northeast Entrance Road.
Newberry National Volcanic Monument
Newberry National Volcanic Monument in Bend, Oregon
Earthquakes Rock the United States Following the Blood Moon
Earthquakes are shaking up the states.(egon69/iStock) A series of earthquakes have recently struck the United States. As all faultlines are interconnected, the activity is presumed to be related to the recent volcanic activity at Mt. Edgecumbe. A similar event happened earlier this year when a string of earthquakes rocked the United States following more volcanic activity.
New York & Surrounding East Coast on Alert Pending Ash Cloud From Potential Volcanic Eruption
Scientists are predicting an ash cloud that could sweep the nation.(Robert Gibson/iStock) New York City and the east coast are on high alert. A series of earthquakes in April from Sitka, Alaska have made way for an official notice about the presumed likely eruption of Alaska’s Mt. Edgecumbe.
U.S. Volcano that has been dormant for 800 YEARS appears to be Waking Up
A volcano near Sitka, Alaska, which has been dormant for 800 years is becoming active again. Mount Edgecumbe which has been dormant for at least 800 years has shown signs of life after a wave of the earthquake struck the region earlier this year.
Recent Earthquakes on New Jersey's Ramapo Fault Line
Ramapo fault line has triggered a series of earthquakes in New Jersey.(@ananaline/iStock) Shaking things up for New Jersey as summer turns to fall in 2022, New Jersey has felt two earthquakes within this past week!
This is how summer looks in America’s fifth National Park!! - So beautiful!!
We recently visited Mt RainierNational Park. It has an elevation of 14,411 ft and it’s considered one of the most dangerous volcanos in the world. It was such an amazing experience and we recommend it to everyone! Hope you guys enjoy it and Thanks for Watching! 🌋