Bárdarbunga – The Elevator to Hell

Due to me having had a couple of hectic weeks at my day job and catching this year’s influenza I have not gotten around to writing as much as I have wished. What I had wanted to do by now would have been to explain more in detail what is happening at the Icelandic eruption,…

Kelud and the Global Weather

Hello and welcome to this double-article, in it you will get two different takes on the question if Kelud really will affect the global climate by two different writers. So, let us see if we get two different answers shall we? First part is by me, and the second part is by GeoLurking. After the…

End of the world is currently postponed

The doomsayers and nibiruists seem to have their own sad little volcanic fashion trends. After their favorite volcano, Yellowstone, was found to be suffering from a serious case of dying they seem to have moved on. I expected them to find a new supervolcano to go on endlessly about. This time they though concocted something unexpected.…

Volcano or Environmental Disaster?

One thing I have come to understand about volcanoes is the long term effect they have on the environment. To really understand the size and impact of a volcanic eruption we have to put into perspective by comparing the effect with the environmental disasters we as humans have caused. During the last year or so…