This iconic image of Sakurajima is taken by Martin Rietze.

Voting for Volcano of the Month

Four volcanoes have been suggested for the Volcano of the Month. These are in alphabetical order Nishinoshima, Sakurajima, Sinabung & Stromboli. It is quite simple, the volcano with the most votes given wins. And on Monday there will be a post about the winning volcano. You vote by being logged in and use the poll-maker.…

Stromboli and Etna

Stromboli showed heightened activity during the last days and weeks. IngeB found an article on this behavior: “The stronger eruption intensity of Stromboli has also been subject to an article in Italian webnews. Because of the explosions at its summit, the civil protection organisation has hightened the alert level. http://www.meteoweb.eu/2013/04/non-solo-letna-anche-lo-stromboli-sta-eruttando-con-forti-esplosioni-avviso-di-elevata-criticita-dalla-protezione-civile/200183/ “ Siencia Obsoleta found a…

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Sheepy Dalek on a Saturday

Tolbachik is still going strong: More information: http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/NaturalHazards/view.php?id=80473 A screenshot I took 2 days ago: Best info provided on the KVERT site Etna showed 4 paroxysms but once Greg set his scripts on it, it stopped. Voodoo going on. (j.k) ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. Report on a Deep Space Live: The museum is also called “Museum of the…