(LEGAZPI CITY, Philippines) -- Tens of thousands of villagers in the Philippines are facing long-term displacement as the Mayon volcano continues to erupt -- and is expected to do so for months.The volcano, the most active on the archipelago, is wreaking havoc on the island... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The Kilauea volcano on Hawaii's Big Island has started erupting again.The U.S. Geological Survey said Thursday night that its Hawaiian Volcano Observatory "detected glow" in webcam images of the Kilauea summit, "indicating that the eruption has resumed within Halemaʻumaʻu crater in... Read More.
(LUMAJANG REGENCY, Indonesia) -- Several villages surrounding Mount Semeru, Indonesia's tallest volcano, have been blanketed in ash and soot following its latest eruption.Evacuations were announced Sunday as the 12,060-foot volcano, located in East Java in Indonesia, about 300 miles southeast of the capital Jakarta,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A New Zealand-led team of marine geologists investigating an underwater volcano that erupted on Jan. 15 in the Tongan archipelago in the South Pacific Ocean have found that it was the “largest ever recorded” with modern equipment.The Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha’apai volcano,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- An eruption of the Sakurajima volcano in Japan has raised emergency alerts of their highest levels and prompted evacuations for residents nearby.The volcano, located in Japan's southwestern prefecture of Kagoshima on the western island of Kyushu, erupted at 8:05 p.m. local... Read More.