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Volcanoes

Ash and Snow at Shiveluch
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Ash and Snow at Shiveluch

An eruption from one of the most active volcanoes on the Kamchatka Peninsula deposited a long trail of ash across the landscape.

Published Apr 19, 2019

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The Biggest Eruption of 2018 Was Not Where You Think
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The Biggest Eruption of 2018 Was Not Where You Think

Kilauea dominated the headlines of western media, but remote Ambae in Vanuatu blew away other volcanic events.

Published Feb 27, 2019

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Shiveluch Smokes Once Again
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Shiveluch Smokes Once Again

In mid-February 2019, the Kamchatkan volcano lofted ash plumes nearly 6 kilometers into the sky.

Published Feb 25, 2019

Volcanoes Remote Sensing

Etna Awakens on its Side
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Etna Awakens on its Side

Lava and ash spewed from a new fissure on the southeastern side of the volcano.

Published Jan 29, 2019

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Ash Over the Gulf of Alaska
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Ash Over the Gulf of Alaska

During a recent bout of activity, Veniaminof volcano rumbled and spit out ash, lava, and volcanic gases.

Published Nov 28, 2018

Atmosphere Volcanoes