Volcanoes

Lava Flows From Fagradalsfjall
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Lava Flows From Fagradalsfjall

The landscape around the volcano in Iceland changes daily, as lava piles up and spreads across valley floors.

Published May 12, 2021

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A Curious Case of Clouds in Iceland
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A Curious Case of Clouds in Iceland

Waves in the atmosphere can form for a variety of reasons, from rugged topography to the collision of air masses.

Published May 6, 2021

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Rock and Glass Shards Blanket La Soufriére
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Rock and Glass Shards Blanket La Soufriére

Following several explosive eruptions on the Caribbean island of Saint Vincent, volcanic ash poses myriad hazards in the air and on the ground.

Published Apr 28, 2021

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Tracking La Soufrière’s Plume
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Tracking La Soufrière’s Plume

Explosive eruptions from the Caribbean volcano have flung ash and sulfate particles to the stratosphere.

Published Apr 15, 2021

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Eruption at La Soufrière
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Eruption at La Soufrière

Explosive activity has propelled ash and gas high into the air over the Caribbean islands of Saint Vincent and Barbados.

Published Apr 12, 2021

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