The Secrets of Volcanoes: Why Are They Often SO Close By?
Volcanoes are the reason for the existence of life on Earth, and at the same time, these sleeping giants bring about unimaginable destruction whenever they erupt. No wonder volcanoes have been associated with gods in many mythologies.
A Dangerous Volcano: Mount Vesuvius!
Mount Vesuvius is still an active volcano today. It is the volcano with the most violent past, a past filled with historical eruptions. Despite that fact, it is a great place to visit!
Watch the Terrifying Eruption of a Raging Volcano
While firefighters combat that terrible event, the Taal Volcano mountain in the Philippine island of Luzon started throwing out huge amounts of smoke and magma.
10 Artistic Self Portraits in Front of an Erupting Volcano
Anna Isabella Christensen, an Iceland-based photographer, hiked no less than 25 times to the site of the active volcano Fagradalsfjall to take a series of self-portraits in front of the rare natural phenomenon.
The Reason Indonesia Is Home To SO MANY Active Volcanoes
Indonesia has more active volcanoes than any other place on Earth. Most of the strikingly violent volcanic activity that takes place in the country is centered in a region called Sunda Arc.
Have You Ever Seen a Volcano Spew Out BLUE Lava?
When you hear the word “volcano”, you probably picture the sight of red and orange magma, coming out of the earth and burning everything in its path. But here's a volcano that acts in a different way...
New Zealand Deadly Erupting Volcano Captured On Video
New Zealand’s White Island volcano erupted on Monday the 9th of December, 2019, as 50 people were visiting the country's most active volcano, which hasn't erupted since 2016.
Recent Images and Videos From the Japanese Volcano Eruption!
Mount Ontake, Japan’s second-highest volcano, standing at 3,067 m (10,062 ft) is located on the isle of Honshu, around 100 km (62 mi) northeast of Nagoya. Source : Wikimedia.org Thought to be inactive until October 1979, it underwent a series of eruptions, ejecting 200,000 tons of ash.
El-Diablo Restaurant Cooks Your Food Over a Live Volcano
El-Diablo Restaurant in Spain grills their customers' dishes over a 23 feet deep hole in a volcano, that heats up to 680 degrees naturally! Besides enjoying the unique taste, diners of El-Diablo can take in the vast panoramas of volcanic views. Are you adventurous enough to go?
Thousands of Years Later, These Volcanoes are Campsites!
Volcanoes are essentially ruptures in the surface of the Earth that cause lava, heat and resultant ash and gas to escape from magma chambers within the Earth’s core. North America is home to over 250 volcanoes, more than half of which are spread across the United States of America.
A Long Dormant Volcano Erupts Near Reykjavik in Iceland
You probably heard in the news that a long-dormant volcano erupted just recently in Iceland. The eruption occurred just 25 miles from Reykjavik, the capital of the country. Well, this Icelandic reporter decided to go there and take a look at the volcanic activity with his own eyes.
Learn to Make an Amazing Bacon Potato Volcano!
Here's how you can make your own: How to Make an Amazing Bacon Potato Volcano! video, food, recipe, potatoes, bacon, rumble, bacon potato volcano This amazing recipe for Bacon Potato Volcano will make anyone's taste buds dance with joy!
Witness the Violent Sinabung Volcano Eruption!
The Sinabung volcano in North Sumatra, Indonesia, began erupting in September 2013 but the most violent phase of the eruption only started two weeks ago. Over 25,000 residents have been forced to flee their homes for safety.
Awe-Inspiring Crater Lakes: Volcanoes' Gifts to the World
Photo by Curtis Perry Irazú Volcano, Costa Rica Volcano is locally referred to as "El Coloso" (The Colossus) as it has brought about many disasters. The crater lake is called Diego de la Haya, and contains a mesmerizing emerald green color.
Make An Active Volcano That Also Doubles As a Working Lamp
Paint, epoxy resin and clay are all you need to bring this volcano to life. Add a flicker of light and a beautiful wooden base and you’ve got the most perfect bedside lamp.
These 10 Active Volcanoes Could Violently Explode Any Day
Volcanoes are the most amazing yet terrifying things on the whole planet.
Science Test: What Do You Know About Volcanoes?
QUIZ: What Do You Know About Volcanoes? quiz What do you know about these fiery giants that rise above us with their incandescent mouths?
Beauty and Drama of a Volcanic Eruption, From Your Couch
Erupting volcanoes are as spectacular as they are dangerous. Although quite a beautiful sight to behold, you probably wouldn’t want to be right next to one at the moment of the explosion. This archived video beautifully captured the nighttime eruption of Krakatoa Volcano in Indonesia in 2018.
Here Are the Deadliest Volcanic Eruptions in Human History
Earth has many active volcanoes and when they erupt, they can alter the climate of the entire planet. In fact, they are one of Mother Nature’s deadliest phenomena.
Beautiful Tempest: The Raw Power of Mt. Etna
Mount Etna is the largest active volcano in Europe, measuring some 3,329 m (10,922 ft). Mt. Etna has been active for the whole duration of recorded history and has inspired many myths.
Run For Your Lives! History's Largest Volcanic Eruptions
Yellowstone, USA - 640,000 years ago Image Source Yellowstone National Park is home to some pristine natural beauty, however the entire park is an active volcano with 1 in 700,000 odds that it might go off this year.
These Photos Almost Cost the Photographer His Life...
That is what Chilean photographer Francisco Negroni did, perfectly capturing the epic and primal fury of the mighty volcano.
Curious Nature - These Places Don't Fit Their Surroundings
From a mini desert in the middle of an alpine forest to a volcano that's actually a geyser, these four places are the outcasts of nature. They're all oddly out of place, and so, they naturally prompt a lot of questions. How did these places come to be? What is the science behind them?