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Volcanoes

Heightened Activity at Shishaldin Volcano
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Heightened Activity at Shishaldin Volcano

It is common for the Alaskan volcano to vent steam and gas, but the summit crater was warmer than usual in July.

Published Aug 8, 2019

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Ubinas Volcano Erupts
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Ubinas Volcano Erupts

Ash from Peru’s most active volcano fell on villages, schools, and health centers.

Published Jul 24, 2019

Atmosphere Land Volcanoes

Raikoke Erupts
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Raikoke Erupts

An unexpected series of blasts from a remote volcano in the Kuril Islands sent ash and volcanic gases streaming high over the North Pacific Ocean.

Published Jun 24, 2019

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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

Image of the Day Atmosphere Volcanoes Remote Sensing