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Volcanoes

Windblown Ash from Taal Volcano
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Windblown Ash from Taal Volcano

Low-level winds lifted ash lying on and around the volcano after its recent eruption.

Published Jan 22, 2020

Atmosphere Land Volcanoes

Sulfur Spews from Taal
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Sulfur Spews from Taal

In January 2020, the volcano in the Philippines spewed lava and emitted hazardous amounts of volcanic ash fall and gases.

Published Jan 13, 2020

Image of the Day Volcanoes Remote Sensing

All Eyes on Tonga’s Kingdom of Volcanoes
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All Eyes on Tonga’s Kingdom of Volcanoes

An undersea eruption at Lateiki Island in late October 2019 has brought new life to an older island in the Tonga chain.

Published Nov 26, 2019

Image of the Day Land Water Volcanoes

Making a Connection in the Kingdom of Tonga
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Making a Connection in the Kingdom of Tonga

Against the odds, the landmass that exploded and oozed into existence in early 2015 is now nearly five years old.

Published Nov 19, 2019

Image of the Day Land Water Volcanoes Remote Sensing

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

Image of the Day Land Volcanoes Remote Sensing