Some features of this site are not compatible with your browser. Install Opera Mini to better experience this site.

Volcanoes

All Eyes on Tonga’s Kingdom of Volcanoes
Image

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
Image

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
Image

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

Ubinas Volcano Erupts
Image

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
Image

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

Image of the Day Atmosphere Land Volcanoes