Ecuador’s Tungurahua (‘Throat of Fire’) volcano is showing the hallmarks of being headed towards a devastating ‘potential collapse’, geologists warn.
The active volcano — known...
Tambora: The Eruption That Changed the World
By Gillan D’Arcy Wood
This book discuses the events shortly before and after the 1815 eruption of Mount Tambora in present day Indonesia. The Mount Tambora eruption was an eruption with a Volcanic Explosiveness Index (VEI) of 7 out of 7 and was one...
"Europe’s Most Violent Supervolcano Nearing Eruption, Magma Source Found
Campi Flegrei, a volcanic caldera near Naples has not erupted for more than 500 years, but recent seismic activity in the region has sparked concerns among scientists. As researchers discover a hot zone continuously feeding...
People in the northwest, are you keeping an eye on the Yellowstone volcano?
Are you adding anything special to your preps?
Extra car/truck air filters?
Dust mask for yourself and family?
I have little faith in Atlantic Magazine's political reporting but this seems accurate enough.
*** Today, scientists use satellite data and...
"There are fears the Turrialba volcano in central Costa Rica is building up for a major magma eruption after the ongoing series of explosions started on Wednesday.
Any experts here seen this story?
I live on the east coast so I'm always curious how deep the ash would get here.
New up to date documentary on Yellowstone with Smithsonian Channel. It's available free on youtube (posted by Smithsonian Channel so no it's not a copyright issue).
Best documentary I've seen so far on it and their ash estimates were much higher than I've seen elsewhere. If they're right the...
Just stumbled upon on a cool a website and decided to share it with the community. It's a free audio course on how to survive different natural disasters: earthquakes, tsunamis, pandemics, etc.
If you want you can take a look at it, below is the link. Again, it doesn't cost any money. Just...
The volcano blowing its top right now made me think of yellowstone. If i remember correctly, I am right on the edge of where ash would fall, i might get an inch or two. In the event of a sudden eruption, what would you guys do for Garfield and Odie? Last time i checked, they dont sell N95 masks...
1 Laguna del Maule (Chile)
Currently inflating at the astonishing rate of 25cm a year, above a growing body of magma just 5km beneath the surface.
2 Uturuncu (Bolivia)
Anyone ever heard of Cumbre Vieja?
"If Cumbre Vieja volcano erupts, it may send a rock slab the size of a small island crashing into the sea, creating a huge tidal wave, or tsunami.
Walls of water 300 feet high would travel to the US at...
saw this article somewhere
"The point of all this is that Australia does have a history of fairly recent volcanism. Does that mean there is a significant volcanic eruption risk that Australians should be...
Thousands on the run by 50 volcanic eruptions on one night in Indonesia.
For over 400 years the volcano Sinabung in Indonesia silent as an oyster. In 2010 the outbreak. The same thing last September. Saturday it happened again. 50 times. So we had thousands of people living near the volcano...
The map appears to be using data from one of NASA's weather sats. None of the marked volcanoes are green, only yellow, orange and red. But only two news stories about volcanic eruptions are popping -- El Salvador and Indonesia...
Killer Cano in Asia
on one hand, the victims should have listened to the government.
on the other hand, the warning to evacuate was given months earlier.
how many of us would evacuate our homes given...
the ash is affecting air travel and may get worse.
apparently it had been rumbling for a while.
glad it's in a remote place.
Yellowstone volcano bigger, more magma than thought
"We are getting a much better understanding of the volcanic system of Yellowstone," said Jamie Farrell, a seismology graduate student at the University of...
Russian scientists voice concerns about dangers of a supervolcano erupting in Italy
Original source is Voice of Russia
Extinction Protocols main page
I've noticed through this site: http://hisz.rsoe.hu/alertmap/index2.php that the number of erupting volcanoes seem to be on the increase along...