Category Archives: Iceland

Two Major Volcanic Eruptions – In Iceland and PNG (Papua New Guinea).

August 29, 2014 – Major Volcanic Eruption in PNG AND Iceland: A MAJOR volcanic eruption in Papua New Guinea this morning could disrupt flights to and from Australia. The Volcanic Ash Advisory Centre in Darwin is monitoring the ash cloud … Continue reading

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Natural Energy in the Philippines Crippled by Nature.

November 22, 2013 – Font of Natural Energy in the Philippines, Crippled by Nature: Clouds of steam surge from fissures in the earth along the beds of mountain streams here that splash down slopes carpeted with coconut palm forests, hints … Continue reading

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The Spectacular Volcanoes of Iceland.

July 27, 2013 – The Spectacular Volcanoes of Iceland: This is a picture of the Icelandic Eyjafjallajaokull Volcano erupting in April, 2010. The Master of Disaster

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6,372 Years of Global Volcanic Eruptions.

July 12, 2013 – 6,372 Years of Global Volcanic Eruptions: I downloaded all volcanic eruptions, from 4360 B.C. to 2012 A.D.; which is a total of 6,372 years. I graphed the volcanic eruptions by VEI (Volcanic Explosive Index), which is … Continue reading

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Major Global Earthquakes Over the Last 2,000 Years.

June 27, 2013 – Major Global Earthquakes Over the last 2,000 Years: The world map above was produced from the NOAA website. It reflects all global earthquakes greater than or equal to 7.0 magnitude. To interpret the map, use the following … Continue reading

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World’s Best Light Show – The Northern Lights.

May 23, 2013 – Where to Catch the World’s Best Light Show: Because nature does it better than any laser display, head north to be dazzled by the aurora borealis. Pictured above: Viewing the Northern Lights in Norway by Hurtigruten. … Continue reading

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Spectacular Picture and Video of Iceland Volcano Eruption.

May 20, 2013 – Picture and Video of the Day: Lightning streaks across the sky as lava flows from a volcano in Iceland called Eyjafjallajokul. Spectacular Video of Eyjafjallajokul Volcano Erupting The Master of Disaster

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An Iceland Volcano Erupts.

March 10, 2013 – Lightning streaks across the sky as lava flows from a volcano in Eyjafjallajokul on April 17, 2010:  Let us not forget the extreme power of the Icelandic Volcanoes. They disrupted air traffic in Europe for several … Continue reading

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Super Volcanoes of New Zealand and the World.

February 18, 2013 – The Volcanoes of New Zealand and The World: The Lake Taupo Volcano is situated on the North Island of New Zealand (see map). It has a surface area of 616 square kilometers (238 square miles), and is … Continue reading

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