Volcano News

NASA Uses Satellites to Track Volcanic Ash (May 15, 2016): NASA is using satellites to track volcanic ash. The NASA/NOAA/DoD Suomi NPP satellite maps the concentration of sulfur dioxide and volcanic aerosols

Submerged Extinct Volcano Cluster Discovered Off Coast of Sydney (July 15, 2015): Scientists discovered an extinct volcano cluster off the coast of Sydney, Australia while they were hunting for larval lobster nursery grounds.

Yellowstone Dispels Myth That Bison Are Fleeing Park Due to Imminent Volcanic Eruption (April 3, 2014): Al Nash, Chief of Public Affairs at Yellowstone, dispels myths about reports that animals are exiting the park because of an imminent volcanic eruption.

NASA Satellite Images Show Pakistan's New Island Formed During Mud Volcano (September 27, 2013): NASA images reveal Pakistan's new island. The island was born from a mud volcano following a 7.7 magnitude earthquake in northwestern Pakistan.

Tamu Massif is Largest Single Volcano on Earth (September 5, 2013): Tamu Massif is largest single volcano on Earth. It is located about 1,000 miles east of Japan.

Haleakala: House of the Sun (July 15, 2013): Photographer Dan Douglas captured gourgeous images of Haleakala, the world's largest dormant volcano.

Listen to the Infrasound From Chile's Villarrica Volcano (April 21, 2013):

Filmmakers Get Up Close Footage of Lava Lake in Vanuatu's Marum Volcano (September 28, 2012):

NASA Satellites Pinpoint Volcanic Eruption That Caused Floating Pumice Sightings (August 14, 2012):

Video: Sakurajima Volcano Erupts in Japan, Showers Kagoshima City With Ash (July 26, 2012):

Italy's Mount Etna Volcano Erupts Again Spewing Fiery Lava and Ash (April 13, 2012):

First Complete Geological Map of Jupiter's Moon Io Produced (March 19, 2012):

Italy's Mount Etna Erupts for the Fourth Time This Year (March 18, 2012):

Nearly Continuous Ashfall Damages Forests Near Chile's Puyehue Cordon Caulle Volcanic Complex (February 4, 2012):

New Island Forms in the Red Sea (December 29, 2011):

Video: Mount Etna Erupts, Spews Fountains of Lava (July 19, 2011):

A Dozen Underwater Volcanoes Discovered Near Antarctica (July 12, 2011):

Video: Man Scuba Dives in Lake Filled With Ash by Puyehue Volcano (June 15, 2011):

Scientists Monitor Rising Lava Lake at Kilauea Volcano in Hawaii (June 12, 2011):

Colorful Lightning Display in Chile's Puyehue Volcanic Eruption (June 6, 2011):

Video: Fissure Eruption at Hawaii's Kīlauea Volcano (March 7, 2011):

Sicily's Mount Etna Erupts (January 13, 2011):

Raw Video: Eyjafjallajokull Continues to Erupt (May 11, 2010):

World's Deepest Underwater Volcanic Vents Found in Caribbean (April 12, 2010):

Lava Flows From Mount Kilauea (March 7, 2008):

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