Scientists fear that a massive landslide following a major volcanic eruption in the Canary Islands would send a 300-foot wave across the Atlantic, causing devastation to coastal towns and cities. (Canary Islands are currently preparing for an eruption) (LINK)
British and U.S. scientists who have issued the warning predict that, in the worst-case scenario, [...]
KVAL.com, 8/8/11, (LINK)
NEWPORT, Ore. – A team of scientists just discovered a new eruption of Axial Seamount, an undersea volcano located about 250 miles off the Oregon coast – and one of the most active and intensely studied seamounts in the world.
What makes the event so intriguing is that the scientists had forecast [...]
UK MAIL, (LINK)
An eruption by Mount Etna on the Italian island of Sicily left a nearby airport closed and … locals turning up early for work.
The volcano spewed lava on to its south-eastern slopes on Saturday afternoon and winds swept ash further afield, stopping flights at Catania’s Fontanarossa airport.
The strong eruption [...]