News about 'volcano eruption'

May 23, 2011

Grimsvotn volcano erupts, flights cancelled in Iceland (Video)

Grimsvotn volcano erupts, flights cancelled in Iceland (Video)
By in Environment, Europe, Natural Disasters, World No comments

Grimsvotn volcano Image Credit: thesun.co.uk It was reported, May 22, 2011 by The Sun, that an Icelandic volcano, Grimsvotn, erupts and spews ash 12 miles into the sky. As reported, the eruption forced Iceland authorities to close its main international airport and cancelled domestic flights. It was noted that, last year another Icelandic volcano, Eyjafjallajokul, […]


Nov 8, 2010

PHIVOLCS Mt Bulusan Update: Volcano continues ash explosion

By in Announcement, Natural Disasters No comments

Image Credit: Flickr User Agapbulusan In its 5pm Bulusan Volcano Update, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS) said that Mt Bulusan in Sorsogon continues to spew ashes. This however is the usual behavior of this volcano during its restive period, according to PHIVOLCS. Alert Level 1 is still in effect, meaning no one […]


Nov 6, 2010

Phivolcs Alert: Mt. Bulusan Spews Ash In Bicol, Alert Level Raised

bulusan volcano
By in Announcement, Headlines, Natural Disasters, Science, World No comments

Image Credit: Flickr User Agapbulusan The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) issued a notice on their website regarding the alert level status of Bulusan Volcano in Sorsogon Province. Phivolcs raised Alert Level 1 from Alert Level 0 after the volcano spewed ash on Saturday morning.


Aug 29, 2010

Mount Sinabung Erupts In Indonesia

Mt Sinabung
By in Natural Disasters, Science, World No comments

After being inactive for more than 400 years, Mount Sinabung in North Sumatra, Indonesia erupted early Sunday, which caused thousands of people to flee their homes.