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# volcano - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

Iceland evacuates tourists over heightened volcano eruption risk

The Irish Aviation Authority has told it is ‘closely monitoring’ the situation.

# volcano - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

Iceland warns of possible volcanic eruption, raises alert level

Volcano at Barðarbunga is registering ‘intense earthquake swarm’ activity but there are no signs of magma coming to the surface.

# volcano - Thursday 14 August, 2014

Europe's most active volcano is back with a bang

Mount Etna began eruption again on the island of Sicily last Monday.

# volcano - Saturday 19 July, 2014

These Irish men drove Death Road, scaled a volcano... and made it home in one piece

The trio is already thinking of the next trip abroad.

# volcano - Saturday 24 May, 2014

# volcano - Thursday 8 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge 7 feelings every Irish person felt about Damien Rice's 'O' Who's Amie?

7 feelings every Irish person felt about Damien Rice's 'O'

Why’d ya sing Hallelujah if it means nothing to ya?

# volcano - Saturday 12 April, 2014

"We like to challenge ourselves": Donegal trio set to brave the infamous Death Road

Last year, they took on the ice roads – this year, it’s Death Road, a volcano, and a desert.

# volcano - Friday 14 February, 2014

In pictures: The massive volcanic eruption that killed three in Indonesia

The ash has blanketed eastern Javanese cities forcing seven airports to close.

Two killed, hundreds of thousands flee homes as Java volcano erupts (pictures)

A man and woman in their 60s were crushed to deaths, while 200,000 people in a 10km radius have been ordered to evacuate their homes.

# volcano - Sunday 2 February, 2014

Victims engulfed in ash as volcano kills at least 15

Victims were covered by scorching clouds during the eruption.

# volcano - Sunday 5 January, 2014

Volcano erupts 30 times in one day

Around 20,000 people have been displaced as Mount Sinabung spews lava on Sumatra island.

# volcano - Tuesday 31 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge Snoopy-shaped island forms after volcanic eruption Isle Of Snoop

Snoopy-shaped island forms after volcanic eruption

We want to go to there.

# volcano - Monday 30 December, 2013

El Salvador begins evacuations after volcano spews out gas and ash

A yellow alert has been issued an investigators are looking for signs of fresh and lava.

# volcano - Thursday 21 November, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday

Everybody’s talking about three women held captive for 30 years in London, the Old Bailey bomber, and salary top-ups.

Hello, world: New island off Japan coast after volcano eruption

The tiny islet has come into the world with quite a bang…

# volcano - Sunday 17 November, 2013

Mount Etna volcano in Sicily erupts

The last major eruption occurred in 1992.

# volcano - Friday 6 September, 2013

World's largest volcano discovered on the floor of the Pacific

To get an idea of how big this volcano is, the previous record holder is just 2 per cent the size of it…

# volcano - Monday 19 August, 2013

Photos: Clean-up begins after volcanic eruption in Japan coats city in ash Japan This post contains images

Photos: Clean-up begins after volcanic eruption in Japan coats city in ash

The eruption yesterday spewed a plume 5,000 meters into the air.

# volcano - Monday 12 August, 2013

Hundreds evacuated as Indonesia volcano continues to wreak havoc

Five people were killed when the volcano erupted at the weekend.

# volcano - Friday 7 June, 2013

Medieval Irish monk diaries hold clue to volcano eruption question

Researchers have used the journals of monks spanning a 1200 year period to find out about the effects of volcanoes on Ireland.

# volcano - Thursday 16 May, 2013

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Good morning! Here are nine things to know before you start your day.

# volcano - Friday 29 March, 2013

Photos: Exhibition examines daily lives destroyed by Vesuvius

The exhibition in the British Museum in central London seeks to shed light on the everyday lives of the people killed in Pompeii and Herculaneum in 79AD.

# volcano - Friday 8 March, 2013

Mount Etna flash eruption lights up Sicilian sky Italy This post contains videos

Mount Etna flash eruption lights up Sicilian sky

Raw footage from Italy’s most active volcano this week.

# volcano - Wednesday 6 February, 2013

Work (finally) begins on Pompeii's €105 million makeover

The Roman city has come to symbolise the decades of mismanagement of many of Italy’s cultural treasures.

# volcano - Thursday 31 January, 2013

Ryanair loses ECJ case on reimbursing costs for stranded passengers

The court ruling could have wide-ranging implications for air carriers and their passengers.

# volcano - Monday 24 December, 2012

South America: volcano alert raised in Chile, Argentina

A top-level red alert has been issued for Chile’s Copahue volcano, which is located at the country’s Andean border with Argentina.

# volcano - Monday 3 December, 2012

Photos: Thar she blows - Russian volcano erupts for first time in 36 years

This is only the tenth time the volcano has erupted since records began in 1740.

# volcano - Monday 8 October, 2012

Volcano erupts in Indonesia

Mount Lokon is one of the country’s most active volcanoes – eruption could be heard more than 5km away.

# volcano - Wednesday 8 August, 2012

Second New Zealand volcano 'burps' after eruption

The threatened eruption comes just days after a long-dorman mountain erupted.

# volcano - Tuesday 7 August, 2012

New Zealand volcano erupts after 100 years

Witnesses reported red hot rocks being thrown into the air as well as lightning and small explosions.

# volcano - Tuesday 19 June, 2012

From The Daily Edge Pics: Fancy a house sitting on a volcano? Volcano Heights This post contains images

Pics: Fancy a house sitting on a volcano?

Okay, it’s an inactive volcano but still…

# volcano - Thursday 10 May, 2012

Wreck of Russian plane found in Indonesia

There is little hope of finding any survivors.

# volcano - Thursday 9 February, 2012

The Daily Fix: Thursday

All the day’s big stories – plus any bits and pieces you may have missed…

# volcano - Thursday 5 January, 2012

Minor eruptions at Mount Etna mark first activity of 2012

Sicilians woke up to see plumes of smoke from the active volcano this morning, though there has been no flight disruption.

# volcano - Saturday 20 August, 2011

Strong earthquake hits islands in Pacific

No damage or casualties yet reported in 7.5-magnitude quake in ‘Ring of Fire’ region.

# volcano - Thursday 14 July, 2011

Erupting volcano forces Indonesian villagers to flee homes

Mount Lokon in north Sulawesi province has a history of violent eruptions; its last major eruption in 1991 killed a Swiss hiker.

# volcano - Tuesday 21 June, 2011

Flights grounded as the ash cloud returns to Australia

Flights in and out of Melbourne, Sydney and Canberra cancelled as the Chilean volcano strikes again.

# volcano - Sunday 12 June, 2011

Chilean volcano disrupts New Zealand and Australian flights

Australian and New Zealand flights are the latest to be grounded as volcanic eruptions continue to disrupt air travel.

# volcano - Sunday 5 June, 2011

New volcanic ash cloud threatens flight disruptions (in South America)

The Puyehue volcano has been dormant for decades – and its latest eruption has forced 3,500 to evacuate their homes.

# volcano - Wednesday 25 May, 2011

Take 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.