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6 Volcanoes That Could Shut Down The World

The eruption of Iceland’s Eyjafjallajokull caused billions of dollars in economic damage, and left millions of travelers stranded. But on the Volcanic Explosivity Index — volcanologists tool for rating the severity of an eruption — the event rated only a two out of a possible eight. More severe eruptions cause “death and destruction” on a […]

Undersea Volcano Threatens Italy, Says Scientist

Europe’s largest undersea volcano could disintegrate and unleash a tsunami that would engulf southern Italy “at any time,” a prominent vulcanologist warned in an interview published Monday.The Marsili volcano, which is bursting with magma, has “fragile walls” that could collapse, Enzo Boschi told the leading daily Corriere della Sera.”It could even happen tomorrow,” said Boschi, […]

Alaska Volcano Has Geologists on Alert

Mount Redoubt, a volcano 100 miles southwest of Anchorage, is rumbling and simmering, prompting geologists to warn that an eruption may be imminent. Scientists from the Alaska Volcano Observatory have been monitoring activity round-the-clock since the weekend. On Thursday, the observatory said: “Seismicity remains above background and largely unchanged with several volcanic earthquakes occurring every […]