Two more patients died of shuttle flu in Chinaware this workweek, delivery the eruption's end price to ennead, as officials proclaimed they had traced the root of the virus to chickens and angry birds from some easterly Asia. The Chinaware Securities Diary reported on Wednesday that a vaccinum for the virus bum the disease, H7N9, was in evolution, and would be uncommitted in the commencement one-half of this class.The air of hiss flu responsible the flow epidemic was outset observed in world finis month, and has septic a totality of 33 citizenry in Chinaware. Patch doctors and scientists afield Read more [...]
July 15, 2013. Redoubt Volcano in Alaska before the eruption has issued an unusually high-pitched sound that arose due to fluctuations in the Earth's crust in a series of small earthquakes preceding the eruption, according to an article published in the journal Nature Geoscience.
Volcanic eruption is often preceded by the slack of the earthquake. They can go after each other with such a small gap that the crust, fluctuating, low-frequency issues «trill». Scientists led by a graduate of the Moscow State University of Geodesy and Cartography Ksenia Dmitrieva at the University of Stanford Read more [...]
Lava flows out of the cone-shaped crater of Mayon volcano 2462 meters in height. The picture was taken in Legaspi, Albay province, southeast of Manila on 15 December. Authorities began evacuating thousands of villagers who live near this most active volcano in the Philippines after the Tuesday of the volcano threw ash and lava began to trickle.
Tens of thousands of villagers in the Philippines have been forced to flee their homes after the volcano Mayon, one of the most active volcanoes in the country rooted shining pillar of lava and ash high into the sky.
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As many as five volcanoes in Kamchatka woke up, planes in the region is directed to a backup route. Added work and cartographers.
As many as five major volcanoes of Kamchatka intensified, and did so at a time. Together with the activity began and the growth of giants. Famous Kluchevskoy with 4750 meters grew to nearly five kilometers. And the neighbors are not far behind, with one eruption added at least 150 meters.
Volcanoes from the air under constant surveillance. Specialists use aerial devices and infrared observations. With their help, you can monitor the temperature on the slopes of Read more [...]
Philippines almost two weeks living in anticipation of the eruption of Mayon volcano - the most active of the 22 operating in the country. Fire-breathing mountain throws a column of ash, and the crater was formed two dome of lava. About 120 thousand people living in the eight-kilometer zone have already been evacuated. Now completed the evacuation of animals.
Dick Green, lifeguard WWF: Our goal - to avoid casualties. To local residents left voluntarily, we are forced to evacuate all animals. Without their cattle people refuse to leave the disaster area.
Salvador Perez, a farmer: It hurts to Read more [...]
View of the volcano Galeras by Pasto
In Colombia, on Saturday evening, January 2, the eruption of the volcano Galeras, reports Associated Press.
Data on casualties and devastation caused by the eruption of the volcano, have been reported yet, but the authorities were ready to evacuate to safer places about eight thousand people living near the Galeras. At 10 kilometers from the active volcano located Pasto, which is home to about half a million people.
Chapter of the National Society of the Red Cross Carlos Ivan Marquez (Carlos Ivan Marquez) told AP, that asylum for the reception of evacuees, Read more [...]
Developments in Colombia continues. The previous post about the volcano in Colombia
Due to the volcanic eruption of Galeras in the south-western Colombia, authorities began an emergency evacuation of more than 8 thousand. Persons, whereby the movement of vehicles in the area suspended, local media reported.
Locals after admission to Saturday night signal the beginning of the explosive eruption of the volcano and the highest of alerts, "red", power delivered to the asylum Pasto, the capital of the department of Nariño, located near the border with Ecuador. From the crater of the volcano ejected Read more [...]
On the French island of Reunion in the Indian Ocean, the eruption of the volcano Piton de la Fournaise - the largest and most active volcano in the world. Over the past three years, there was about 10 eruptions, during one of which is from the crater of the volcano emerged more than a hundred million tons of lava.
The current eruption - the third since October 2009. So far, the lava flows are within the central crater of the volcano - Dolomё, where they form the lake of fire. Frequency tremors and eruptions gradually increase the intensity.
Due to the increased risk of all the tourists who Read more [...]
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Increased activation of volcanoes in Kamchatka danger yet is not, according to deputy director of the Institute of Volcanology and Seismology, Far Eastern Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences Nikolai Seliverstov
On the Kamchatka Peninsula in the Russian Far East intensified five volcanoes. Scientists watching them all the time, to spot threatening situations. At any time, can occur with the release of a powerful eruption of ash to a height of several kilometers, where just pass air routes.
Scientists are continuous seismic and visual observations, the deputy Read more [...]
July 17, 2013. Researchers from the National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST) said that Mount Fuji may erupt again if the future strong earthquake will cause a crack in it.
The last time this 3776 meter volcano erupted was in 1707, and today it is known as the eruption Hoei (Hawayo). This is a great eruption lasted from 16 December 1707 to 1 January 1708's. In total, the atmosphere has been thrown out of 800 million cubic meters of ash.
Scientists claim that a new eruption is inevitable, because the underground magma accumulated in a volcano for 300 years. This Read more [...]
Azerbaijan mud volcano erupted. It happened near the village of Lokbatan Garadagh district of Baku, the press service of the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources of Azerbaijan.
"During the eruption, which began with a deafening explosion, fire tearing was observed. The eruption lasted about an hour, yellow and black mud weight spread in an area of half a hectare, "- said in a statement.
On the slopes of the volcano have discovered a crack.
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Employees of the Japanese Coast Guard witnessed a unique natural phenomenon. To the south of Tokyo near the island of Iwo Jima climbed a huge bubbling fountain. Plume of water was able to remove the video.
The reason for his appearance was the eruption of an underwater volcano. Experts have said that if there will be a few more of the same strength, then this place may well be a new island. We add that the last eruption occurred in the vicinity of Iwo Jima in 2005.
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The authorities decided to cancel Guadeloupe Friday classes in local schools in the aftermath of a volcanic eruption, according to the Paris media.
Eruption took place on Thursday evening at the British-owned island of Montserrat. It is located 80 kilometers from Guadalupe. The volcano threw into the air a huge cloud of ash reached from Montserrat to Guadeloupe.
According to the prefect of Guadeloupe, Jean Fabre, ash poses little risk to the public, but can still cause people to eye irritation and breathing problems.
Guadeloupe - French overseas department.
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Epidemic can be halted. WAR - PREVENT diplomatic efforts. ASTEROID - astray MNOGOMEGATONNYYM charge. HERE COMES THE THROAT foreclosing volcanoes, and even SUCH, WHICH EVEN CLOSE TO VESUVIUS LOOKS LIKE ANY "Manneken Pis" AMID fountain "Friendship of Peoples", is unlikely. According to scientists explosion of such a supervolcano awaits us in the near future.
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Recently, scientists from the Australian Monash University said that two powerful earthquakes that occurred in Southeast Asia on 26 December last year (9 points, led Read more [...]
The northernmost active volcano in Kamchatka Sheveluch Thursday started to throw a column of ash to a height of five kilometers, the representative of the Kamchatka Branch of Geophysical Survey of RAS.
"Intense plumes from the crater of the giant watch specialists Kluchevskoy vulkanostantsii located 40 kilometers from the volcano," - said the agency interlocutor.
During the day in the vicinity of the volcano seismic record up to 40 local earthquakes. The satellite images of the area of the active dome erupting giant thermal anomaly was observed at a temperature of more than 37 ° C Read more [...]
Five Icelanders were evacuated on Sunday, March 21 due to the eruption of the volcano, reports AFP.
Volcanic eruption started under the glacier Eyjafjallajökull - one of the smallest in the country, which is located 150 kilometers of Reykjavik. According to eyewitness reports, there are flames and lava flows.
Icelandic rescuers emphasize that there is no danger to people. However, as a precaution from the surrounding areas were evacuated 500-600.
The volcano, which began erupting on March 21 is considered active. Last time it erupted in 1823, and before that - in 1821.
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Iceland came breathtaking footage of the eruption of the volcano, which is located between two glaciers in the south. It began at the end of last week, but within a few days of bad weather did not allow to make a qualitative survey.
Most complex fireworks show put on by nature, attracted professionals and curious, but violated the local daily life. Several hundred people have been evacuated from the danger zone.
Also, talk about the risk of flooding in the region, if the glaciers will melt. However, volcanologists predict that all will end peacefully, without death and destruction, reports Read more [...]
One of the "home" of volcanoes Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky - Koryak, located 30 kilometers from the city, after a period of relative calm began to show increased seismic activity, told RIA Novosti the Kamchatka branch of the Geophysical Service of Russian Academy of Sciences.
"On his last day in the area of seismic Koryak recorded 13 seismic events with magnitude between 1.7 and 3.3. There is a weak spasmodic volcanic tremor, "- said the agency interlocutor.
For the first time after 52 years of "silence" volcano intensified in December 2008. A few months of its slope formed on the three Read more [...]
July 23, 2013. On most unpredictable Indonesian volcano Merapi eruption called is in full swing. The crater of the volcano, which belongs to a. Java, constantly throws into the air ash huge portions. The last such release forced local villagers to begin the evacuation of unauthorized fuming away from the mountains.
Column reddish volcanic ash reached a height of 1 kilometer. Formed above the crater of Merapi thundercloud accumulated ash and took him to the villages located on the slopes of the mountain. Virtually all of the property of people living in the village Kankringan and neighboring Read more [...]
Hundreds of tourists were evacuated from the slopes of the volcano in southern Iceland - there opened on the eve of a new crater. The eruption lasted for two weeks. Past 200 years, the volcano considered dormant, and its revival was a surprise to scientists. It can cause the eruption of a nearby, more powerful volcano - Katla. In the meantime, volcanologists claim that up to settlements you reach the lava, however, about five hundred people decided to leave their homes.
A crowd of tourists, on the other hand, rushed to the crater of the volcano. Wildest watching eruption at a distance of five Read more [...]