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The Icelandic Met Office raised the alert over the site to red and flights have been banned below 5,000 feet, air traffic controller Isavia said today in a statement.
A volcano erupted Friday in eastern Papua New Guinea, spewing rocks and ash into the air, forcing the evacuation of local communities and flights to be re-routed, officials and reports said.
A crack runs across the road following an earthquake in Saintsbury, California August 24, 2014.
Lava is streaming from an eruption north of Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano, the Icelandic Met Office has confirmed.
HORRIFIC imagery from US spy planes reveals IS militants' atrocities in Iraq, as Obama reveals he has no strategy to deal with the terror group.
Teams monitoring Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano have found evidence of a possible underground eruption as powerful earthquakes continue to shake the area, Icelandic authorities said this afternoon.
Land north of DyngjujA kull, an outlet glacier on VatnajA kull's northern border, has sunk, which indicates that the intrusive dike leading from the BA rA arbunga caldera and north towards the Askja volcanic system lies closer to the surface than earlier believed.
Some of television's biggest celebrities arrive at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles for the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on August 25, 2014 in Los Angeles.
Germany has put a specialized aircraft and a network of laser measuring stations on stand-by in case Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano erupts.
Iceland is home to the world's largest Atlantic puffin colony, but the birds' breeding has been a "total failure" since 2005.
A warning sign blocks the road to Bardarbunga volcano, some 20 kilometres away, in the north-west region of the Vatnajokull glacier August 19, 2014.
This will be short, and I will update it soon. The research airplane TF-SIF has sighted two sigkatlar over BA rA arbunga, the characteristic depression in the ice sheet caused by the extensive melt of inflowing magma into the glacier.
Health Minister Edwin Poots has rejected a claim that the situation at the Royal Victoria Hospital's accident and emergency ward is like a volcano ready to erupt.
In the unlikely event of a volcanic supereruption at Yellowstone National Park, the northern Rocky Mountains would be blanketed in meters of ash, and millimeters would be deposited as far away as New York City, Los Angeles and Miami, according to a new study.
Earthquakes are rocking Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano, adding to concerns that magma movements may trigger an eruption that could hinder air traffic.
State scientists and officials are warning some residents of Hawaii's Big Island that their homes could be jeopardized by a lava flow from Kilauea Volcano that is moving through a forest preserve toward their neighborhood.
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 04:10 am
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