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4 hrs ago | LiveScience

A Swell New View: Satellites Can Monitor Volcanoes

Predicting when a volcano will blow its top takes constant monitoring. Researchers are now looking to satellites as a valuable eye in the sky, since they can observe the ground around volcanoes for signs of deformation.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

KITV-TV

"Dancing with the Goddess" captures Kilauea like never before

Mick Kalber has been documenting the ebb and flow of Kilauea Volcano for the past 30 years, and now his life's work is about to play on the big screen as a feature-length documentary.

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Related Topix: Kilauea, HI, Natural Disasters, Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television

Nicaragua Dispatch

Experts downplay volcanic threat, warn of more quakes

Nicaraguan authorities say "there's no scientific evidence" of a pending eruption of Momotombo and Apoyeque volcanos despite recent earthquake activity along nearby fault lines.

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RedOrbit

People, Animals Forced To Evacuate After Peru's Ubinas Volcano Erupts

Image Caption: Overhead image of Peru's Ubinas Volcano taken by NASA's EO-1 satellite in July 2010.

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National Geographic

Best Space Pictures: Blood Moon, Auroras, and Rover Tracks

The mayor of Tokyo presented 3,000 cherry trees to Washington, D.C., in 1912 as a sign of friendship between Japan and the U.S. The annual National Cherry Blossom Festival honors that gift.

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Daily Mail

Towering inferno: These amazing pictures show how volcano wiped out ...

'I'm ready for a big sob,' admits emotional Kate after playing with seriously ill children and meeting families at hospice in Sydney 'They'd rape you by the side of the hot tub.

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New Yorker

What We're Reading: Tintin and Lost Planes; Orwell's Essays

In the early stages of the hunt for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 - when speculation was rife that the plane could have been hijacked and flown under the radar to a secret location - a lot of people pointed to the similarities with the Tintin adventure " Flight 714 for Sydney ."

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

City Pages

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Grand Szechuan's Beef in Szechuan Chili Broth is the kind of food that fights the common cold.

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Criminal Report Daily

Mountainous Fib: Andes Lie About Their Age

A rock formation, better known as the Stone Tree, lies in the middle of the Siloli desert and volcanic region of Potosi in southwestern Bolivia, on the Andes mountain range, near the Chilean border.

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Space.com

5 Erupting Volcanoes Seen from Space

There are 40 active volcanoes on Russia's icy Kamchatka Peninsula. On Monday, a passing satellite saw five of them erupting at once.

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TwinCities

Peru volcano prompts evacuation of 4,000

Peruvian authorities have ordered the preventative evacuation of 4,000 people living near the Ubinas volcano, which has been spouting ash clouds up to 2 miles high.

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The Miami Herald

Peru volcano prompts evacuation of 4,000

Peruvian authorities have ordered the preventative evacuation of 4,000 people living near the Ubinas volcano, which has been spouting ash clouds up to 2 miles high.

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LiveScience

Peru's Ubinas Volcano Erupts

One of Peru's most active volcanoes, Ubinas, erupted a massive ash cloud Tuesday , prompting an evacuation of Querapi near the volcano because of falling ash starting today.

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CNN

Why go to Jeju Island?

The ferry that capsized on April 16 with 459 passengers onboard off the coast of South Korea was headed to Jeju Island, the country's biggest island and one of South Korea's nine provinces.

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LiveScience

4 New 'Killer Sponges' Discovered in Pacific

They don't have gaping maws or fearsome talons. But don't be fooled. These sponges - though they look like fuzzy twigs - are killers.

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KITV-TV

Lava flow inches toward subdivisions in Puna

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Chambersburg Public Opinion

3 rescued from ship taking on water in New Orleans

The U.S. Coast Guard says it rescued three crew members aboard a towing vessel taking on water and reportedly grounded in Lake Pontchartrain .

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South China Morning Post

Nearly 300 missing, 6 confirmed dead as ferry sinks off South Korean coast

Survivors speak of chaos as the ferry tilted and desperate attempts to escape the sinking vessel by jumping into the sea or into inflatable boats The Sewol ferry left the Port of Incheon two hours late on Tuesday night, waiting for a veil of fog to lift, easing the craft's journey southwards.

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NorCalBlogs

Satellite captures five volcanoes erupting at once on the Russian Kamchatka Peninsula

Remote. Cold. Rugged. Those three adjectives capture the essence of Russia's Kamchatka Peninsula.

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Wired

Eruption Update for April 15, 2014: Tungurahua, Momotombo, Ubinas and Nyamuragira

Hard to believe that April is half over. For me, it is equally hard to believe that we got ~1 inch of snow overnight here in central Ohio when it was 77F on Sunday.

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