Tag: volcanoes

Jun 15, 2016

Picture of the Day: Perfect Rainbow Over Mount Vesuvius

Picture of the Day: Perfect Rainbow Over Mount Vesuvius

Mount Vesuvius is a stratovolcano in Italy and the only one on European mainland to have erupted in the last 100 years

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Mar 29, 2016

Picture of the Day: Wizard Island, Oregon

Picture of the Day: Wizard Island, Oregon

Wizard Island is a volcanic cinder cone that soars over 750 ft above Crater Lake

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Mar 7, 2016

Boaters Find Sandbar in the Middle of the Ocean. Turns Out to Be the Live Birth of an Island

Boaters Find Sandbar in the Middle of the Ocean. Turns Out to Be the Live Birth of an Island

On August 12, 2006, the crew aboard the ‘Maiken’ were sailing in the South Pacific when they came across a truly bizarre sight…

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Dec 14, 2015

The Slow and Destructive Power of Lava Flows

The Slow and Destructive Power of Lava Flows

On June 27, 2014 a large lava flow broke out on the northeast side of Puu Oo and began to head east. Watch its destructive path in this in-depth video by the University of Hawaii’s Cheryl Gansecki and Ken Hon.

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Oct 21, 2015

Wingsuit Flying Over the World’s Tallest Volcano Stack

Wingsuit Flying Over the World’s Tallest Volcano Stack

Watch Jeb Corliss and his friend Luigi Cani wingsuit fly over Ball’s Pyramid, the tallest volcano stack in the world.

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Oct 2, 2015

A Timelapse Exploration of Hawaii’s Mesmerizing Lava Flow

A Timelapse Exploration of Hawaii’s Mesmerizing Lava Flow

Come face-to-face with one of nature’s most intriguing phenomena, lava, as it flows from Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano, consuming everything in its path.

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Sep 30, 2015

Just a Super-Charged Volcanic Ash Cloud Sparked by Lightning

Just a Super-Charged Volcanic Ash Cloud Sparked by Lightning

Jaw-dropping video shows a super-charged volcanic ash cloud in Patagonia being sparked by lightning.

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