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    1. Two years after confirming  that  the world's largest single volcano was lurking more than a mile beneath the surface of the Pacific Ocean, scientists have begun mapping the massive underwater mountain . What they've discovered about it thus far is as unique as it is amazing. New magnetic data suggests Tamu Massif isn't just an ordinary volcano, but is a kind of volcanic hybrid  built by two ...

    2. Mexico's Colima and Indonesia's Rinjani continue to erupt, Kanlaon in the Philippines awakes and Hakone in Japan and Shishaldin in Alaska calm down. The post Watch Mexico’s Colima Volcano Explode With Glowing Debris appeared first on WIRED .

      Mexico: Colima volcano erupts spewing ash 3,000m... - International Business Times UK

    3. Since it awoke in August from a 138-year slumber, Ecuador's Cotopaxi volcano has become one of the most-watched in the world, holding wary locals and fascinated scientists in thrall. President Rafael Correa declared a state of emergency as authorities warned the volcano was one of the most dangerous on Earth because of its big snow cap and the relatively large population nearby. A team from ...

    4. Great Volcano Vacations

      International Business TimesNov 23 07:25 PM

      Volcano Bromo ©iStockCheck out the world’s hottest spots for spectacular views and lava-filled adventures. Hot pools of mud bubble beside my feet and voluminous clouds of steam bellow from the earth’s fissures as I take a deep breath, inhaling a pungent sulfur aroma. My boots crunch the sharp jumble of pitch-black rocks as I hike through this stark, lava-filled landscape and past a brilliant ...

      Kanlaon Volcano explodes - Journal Online

    5. Fuego Volcano eruption subsides in Guatemala

      AFP via Yahoo! NewsNov 11 12:37 PM

      A live volcano whose increased activity this week near Guatemala's capital -- causing ash columns in the sky, explosions and tremors -- sparked an alert subsided on Wednesday, emergency response officials said. "The eruption of Fuego Volcano has diminished considerably... and this Wednesday it presented a relatively weak explosion considered within normal parameters," a spokesman for the ...

    6. The World's Biggest Volcano Is a Magnetic Mix-Up

      Scientific AmericanNov 18 12:00 PM

      Five weeks of mapping at sea suggests two possible origins for the underwater Tamu Massif -- Read more on

    7. Negros Island's Kanlaon Volcano has been placed on Alert Level 1 after a minor explosion Monday night.

    8. The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) yesterday raised the alert level No. 1 over Mount Kanlaon in Negros Oriental following a steam explosion at the active volcano Monday night. The eight-minute explosion occurred at 9:55 p.m. last Monday, followed by a 1 to 1.5-kilometer-high white plume above the volcano’s summit before it drifted southwest. WATCHING OVER — Ma ...

    9. The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS) on Tuesday raised Alert Level 1 for Kanlaon Volcano in Canlaon City, Negros Oriental, following a steam explosion from its summit.

    10. Decoding the World's Largest Volcano

      DiscoverNov 20 06:48 AM

      After decades of work and a series of state-of-the-art oceanographic expeditions, one of the world’s most confounding geologic mysteries is slowly coming into focus. The object of interest is the Tamu Massif in the western Pacific Ocean, a New Mexico-sized bump in the oceanic crust that constitutes the world’s largest volcano. This superlative was only bestowed in 2013, when the enormous feature...

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