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Green weathered sandstone in the Geralta mountains in northern Ethiopia. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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An exceptionally clear view of 120 km distant Crete from Akrotiri on Santorini. The silhouette of the White Mountains is as crisp as almost never seen before. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Ancient lava domes in the western part of Lesbos Island, Greece (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
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Harsh volcanic landscape near La Restinga on El Hierro, Canary islands (Photo: Janka)
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Eruption at Stromboli volcano in the evening. The ash cloud filters light of the setting sun to an intense yellow. (Photo: SarahH)
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Green and orange salt formations and colorful ponds at Dallol (Danakil desert, Ethiopia). (Photo: Roland Gerth)
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2011/44: Eyjafjallajökull, Iceland, on the 11th of May 2010. Late afternoon light shows armada of glowing lava bombs with condensation trails overtaking its ash cloud. (Photo: Martin Rietze)
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The area of the submarine vent during a phase of upwelling muddy water producing a visible stain and foam on the ocean surface. Canary islands, El Hierro (Photo: Janka)
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Evening mood on Stromboli volcano, Italy. (Photo: SarahH)
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Pacaya in Guatemala, scanned from slide film. (Photo: hedgepig)
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The first lava flows from Kilauea volcano (Hawai'?) to arrive in the coastal plain since March 2011 (5 Dec 2011) (Photo: Philip Ong)
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Curved beautiful channels have been cut into the white ash deposit by wave erosion. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Fireworks at Stromboli volcano, Italy. The photo was taken in spring 2009 and shows an explosion from Stromboli's NE crater in the evening twilight. In the first half of 2009 in particular, this crater was in spectacular, vigorous activity. It had quickly built a tall cone, changing and dominating the crater terrace of Stromboli, and although more changes have happened, it is still one of the main features of the crater today. 
We selected this photo as the "Photo of the Month" Dec 2011 and congratulate Christian with a 500 EUR travel voucher! (Photo: muepla)
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Hot springs at Polichnitis, Lesbos Island, Greece (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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I took this photo in the middle of the night at the edge of the Puu Oo volcano crater, admiring the boiling lava lake, Kilauea Volcano in Hawaii, US. (c)
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View towards the huge volcanic massive of Lepetimnos  (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
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Eruption of Gamalana volcano (Ternate island, Indonesia) on 11 Dec 2011 (Photo: Andi / VolcanoDiscovery Indonesia)
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Someone has pitched a blue tent in a hidden spot on the rim of the Valle del Bove. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Volcano watchers – showing all three craters in eruption. (Photo: Paul Hloben)
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Sunset over the bay of Anaxos (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
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Recently taken at the summit of Stromboli, Italy. Wonderful clear skies until we reached the summit and then the cloud started coming in. This image taken just before we were immersed in a thick fog. (Photo: hedgepig)
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Schwefelsee in der Nähe von Dallol in Äthiopien (Photo: Astrid_Furrer)
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Colorful hot springs at Polichnitos, Lesbos Island (Greece). The water reaches a temperature of 90 deg C. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Eruption of Yasur volcano, Vanuatu (Photo: mlyvers)
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The setting sun paints the clouds in the sky, while the Monti Silvestri and, far behind and below, Catania and the Ionian Coast of Sicily, are already in the evening shadow. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Milos Island, Greece (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
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Lava fountain during Nyamuragira's eruption in November 2011 (Photo: Gian Schachenmann)
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Jebel As-Sawda, field near Sabha, Lybia (Photo: WNomad)
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Nice plants at the beach near Mytikas (Helichrysum rupestre (?)  (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
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Nyirangongo lava lake in first light, VolcanoDiscovery tour January 2011 (Photo: franzburgold)
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The crater lake of Maly Semyachik, Kamchatka (Photo: kaylash)
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Eruption at Yasur volcano, Vanuatu (Photo: Guy Franquinet)
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