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The temple of Ephaistos in Athens, tribute  to the God of Volcanoes. (Photo: Nathalie Livingstone)
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Two happy living beings meet on a cloudy day in Merovigli (Santorini)! (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Sulfur deposits and escaping gas from fumaroles on Vulcano volcano's La Fossa crater rim. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Peter and Philip watching the activity. The ash cloud is drifting to the west, making it rain more ash there... (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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A drying-out pond containing ill-looking red water inside the crater of Papandayan volcano. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Rice field in East Java (Photo: Roland Gerth)
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Eruption of Anak Krakatau in the evening (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
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Block lava flow in a bay on Nea Kameni island (Santorini), where submarine hydrothermal springs deposit greenish iron mud, which oxidizes to orange near the surface. A great and utterly bizarre natural spa! (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Looking into one of the deep pit craters inside Bembow volcano, Ambrym (Vanuatu). The northern wall is crusted over with yellow sulfur deposits mostly from sublimation of the fumes emanating from the lava lake. Taken during the recent expedition to Vanuatu. (Photo: Yashmin Chebli)
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The erupting crater of Yasur volcano under a moon- and starlit sky. The torch of a distant observer on the opposite rim looks like a second moon. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Dyes and colors on a market in Antigua (Guatemala) (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Close up of vents from first rift
April 1, 2010 (Photo: Steve Hunt)
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In the meanwhile, the crater becomes visible again. The eruption has almost ended, only a weak ash plume is emitted and the lava flow continues to be fed from the lower fissure. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Quickly built dams around the mud lake. Sidoarjo village near Surabaya, East Java. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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La Frontera town, El Hierro Island (Canaries), in the evening in early November. The Bay is almost cut off from the rest of the island, since the tunnel connecting it with Valverde has been closed because of the frequent earthquakes recently. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Red poppies on a field near Adamas, Milos (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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The ash plume generated by Eyafjallajökull's eruption in April 2010. (Photo: Jorge Santos)
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Bromo's crater with yellow sulfur deposits (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Lava flowing into the ocean from Kilauea volcano, Hawaii (Photo: kaylash)
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Fumarole at Vulcano's crater (Eolian Islands, Italy) (Photo: Roland Gerth)
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Spin web shapes of the surface of the lava lake at night. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Black Lake at Dallol (Ethiopia) (Photo: Roland Gerth)
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Colorful sunset at Akrotiri (Santorini), in Oct 2011, with extremely clear view towards the volcanic Christiania islands. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Shadows on a whitewashed house in Ia village (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
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We do not tell you the secret about this tasty sweet made by Barbara in "Capitan Dimitris Tavern" at Acrotiri... (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
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A characteristic 4 m thick dark banded layer is in the caldera cliff of Santorini near Fira. It is a spectacular welded pumice fall deposit, corresponding to the Plinian phase of so-called Middle Pumice eruption (ca. 60 Ka). (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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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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