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View onto the bay of Milos island (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
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Hot spring in the Valley of Geysers, Kamchatka (Photo: Norbert Fischer)
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A barrage of bombs hits the water, some quite far from the shore. (Photo: Iris Karinkanta)
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Meke Golu cinder cone (Karapinar volcano field, Turkey) seen from SW. Just behind the cinder cone, at right, the maar of Aci Gol, about 5 km away. (Photo: marcofulle)
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Old sulfur mine at Milos island, Greece (Photo: Isabelle Ammon Saugy)
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Exploding lava bubble on Etna's Cono del Lago crater, born in 2001. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Anak Krakatau as seen from the summit on 7 May 2012. Everything is lit up in a surreal red-pink colour - the sky, the lava, the hot gases rushing out of the cone. (c)
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The vertical cliff face of Palea Kameni's east side. Probably around 1457-58 AD, a part of the island broke off, exposing the concentrically fractured interior of the lava dome that forms the island which appeared in the caldera in 197 BC. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Pyrite crystals from Paliohori beach / Milos island (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
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Tourists having fun in the ferrous volcanic spa of Nea Kameni island, Santorini archipelago, Greece (Photo: Janka)
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A tree silhouetted against the moon and an eruption from Anak Kraktau, seen from the trail leading up to the old crater rim. (Photo: Jorge Santos)
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Colorful layered rocks at the old manganese mine at Cape Vani on Milos Island, Greece. Old submarine sandstone sediments were hydrothermally altered and enriched with oxides and various other minerals, and later uplifted by volcano-tectonic movements.  (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Karymsky volcano (Kamchatka) with an ash eruption (Photo: Norbert Fischer)
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Ash emissions from Bromo volcano (East Java, Indonesia) in March 2011 (Photo: Richard Roscoe)
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Individual explosions were usually directed to the west, strqight up high, or to the east. This one throws most bombs to the west. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Lightning generated by electrical discharge within the ash column during Eyjafjallajökull's eruption on 16 April 2010 (Photo: marcofulle)
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Yellow fumarole deposits on the beach of Paleochori, Milos Island (Greece) (Photo: Isabelle Ammon Saugy)
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View from the top of Kluchevskoy volcano onto the steep rugged extinct Kamen volcano (4579 m). Tolbachik and Bezymianny in the background. (Photo: Anastasia)
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Faial's summit Caldeira seen from Canto dos Saquinhos viewpoint: note the neck at left and the cinder cone at center. The last phreatic activity occurred during the Capelinhos eruption. (Faial Island, Azores) (Photo: marcofulle)
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Aerial view of the eastern part of Santorini with the caldera behind. The capital Fira is in the center of the image. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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The so-called "Death Valley" in Kamchatka (Photo: Norbert Fischer)
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Eruption of Tavurvur volcano, Rabaul caldera (Photo: Ulla Lohmann)
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Ushkovsky volcano hit by the evening sun (Photo: Anastasia)
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Close-up of strombolian explosion inside Bromo's crater (East Java, Indonesia) in March 2011 (Photo: Richard Roscoe)
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Sunset over the Acropolis of Athens. (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
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Field of red poppies near Pirgos, Santorini (Greece) in May 2012 (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Lava bubble breaking up older crust. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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An astonished cameraman observes five fountains rising from the fissure (Etna New SE crater paroxysm 12 Aug 2011). (Photo: marcofulle)
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Layers of ashes in Caldera de Bandama, Cran Canaria Isl., Canary Islands (Photo: WNomad)
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Merapi volcano, Central Java, Indonesia (Photo: Roland Gerth)
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Bizarre green and yellow salt ponds and miniature terraces at Dallol hydrothermal field, Danakil desert, Ethiopia (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Lopevi with its recent lava flows seen from the air from the NW. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Eruption at Yasur volcano, Tanna Island, Vanuatu (May 2012) (Photo: Thorsten Boeckel / www.tboeckel.de)
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