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31 Dec
Erosion gullies at Batok and an older cone structure behind (c)
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The center of the lava lake often contains one or several plates, from which cracks seem to radiate. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Santiaguito lava dome and the viscous active lava flow seen from the south (Photo: Yashmin Chebli)
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Anak Krakatau-Rock massive on the western side near the main vent (Photo: jorge)
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Visiting Dallol with its colorful hot springs and salt terraces (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Tourist boat visiting Palea Kameni, the volcanic heart of Santorini archipelago, Greece (Photo: Janka)
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At the crater rim of Klyuchevski volcano: 4875 m! (Photo: Anastasia)
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The crater rim of Kluchevskoy volcano, Kamchatka (Photo: Anastasia)
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Eruption from a vent in Yasur volcano, Tanna Island, Vanuatu (Photo: Yashmin Chebli)
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Small volcanoes next to Zula at the historical site of Adulis , Gulf of Zula, Afar Triangle, Eritrea (Photo: WNomad)
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Amethyste geode from the volcanic area of Axum/Ethiopia. (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
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Rinjani volcano on Lombok seen from Gili Air island (Photo: ThomasH)
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A strong strombolian eruption from Batu Tara in the evening of 25 Nov 2012. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Typical "normal" strombolian eruption from a vent of the NW crater at night. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Nevado del Ruiz, Colombia at Sunrise. October, 2012 (Photo: volcanomike)
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Merapi Volcano (27th October 2012) (Photo: andersen_oystein)
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Thunderstorm clouds above Bezymyanny volcano, Kamchatka (Photo: Anastasia)
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The inside of a stratovolcano - alternating layers of tuffs and lava flows, cut by dikes. Santorini volcano, Greece (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Falling bombs after one of the large bright explosions from the NE crater. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Raung volcano - small eruption on the 26th December 2012 (Photo: andersen_oystein)
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Detail of fossil wood in the petrified forest on Lesbos island, Greece (Photo: Janka)
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Exploding lava bubbles from the lava lake inside Marum crater, Ambrym island, Vanuatu (Photo: Yashmin Chebli)
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Tungurahua, Ecuador. October, 2012 (path of pyroclastic flows on right flank). (Photo: volcanomike)
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Heavy rain of glowing bombs from the explosion onto the outer crater flank. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Ash venting from Paluweh volcano's new lava dome on 1 Dec 2012, Flores Sea, Indonesia (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Rinjani volcano on Lombok seen from Gili Air island (Photo: ThomasH)
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Powerful explosion from Stromboli's NE crater on 30 Dec 2012 (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Mount Ararat, Eastern Turkey (Photo: WNomad)
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Glow above the summit crater of Stromboli volcano, Italy (Jan 2013) (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Looking back to the wastelland on the way up to Tolbachik's crater (Photo: Anastasia)
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Peak of Pico del Teide, south view, Teneriffa Isl., Canarys (Photo: WNomad)
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The boiling lava lake inside Marum crater, Ambrym Island, Vanuatu (Photo: Yashmin Chebli)
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1 Feb
On the way to Klyuchevski volcano (at 2800 m) (Photo: Anastasia)
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Fluid pahoehoe lava from Kilauea volcano, Hawai'i (Photo: LaurentLupini)
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Strombolian activity from Yasur volcano at dawn (Tanna Island, Vanuatu) (Photo: Yashmin Chebli)
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