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Palm leaf formed by basalt columns - evidence of volcanism in the Saxonian Ore Mountains during the Tertiary period, Germany (Photo: Janka)
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Teneguia volcano, view from San Antonio v., Fuencaliente, La Palma Isl., Canaries (Photo: WNomad)
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The green Okama crater lake of Zao volcano, NE Honshu, Japan (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Pretty eruption of Stromboli volcano in May 2013. (Photo: mlyvers)
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Fumarole field in a crater of Mutnovsky Volcano (Sep-2013) (Photo: Sergey Krasnoshchokov)
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Surface of basaltic-andesitic breadcrust bomb from Azuma volcano (Honshu, Japan) (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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This rare fan-shaped basalt structure was created by volcanic activity in the Saxonian Ore Mountains (Germany) about 24 million years ago. (Photo: Janka)
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A night filled with fireworks from Anak Krakatau ends. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Active cone of Plosky Tolbachik volcano in strombolian activity. Note the silhouettes of people for scale to the lower right. (May-2013) (Photo: Sergey Krasnoshchokov)
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Ash emission from Karymsky volcano (March 2011) (Photo: Sergey Krasnoshchokov)
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The lake in a crater of Gorely volcano (Sep-2013) (Photo: Sergey Krasnoshchokov)
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Midsummer on the hillsides of Kaiserstuhl volcano, Germany (Photo: Janka)
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Caldeira do Inferno, near Horta marina, Faial Isl., Acores (Photo: WNomad)
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Etna New SE crater paroxysm 26 Oct 2013: it's Dawn and a lava flows started to descend in the saddle between the old and new SE cones (Photo: Emanuela / VolcanoDiscovery Italia)
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Erosion gullies at the outer slopes of the inner crater containing the Okama lake, Zao volcano, Japan (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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The new pit-crater at Etna's Bocca Nuova crater (Photo: Emanuela / VolcanoDiscovery Italia)
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Stromboli glows after a larger than normal eruption. (Photo: mlyvers)
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Lava tube of Plosky Tolbachik volcano (July - 2013) (Photo: Sergey Krasnoshchokov)
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Etna New SE crater paroxysm 26 Oct 2013: lava fountain (Photo: Emanuela / VolcanoDiscovery Italia)
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Looking towards Oia, Santorini, September 2008 (Photo: Ingrid)
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The lava dome of Semeru volcano (East Java, Indonesia) in July 2012 (Photo: Andi / VolcanoDiscovery Indonesia)
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As night falls, Stromboli comes alive. (Photo: mlyvers)
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Powerful strombolian explosion from Sakurajima volcano, Japan, at 13:48 UTC on 27 Sep 2013 (22:48 local time) (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Erupting Klyuchevskoy volcano, Kamchatka, with the new lava flow (Sep 2013) (Photo: Sergey Krasnoshchokov)
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Lake in the 1888 landslide scar of Bandai volcano (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Remains of an ancient cinder cone at Papakōlea "Green Sand" Beach, Big Island, Hawaii (Photo: Janka)
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View into the Bocca Nuova crater, Etna volcano (9 Sep 2013) (Photo: Jennifer)
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Last daylight on the part of the village besides the sea, Nisyros, April 2009 (Photo: Ingrid)
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Volcano Pico, view from the south seaside, baby whale in front, near Sao Joao, Pico Isl., Acores (Photo: WNomad)
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View into the active crater of Suwanosejima volcano (Tokara Islands, Japan) (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Emission of ashes of Kizimen volcano (Apr 2011) (Photo: Sergey Krasnoshchokov)
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Etna New SE crater paroxysm 26 Oct 2013: the advance of lava flow (Photo: Emanuela / VolcanoDiscovery Italia)
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The evening sun illuminating pumice cliffs on Santorini island, Greece (Photo: Janka)
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Caldera base of Faials highest mountain “Cabeco Gordo”, Faial Isl., Acores (Photo: WNomad)
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