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A powerful vulcanian eruption from Anak Krakatau in the evening (ca. 19h00 local time) of the 2nd July throws blocks all over the cone and the old crater rim; many blocks also land into the water. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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The shape of a strange fiery demon? (Photo: Andi Rosadi)
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Soufriere Hills Volcano, Montserrat. Steaming dome after prolonged heavy rain. (Photo: IanMounteney)
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Photographer filming Yasur volcano in the evening. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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The volcano complex Kaiserstuhl is situated in the south west of Germany near the city of Freiburg. It is one of the most interesting volcanoes in Germany and for example there are rare rocks similar to the volcano Ol Doinyno Lengai. (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
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Lightning in eruption column from an explosion of Sakurajima volcano, Japan (2013) (Photo: Martin Rietze)
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Incandescent rockfall down flank of lava dome of Shiveluch volcano, Kamchatka (Oct 2013) (Photo: Richard Roscoe)
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Glow at the lava dome on Paluweh island, Indonesia (Sep 2013) (Photo: Markus Heuer)
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The active lava lake of Erta Ale volcano, Danakil depression (Ethiopia) in Dec 2013 (Photo: Dominik Voegtli)
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Cinder cones in the southern part of Lanzarote, Canary islands (Photo: Janka)
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View onto the front of the lava flow formed by the 26-27 October Etna paroxysm. The flow can be traced back to the new SE crater from which it was erupted. Italy's Volcanoes: The Grand Tour, October 2013 (Photo: Ingrid)
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Karangetang stratovolcano, Api Siau Island, Indonesia (Photo: Markus Heuer)
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Drops of sulfuric acid dangling from the geothermally formed sulfur crystals, Solfatara, Italy's Volcanoes: The Grand Tour, October 2013 (Photo: Ingrid)
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Ash cloud from an explosion rises above the Sciara del Fuoco, Stromboli, Italy's Volcanoes: The Grand Tour, October 2013 (Photo: Ingrid)
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Koryaksky Volcano rising above city of Petropavlovsk, Kamchatka (Photo: Richard Roscoe)
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Etna - Crater of 2001 eruption (Monte Escrivá or Cratere di Piano del Lago) (Photo: Giuseppe Graziano Barone)
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"Risco de Famara", a steep volcanic mountain range, dominates the north of Lanzarote, Canary islands (Photo: Janka)
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View into the Bocca Nuova crater, Etna volcano (9 Sep 2013) (Photo: Jennifer)
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Etna - Crateri Silvestri, Catania and the Ionian Coast of Sicily (Photo: Giuseppe Graziano Barone)
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Sulphur at fumarole at Mt Egon volcano, Flores, Indonesia (Photo: Markus Heuer)
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View over the northern part of Lanzarote, Canary islands (Photo: Janka)
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Mountain hut with erupting Klyuchevskoy volcano, Kamchata (Oct 2013) (Photo: Richard Roscoe)
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Living with an exceptional view on a volcano, Fundación César Manrique on Lanzarote, Canary islands (Photo: Janka)
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Dead trees killed by ash fall and pyroclastic surges on Paluweh island, Indonesia (Sep 2013) (Photo: Markus Heuer)
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Devils Pool at St. Miguel Isl., Acores (Photo: WNomad)
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Strombolian eruption from Etna's new SE crater, November 10, 2013 (Photo: Ingrid)
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Spring flowers on Santorini with the caldera in the background. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Glow at the lava dome of Paluweh Island (Flores Sea, Indonesia) in Sep 2013 (Photo: Markus Heuer)
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Lava flow of Plosky Tolbachik volcano and the cone of Bolshaya Udina volcano (July 2013) (Photo: Sergey Krasnoshchokov)
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Silhouette of photographer at the rim of Erta Ale volcano's lava lake (Ethiopia) (Photo: Dominik Voegtli)
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Remains of a cinder cone formed the bay "Charco de los Clicos" near El Golfo, Lanzarote, Canary islands (Photo: Janka)
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Pyroclastic flow and glowing pyroclastic flow deposits from Sinabung (16 Jan 2014) (Photo: Aris)
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