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Large a'a lava flow fron descending the pali, burning parts of the remaining kipuka in the Royal Gardens subdivision. (Photo: Michael Dalton)
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Gjárfoss waterfall in the basaltic gorge of Gjáin near Hekla volcano, Iceland (Photo: Janka)
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Pioneer plants around a lava block on Santiago volcano (Galapagos) (Photo: Ursula Lehmann)
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Glowing rockfalls from an eruption of Batu Tara volcano (Indonesia, Nov 2015) (Photo: Fady Kamar)
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Dust and gasses from the lava flow and buring vegetation generate a thick haze over the scene. (Photo: Michael Dalton)
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Lava fountains and lava flows on Fuego volcano (Guatemala) on 24 June 2016 (Photo: César Santizo)
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The lava lake inside the huge crater of Nyiragongo at night (July 2006) (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Lonely beach in the Icelandic Westfjords (Photo: Janka)
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Lava fountain from New SE crater, Etna 7 Dec 2015 (Photo: Martin Rietze)
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Lanzarote 2016 - Hiking Tensar-Playa del Islote Pt. 2: : Northern Part of the lava flow from P.N. Timanfa... (Photo: Ayasha27)
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The explosion throws out a shower of incandescent bombs and a dense ash cloud. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Glowing lava dome and mild explosions at Semeru's summit on 26 July 2016 (East Java, Indonesia) (Photo: Yoga Ikhsanto)
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Walking on the southern crater rim of Ijen (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Degassing lava fountain at a lava pond of Kilauea's Puu Oo crater (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Lanzarote - Cueva de Los Verdes Pt 1: It is a part of a cave-system formed in the lava flow from the volcano Monte Corona around 3000 years ago. The lava at the top cooled down faster than the flow in the inside-so the caves were formed. At some parts the roof collapsed and left the so called Jameos (which sometimes have a fantastic acoustic). The Cueva de Los Verdes is only one short part which can be visited by tourists. (Photo: Ayasha27)
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Evening shot with the active flow channel on the paooli. (Photo: Michael Dalton)
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Eruption of Batu Tara volcano (Indonesia, Nov 2015) (Photo: Fady Kamar)
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Tolbachik volcano in the evening (Kamchatka Oct 2013) (Photo: Martin Rietze)
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Ash plume from Barujari cinder cone in eruption (Rinjani volcano, Indonesia, Dec 2015) (Photo: Fady Kamar)
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Lava pond in Kilauea's Pu'u 'O'o crater (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Sulfur workers at Kawah Ijen (East Java, Indonesia) (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Blue flames and visitors at night inside Ijen's crater (27 July 2016) (East Java, Indonesia) (Photo: Yoga Ikhsanto)
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Snow-covered Antisana stratovolcano in Ecuador (Aug 2016) (Photo: Jiri VonDrak)
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Clear view onto the western half of the lava lake from campsite. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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House in the community of Ísafjörður in the Icelandic Westfjords, surrounded by extremely steep rock faces. (Photo: Janka)
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Cactus on Santiago volcano (Galapagos Islands) (Photo: Ursula Lehmann)
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DAYS 5-6-7: Erta Ale - Our local Erta Ale guide, Mohammed, on top of an older hornito near the rim of the second active crater. (Photo: Ingrid)
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Ash column rising from Merapi volcano during Oct 2010. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Steaming and glow from the vent at the eastern base seen during dusk. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Kyuchevskoy volcano with lava flow during the eruption Oct 2013 (Photo: Martin Rietze)
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1 Sep
Kawah Ijen and the sulfur deposits (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Ash covered ground in a village on Merapi's flank during the 2010 eruption. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Rim of Raung volcano's large summit caldera (July 2015, East Java, Indonesia) (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Kyuchevskoy volcano with lava fountain during the eruption Oct 2013 (Photo: Martin Rietze)
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