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The hot springs of Polichnitos on Lesbos island, Greece (Photo: Janka)
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Miniature salt terrasses at a green acid pond at Dallol volcano draw bizarre shapes. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Erosion gullies and white, hydrothermally altered rocks (Polyvotis crater of Nisyros volcano, Greece) (c)
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A stronger eruption after sunset sends glowing bombs into the sky, hitting the moon. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Chapel in the pumice deposit near Megalochori (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Santiaguito's Caliente lava dome consists of viscous, mostly solidified lava plugging the circular vent. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Explosion at 19:33 (UTC) on 27 Sep (or 04:33 JST on 28 Sep). (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Entering Heimaey harbour in the evening sun, Vestmannaeyjar, Iceland (Photo: Janka)
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Fish-eye view over Rinjani's caldera with erupting Barujari cone on 21 Nov 2015 evening (Lombok, Indonesia) (Photo: Martin Rietze)
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Evening mood at the beach of Rakata. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Eruption at Semeru volcano with smoking Bromo and the eroded cone of Batok volcanoes in the foreground. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Colorful salt ridges dividing green and blue water ponds at Dallol volcano. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Ash-spewing Tavurvur volcano and the ash-covered Bay of Rabaul, Papua New Guinea  (Photo: Paul Nicholson)
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White cliffs formed by once submarine ash layers at Sarakiniko (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Boiling mud pond at Bumpass Hell (Lassen Volcanic Natl Park) (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Floating lava in the sea wave (Kileaua volcano) (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Abstract patterns on the surface of the lava lake  (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Glacial ice piling up in the lagoon of Jökulsárlón, Iceland (Photo: Janka)
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The mightly caldera of Tambora volcano - the site of the largest known historic volcanic explosion in the world: the volcano was decapitated during its violent explosion in 1815. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Bright red lava fountain during daylight. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Strombolian explosion from Bastimento. (Photo: gregorius)
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Strombolian eruption and hot dust devil at Rinjani's Barujari cone on 22 Nov 2015 evening (Lombok, Indonesia) (Photo: Martin Rietze)
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Eyjafjallajökull, Iceland, 8 May 2010 - phreatomagmatic explosions with cock's tail jets of lava bombs (Photo: Martin Rietze)
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Zoom onto the lava flow at Pacaya volcano (Guatemala) in 2010 (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Part of the 1818 lava dome complex of Cerro Quemado. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Front of a pyroclastic flow from Montserrat's Soufrière Hills volcano (Photo: marcofulle)
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Ignimbrite towers - naturally sculptured, eroded hard volcanic ash deposits, near Zelve, Cappadocia (Turkey) (Photo: marcofulle)
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Sevan Lake flanked by volcanic Sevan and Murovdag Mountain Range(Lesser Caucasus), seen from the Sevanavank Monastery, Armenia, at the border to Azerbaijan (Photo: WNomad)
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Lava flow from New SE crater, Etna 7 Dec 2015 (Photo: Martin Rietze)
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As morning approaches, the intense red and yellow light of the lava once again mixes with the blue of the sky, creating a unique spectacle. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Teno mountains near Masca, Tenerife, Canary islands (Photo: Janka)
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Benbow's lava lake in Sep 2014 (Ambrym volcano, Vanuatu) (Photo: Yashmin Chebli)
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Incandescent pyroclastic flow from Montserrat's Soufrière Hills volcano at night (Photo: marcofulle)
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If you believe the novelist Jules Verne Snæfellsjökull volcano in Iceland is the entrance to the centre of the earth. (Photo: Janka)
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Blooming almond trees and ignimbrite towers - naturally sculptured, eroded hard volcanic ash deposits, near Zelve, Cappadocia (Turkey) (Photo: marcofulle)
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Ash plume and lava fountain from New SE crater, Etna 7 Dec 2015 (Photo: Martin Rietze)
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Zvartnots ruins with Mount Ararat in the background, Armenia (Photo: WNomad)
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Strombolian activity at Yasur volcano (Tanna Island, Vanuatu)  (Photo: Yashmin Chebli)
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Strombolian explosion at Rinjani's Barujari cone on 21 Nov 2015 evening (Lombok, Indonesia) (Photo: Martin Rietze)
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Glowing lava pulled by the ocean waves (Kilauea volcano, Hawai'i) (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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View on the colourful bird cliff of Krýsuvíkurbjarg on the southern coast of Reykjanes peninsula, Iceland (Photo: Janka)
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Front of a pyroclastic flow from Montserrat's Soufrière Hills volcano (Photo: marcofulle)
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