Intraplate volcanism A third tectonic setting where volcanism occurs is believed to be the result of mantle plumes and not directly related to plate boundaries. So called hot spot volcanoes fall into this category.
Seismic crisis in SW Iceland In mid Feb 2021, a strong seismic crisis started on the Reykjanes peninsula, caused by a magmatic intrusion that could lead up to a new volcanic eruption. Follow the latest developments!
Blue flames of burning sulfur Ijen volcano in East Java has one of the most impressive sulfur deposits on earth. They are so hot that the sulfur often ignites - a mysterious display at night caught on camera.
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