The Volcano Adventure Guide: Excellent information and background for anyone wishing to visit active volcanoes safely and enjoyably. The book presents guidelines to visiting 42 different volcanoes around the world.
A new episode of small, regular ash emissions is occurring, with ash plumes to 2.2km (7,000ft). The level of seismicity has remained high following the minor eruption last year. The Alert Level remains at 2. [more]
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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