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Merapi volcano, Indonesia: increased seismicity
Since the 7th of July, seismic activity at Merapi volcano has been increasing and deformation measurements noted displacements of 0-15 cm at the summit area. As a consequence, the Volcanologic Survey of Indonesia raised the the alert level at the volcano to 2.
Sunday, Jun 26, 2005
Two short videoclips showing the active lava lake on Hawaii have been posted.[more]
Wednesday, Jun 22, 2005
New photos from our last tour on Santorini (May, 2005) have been added and new dates for 2006 for the Fascination Volcano tour are now online. There are a few spaces left for the 24 Sep.-1 Oct. 2005 tour.[more]
Monday, Jun 06, 2005
Kalispera sas filoi!
How about a trip to Greece;-)? Summer is slowly taking hold,- with this magnificent view from the roof above our office in Athens,Tobias and Tom say cheers to everyone.
Friday, May 20, 2005
A first series of new photos taken during the latest tour in Southern Italy (Naples, Stromboli, Vulcano and Etna) have been posted.[more]
More on VolcanoDiscovery:
Introduction to Plate Tectonics
: The Earth's upper, rigid layer is broken into several plates which are in constant motion to one another. Most earthquakes and volcanoes occur as result of these plate boundaries.
Raung volcano photos
: One of the largest and most active volcanoes in East Java, rarely-visited and relatively unknown Raung became (in)famous during its recent eruption in 2015 when its frequent ash plumes forced the repeated closure of Bali's airport.
Volcano Tours on Hawai'i
: The Hawaiian Islands are not only home to the most active volcanoes in the world, Kilauea and Mauna Loa on the Big Island, but also boast a unique natural environment. Born by volcanic activity of a very active hot spot in the middle of the Pacific Plate, they are a showcase of natural history.
: 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.