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Mon, 19 Apr 2021, 20:24
Lava erupts from a fissure in Iceland’s Holuhraun lava field on 4 September 2014 – vast quantities of sulphur dioxide were also released during this eruption, converted to fine particles that caused an increase in respiratory disease in the Icelandic population (Image: Tom Pfeiffer, 2014).
New research published by researchers from the University of Leeds and the University of Iceland indicates a strong link between volcanic pollution and an increase in respiratory diseases, specifically to those living in volcanic regions. The study used the 2014-2015 Holuhraun lava eruption as its key case study. ... Read all
Tue, 23 Mar 2021, 09:22
Ash plume from Iceland's Eyjafjallajökull crater during the 2010 eruption, ejecting fine ash high into the atmosphere and resulting in the temporary closure of airspace due to the danger posed to airplanes and onboard passengers (Image: Etienne De Malglaive/Getty Image)
The potential for large geographic dispersal of volcanic ash, and the substantial impacts airborne ash and thin ground deposits can have on society, make understanding and forecasting the nature of ash plumes from explosive eruptions imperative. ... Read all
Tue, 11 May 2021, 14:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 11 May 2021 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Arayat (1 quake mag 3.0), Cabalian (1 quake mag 2.5), Clear Lake (45 quakes between mag 0.4-2.1), Coso (10 quakes between mag 0.5-1.6), El Hierro (1 quake mag 1.8), Eldey (7 quakes between mag 0.6-2.2) ... Read all
Mon, 10 May 2021, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 10 May 2021 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Cabalian (2 quakes between mag 2.1-2.5), Clear Lake (31 quakes between mag 0.4-2.1), Coso (4 quakes between mag 0.7-1.0), Eldey (2 quakes between mag 0.4-1.0), Etna (4 quakes between mag 1.0-1.3), Fourpeaked (1 quake mag 1.5) ... Read all

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