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6-21 May: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
20-27(28) May: Fascination Volcano - Santorini Island (Greece)
29 May - 3 Jun: Aegean's Hidden Gem: Isle of Milos - Milos Island (Greece)
8-23 Jul: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
10-23 Jul: Volcanoes in the South Sea - Vanuatu (South Sea)
23 Jul - 8 Aug: Volcanoes of Java - Java (Indonesia)
29 Jul - 13 Aug: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
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Photo of the Day:
Monday 17 October 2016

Small ferns colonizing barren lava fields about 30 years old on Kilauea volcano, Hawaii. (Photo: Tom...

Photo of the Week:
Week 42: Mon 17 Oct - Sun 23 Oct, 2016

Fissure-shaped degassing fountain on the lava lake surface. (Photo: yashmin)

Photo of the Month:
October 2016

Merapi seen from the SE side on May 21. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)

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