Monday, 30 May 2016

Mt. Hood’s

First it was St. Helens, now its Mt. Hood’s turn to have a little earthquake swarm: 

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Thursday, 26 May 2016

Got smoke !!

This tweet shows the force of the Sinabung eruption

Wednesday, 25 May 2016

Eruption from the Etna

Tuesday, 24 May 2016

Eruption Sinabung Volcano

At least seven people have died and two more are critically injured after Indonesia's Mount Sinabung erupted on Saturday. The Sinabung volcano spewed clouds of hot ash and a pyroclastic flow was triggered from the eruption of Mount Sinabung in Gamber village, North Sumatra, May 22, 2016

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Friday, 20 May 2016

Mount St. Helens is recharging its magma stores

Since the start of 2016, an earthquake swarm has been detected underneath the currently-quiet Washington volcano. These earthquakes have been occurring from depths of ~2 to over 7 kilometers beneath the volcano. USGS volcanologists and seismologists are interpreting this swarm as a response to the slow “recharging” for the volcano, where new magma is rising up underneath St. Helens as it slumbers

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Wednesday, 18 May 2016

Mount St. Helens May 18, 1980

Thirty-six years ago today, Mount St. Helens May erupted.

USGS scientists recount their experiences before, during and after the May 18, 1980 eruption of Mount St. Helens. Loss of their colleague David A. Johnston and 56 others in the eruption cast a pall over one of the most dramatic geologic moments in American history.

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Monday, 16 May 2016

Car Drops Into Sinkhole On London Road

Last week a car dropped into a sinkhole in London (Woodland Terrace, Greenwich). The car didn't disappear completely, the car is stuck on a gas pipe or a water pipe. Police said they don't know what's going on.... The local authority has been called and there are other agencies on scene.

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This is a sinkhole ... but probably not "Karst" related ?

Friday, 13 May 2016

Mars Hydrology

Moa Valles is a 2 billion year old paleodrainage system that is nearly 300 km long and is carved into ancient highland terrains of Tempe Terra in the northern hemisphere of Mars. 

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Saturday, 7 May 2016

Preparation of a boat refugee from Senegal

For Lat from Senegal, there is no doubt about it. His promised land is Spain. Lat isn't the only one with the dream of migrating. That is why once in a time special boats make the journey to Europe. This journey costs about 800 euro's. And media shows it can also cost a lot of lifes.