Posts Tagged ‘Volcano’

Deep Sea Volcano Eruption

Sunday, September 18th, 2011

Scientists have successfully predicted the eruption of an underwater volcano for the first time ever, proving that what’s been done on land, can be done in the oceans. Found at Discovery News.

The Menacing Old Faithful

Friday, March 11th, 2011

How often do we really think of the supervolcano hiding four miles below the surface that gives Old Faithful its gusto, though? Scientists sure did when it recently “took a deep ‘breath,’” heaving the ground a whopping ten inches.” Found at Gawker.

Mount St. Helens Eruption 30-Year Time-Lapse Video

Sunday, June 20th, 2010

Mount St. Helens erupted in May of 1980. The following is a 30-year time-lapse video of that eruption, the aftermath, and its recovery from the view of a satellite in space. Found at Wired via Holy Kaw!

Time Lapse Volcanic Eruption: Eyjafjallajökull, Iceland

Friday, May 14th, 2010

Sean Stiegemeier decided, apparently on a whim, to head to Iceland to film the volcano there on May 1 and 2. This is what he captured. Found at Vimeo.

Iceland Volcano Eruption

Sunday, March 21st, 2010

Video made by the Icelandic coast guard of the volcano eruption near Eyjafjallajökull glacier, in South Iceland. The eruption started shortly before midnight on Saturday 20th of March 2010. Found at YouTube from teldinn.

Underwater Volcanic Eruptions In High Definition

Saturday, December 26th, 2009

For the first time, scientists have recorded video of a volcano erupting deep underwater. Although these eruptions are common, it’s obviously not easy to get them on camera. Look for the large orange bubbles that pop. They are magma filled with superheated water. Found at YouTube from DiscoveryNetwork via Holy Kaw!