July 6, 2012 — Colombia’s Nevado del Ruiz volcano produced another violent eruption that prompted officials to urge nearly 5,000 nearby residents to evacuate.
May 4, 2012 — Lava pressure is building within Indonesia’s Mount Merapi volcano, threatening to create the mountain’s first eruption since 2010. Hundreds were forced to evacuate then.
March 23, 2012 — Sicily’s Mount Etna produced its fourth significant eruption so far this year, spewing lava and sending steam soaring high above the Italian island.
March 16, 2012 — Southern Japan’s Sakurajima volcano spewed rocks and hot ash during several blasts that occurred over a two-day period. Further blasts are possible.
March 9, 2012
Hawaii subdivision now completely destroyed by lava from eruption that began in 1983.
March 2, 2012
Sumatra's most active volcano shoots ash in two separate explosions.
Eruption Gives Clues into Climate Change Effects on Marine Life
- July 13, 2012
Fresh Eruption From Colombia's Nevado del Ruiz Volcano
- July 6, 2012
Residents Around Colombia Volcano on Alert After Blasts
- June 22, 2012
Volcano of Fire Spews Lava and Ash in Guatemala
- June 15, 2012
Sumatra's Most Active Volcano Spews Again
- June 1, 2012
Guatemala's Fuego Volcano Explodes with Lava and Ash
- May 25, 2012
Blasts Continue to Menace People Near Mexican Volcano
- May 18, 2012
Mexico City Ash Hazard Prompts Mask Handouts
- May 11, 2012
Java Volcano May Be Building Up to Fresh Blasts
- May 4, 2012
Ash From Mexican Eruption Causes Health Problems
- April 27, 2012
Rising Lava Makes Mexican Volcano 'Increasingly Dangerous'
- April 20, 2012
Caribbean Volcano Raises Ash with Tremors
- April 6, 2012
Pair of Guatemalan Volcanoes Rumble
- March 30, 2012
Etna Ash Soar Above Sicily Again
- March 23, 2012
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