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January 6, 2019 12:38 PM Professor reveals UK city most at risk of ‘MEGA TSUNAMI’ if La Palma volcano blows

A "MEGA tsunami" could strike Britain and kill hundreds of people if the Cumbre Vieja volcano in La Palma, Canary Islands, explodes in a massive eruption, a top geologist has warned. Bristol is most at risk, according to Mr Sparks, because the city's "unusual terrain" can cause a high tidal range, making residents vulnerable when a tsunami hits. However 17

January 2, 2019 8:05 PM Yellowstone WARNING: NASA's emergency plan to slow supervolcanoes WON'T work

His conclusion is bad news for the potentially apocalyptic outcome of an eruption at Yellowstone. Dr Sparks explained that a volcanic winter would be dire for our existence as a species. He elaborated: “If there was one it would have an enormous global impact. It would have dire consequences for food security, for trade and for a short time, a few years 17

December 28, 2018 6:28 PM Is it safe to travel to Bali? Will Indonesia volcano Anak Krakatau erupt AGAIN?

THE ERUPTION of Anak Krakatau volcano triggered a huge tsunami which killed at least 430 people last Saturday, but is the volcano still erupting and what is the travel advice?   Indonesia is recovering from a huge tsunami which was triggered by volcanic activity of Mount Anak Krakatau volcano on Saturday. A three-metre (10 foot) high tsunami wave swept 19

December 27, 2018 11:18 AM Sicily earthquake: Watch aerial footage of dramatic aftermath of quake near Etna volcano

ITALIAN Police has released a shocking aerial footage of the dramatic aftermath of a 4.8 magnitude earthquake in Catania, Sicily, close to the volcano Mount Etna which continues to erupt. The terrifying video released by Italian Police forces shows Catania, the second largest city in Sicily, Italy, completely destroyed after a 4.8 magnitude earthquake 59

December 24, 2018 3:14 PM Indonesia tsunami 2018 update: Will Krakatau erupt AGAIN? Locals told to STAY AWAY

INDONESIA has reached its biggest annual disasters toll in a decade, after a second tsunami hit following the eruption of the Krakatau volcano. But will Krakatau erupt again, as locals are told to stay away? At least 373 people have died following a tsunami in the Indonesian islands of Java and Sumatra on Saturday. Rescuers used heavy machinery and bare hands 31

December 23, 2018 4:16 PM Indonesia volcano eruption map: Where is the volcano erupting? Is Bali affected?

INDONESIA’s latest tsunami is believed to have occurred following an eruption from the Anak Krakatau volcano. But where is the volcano erupting and is Bali affected? At least 222 people have been killed and 843 are injured after the tsunami occurred at at around 9.30pm local time (2.30pm GMT) o Saturday, December 22, government officials confirmed. Members 37

December 23, 2018 1:36 PM Indonesia tsunami 2018 MAPPED: Where did tsunami hit, where is the Ring of Fire?

INDONESIA was hit by a tsunami last night, which has injured at least 843 people and killed 222, including members of the popular Indonesian rock band, Seventeen. But where did the tsunami hit and where is the Ring of Fire? The tsunami wave destroyed hundreds of buildings and homes without any warning overnight. Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, a spokesman at Indonesia's 36

December 23, 2018 7:05 AM Indonesia tsunami: HORRIFYING pictures show destruction caused by freak natural disaster

AT LEAST 168 people have been killed and hundreds injured after a tidal wave smashed into the Indonesian islands of Sumatra and Java last night, following a powerful volcanic eruption. Authorities are warning the death toll is likely to rise. The tsunami struck yesterday at around 9:30pm local time (2:30am GMT). Pictures taken from the region reveal 44

November 29, 2018 8:32 AM Guatemala volcano eruption: Fuego blows 10 TIMES EVERY HOUR in day of blasts

GUATEMALA'S Volcano Fuego has erupted 10 times every hour in a terrifying day of explosions, violently spewing vivid jets of lava and plumes of hot smoke and ash into the skies. Volcan de Fuego - Central America’s most active volcanoes - has been erupting once again, threatening another round of massive damage to Central America. The Volcano of Fire in Guatemala 68

November 22, 2018 9:36 AM Alaska volcano ERUPTION: Red aviation warning as Veniaminof spews ash 15,000 feet in air

ACTIVITY at Veniaminof, a volcano on the Alaskan Peninsula has intensified significantly, spewing ash 15,000 feet into the air, prompting the United States Geological Survey to increase the aviation colour code warning to red, while raising the overall warning level from watch to warning, with some communities warned to brace themselves for the possibility 35