WATCH: A volcano in Mexico erupted with a massive gush of lava

2020-01-12 19:04

No one was injured by the Popocatépetl explosion.

At least 5 people are dead after a New Zealand volcano erupted. Experts say the disaster was not predictable, despite warning signs.

2019-12-10 10:43

Geologists and tourists knew that the volcano that recently erupted on New Zealand's White Island was active. It last erupted in 2016.

Lava, gas flowing out Indonesia volcano sends people fleeing

2019-02-05 11:42

An eruption of one of Indonesia's most active volcanoes has sent lava and searing gas clouds out the crater and made villagers leave the slopes.

Bali volcano shoots new burst of ash; flights unaffected

2018-12-30 16:18

A volcano on Indonesia's tourist island of Bali has shot a new burst of hot ash into the air, in the latest of the country's several eruptions within a week.

Indonesia's Soputan volcano erupts, ejecting thick ash

2018-12-16 17:13

A volcano in central Indonesia has erupted, ejecting columns of thick ash as high as 7 500m into the sky.

Volcano erupts on same Indonesian island as earlier quake

2018-10-03 09:00

A volcano has erupted in central Indonesia and authorities have warned planes about volcanic ash in the air.

WATCH: Top 10 most dangerous volcanic eruptions caught on camera

2018-07-11 12:01

These volcanic eruptions had a huge impact on human life.

WATCH: Volcano eruption claims more than 60 lives in Guatemala

The active Fuego volcano in Guatemala has claimed 69 lives since it erupted. While bodies are still being recovered, thousands have evacuated their homes to avoid super-hot mudslides. Watch.

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Indonesia's Sinabung volcano unleashes towering ash column

2018-02-20 08:51

Rumbling Mount Sinabung on the Indonesian island of Sumatra shot billowing columns of ash more than 5 000m into the atmosphere and hot clouds down its slopes.

16 skiers hurt by flying rocks, avalanche on Japan volcano

2018-01-23 22:57

At least 16 people skiing on the slopes of a volcano in central Japan have been injured by flying rocks during a surprise eruption and a subsequent avalanche, and one person later died.


New Zealand volcano death toll rises to 19

2019-12-23 14:56

The death toll from New Zealand's devastating White Island eruption has risen to 19, with police confirming another death in hospital.

In the event of a killer asteroid, volcanic apocalypse, or nuclear holocaust, mushrooms could save humanity from extinction

2019-09-17 13:03

Human survivors of an apocalyptic catastrophe could start a new food system with mushrooms. The other food options might not be as appetizing.

SEE: Volcano in southern Japan erupts

2019-01-17 09:37

A small island volcano in southern Japan has erupted, blasting rocks and ashes into the air but causing no damage or injuries

Indonesian tsunami volcano lost two-thirds of its height

2018-12-29 15:52

The Indonesian volcano which caused a tsunami that killed more than 400 people last week lost more than two-thirds of its height following the eruption which triggered the killer waves.

Ash from Alaska volcano prompts aviation warning

2018-11-22 07:43

An active Alaska volcano is ramping up, spewing ash emissions nearly 5km into the air.

Lava crashes through roof of Hawaii tour boat, injuring 23

2018-07-17 06:48

Hawaii officials say an explosion caused by lava oozing into the ocean sent molten rock crashing through the roof of a tour boat off the Big Island, injuring 23 people

Satellite photos show Hawaii's Kilauea volcano filling an entire ocean bay with a river of hot lava

2018-06-07 13:57

A huge river of lava from the ongoing Kilauea volcano eruption on the Big Island of Hawaii wiped out a neighbourhood and filled Kapoho Bay on Tuesday. Before-and-after satellite images released on Wednesday show the scale of the destruction.

Toll rises in Guatemala volcano as more bodies recovered

2018-06-05 08:24

Rescue workers pulled more bodies Monday from under the dust and rubble left by an explosive eruption of Guatemala's Fuego volcano, bringing the death toll to at least 69.

Fearless Philippine farmers defy volcano anger

2018-01-29 22:20

As blistering lava spews from the seething volcano nearby, Philippine farmer Jay Balindang leads his buffalo through the ash-strewn paddy fields of the no-go zone, creeping closer to danger in a desperate bid to support his family.

Philippine volcano spews lava fountains, 40 000 people flee

2018-01-23 11:32

The Philippines' most active volcano has continued to spew fountains of red-hot lava and massive ash plumes in a dazzling but increasingly dangerous eruption that has sent 40 000 villagers to shelter in evacuation centres.

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