Two volcanoes in Indonesia have spewed fresh lava down their slopes, in the latest of several eruptions in less than two weeks.
At least 25 people have been killed after Guatemala's Fuego volcano erupted, belching ash and rock and forcing the airport to close, the country's disaster agency has said.
A volcano near the Guatemalan capital has roared back to life, spewing ash high into the air, disaster safety officials say.
An active underwater volcano off Grenada's northern coast is rumbling and regional disaster authorities have been put on alert, though they say it poses no threat of triggering a destructive tsunami.
A volcano has erupted on the remote southern Japanese island of Kuchinoerabujima, blasting plumes of black smoke high into the sky.
Japan's meteorological agency has issued a warning to limit access to the popular hot springs resort of Hakone after a nearby volcano became active and began belching steaming gas.
A national disaster preparedness official in Guatemala says the Volcano has exploded, spewing incandescent rock and ash that dusted surrounding communities.
National Guard troops have arrived in a Hawaii town threatened by a slow-moving river of molten lava, and have been greeted with cheers by residents of the Big Island community where they are to provide security.
After weeks of slow, stop-and-go movement, a river of asphalt-black lava is less than the length of a football field from homes in a Big Island community in Hawaii.
Rescue workers have found two more bodies in the ash on a volcano in central Japan, where at least 12 hikers are still unaccounted for following an eruption known to have killed 51 others.
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Ecuador's Cotopaxi volcano, which began erupting in August after being dormant for 138 years, has coughed up a two-kilometre-high column of ash.
Mount Aso, a volcano on the southern Japanese island of Kyushu, has erupted, sending huge plumes of black and then white smoke 2 000m into the air.
A cluster of submerged volcanoes has been discovered off Sydney, scientists say, with the potential to help unlock the secrets of the sea floor between Australia and New Zealand.
A Philippine volcano has spewed ash for the second time in less than a week but there are no signs of any imminent violent eruption, the country’s chief volcano expert says.
The eruption of Chile's Calbuco volcano threatens to cause widespread and lasting economic damage, turning cattle pastures barren and choking fish with volcanic ash in one of the world's top salmon-producing countries.
The biggest eruption of Cape Verde volcano Pico do Fogo in decades has destroyed two villages and threatens a forest reserve, officials say.
Rain has fallen on a red-hot river of lava, as it threatened to consume its first home on its slow advance into a rural Hawaii town.
Japan has warned that a volcano in southern Japan located roughly 64km from a nuclear plant is showing signs of increased activity that could possibly lead to a small-scale eruption.
Volcanic tremors and fears over a fresh eruption have forces rescuers with gas masks to halt operations to recover bodies from a Japanese mountain, 72 hours after its eruption.
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