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Tag: Vulcano

Cambridge University: Drones help scientists study Guatemalan volcanoes

A team of volcanologists and engineers from the Universities of Cambridge and Bristol has collected measurements from directly within volcanic clouds, together with visual and thermal images of inaccessible volcano peaks at Volcán de Fuego and Volcán de Pacaya in Guatemala.  

Conservation International: A undersea volcano teeming with alien life forms

Last week, Conservation International scientists and researchers from the University of Hawaii embarked on a journey to dive the Cook and Lo’ihi seamounts off the coast of the Big Island of Hawaii. These undersea mountains, some of which have never before been explored, are hotspots of life and vital to ocean health. Among some amazing …

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USGS: Kīlauea Volcano In Stunning 4K

Stunning 4K aerial and ground b-roll of the Kīlauea Volcano Halemaʻumaʻu Crater Summit Vent Lava Lake taken between July 24 and July 31, 2016.  

Tested: Flying Drones Over Volcanoes

Meet Eric Cheng, a photographer and technologist who was most recently the Director of Aerial Imaging for DJI. Eric’s work with drones has taken him all around the world, including to iceland, where he captured amazing footage of erupting volcanoes with his quadcopters. Eric shares with us how he flew over active volcanoes in this …

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Stanford University: “Natural concrete” beneath Italian volcano explains mysterious uplift

The discovery beneath Campi Flegrei, a dormant supervolcano in southern Italy, of a concrete-like rock that is similar to Roman concrete explains why the ground beneath the town of Pozzuoli rose by several meters in the 1980s, forcing the evacuation of 40,000 people.  

Martin Heck | Timestorm Films: CALBUCO

Filmed by Martin Heck and Timestorm Films, this amazing footage of a volcano erupting in Chile proves the awesome power of nature. Heck describes; Volcano Calbuco erupted on April 22, 2015, for the first time in four decades. Located close to the cities of Puerto Varas and Puerto Montt in southern Chile. We spend the …

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An Amazing Video that Happens to Capture the Cabulco Volcano as it Starts Erupting

The Calbuco’s massive volcanic plume can be seen from space, as captured by a NASA satellite above. This Chilean guy happens to capture the Cabulco Vulcano eruption.  

RuptlyTV: Iceland | See the world’s biggest lava field in 200 years

The Holuhraun lava field continued erupting on Tuesday, with aerial footage capturing an astonishing view of the 500 metre-long (1,640 ft) and 70 metre-high (229 ft) lava lake. According to NASA, the lava field in the Northeastern Region of Iceland now covers over 84 square kilometers (32 square miles), making it larger than Manhattan.  

Sam Cossman: Man Dives into an Exploding Volcano

Sam Cossman and George Kourounis guided by volcanic pioneers Geoff Mackely and Brad Ambrose become among the first explorers to step foot inside the worlds most dangerous and inaccessible volcano, Marum Crater. More people have visited the moon than the firey bottom of this spectacular and deadly place.  

Cambridge University: Monitoring Bárðarbunga and Holuhraun

Cambridge scientists and PhD students are at the forefront of monitoring the activity of the Bárðarbunga volcano in Iceland. The research group, led by Professor Bob White of the Department of Earth Sciences, is monitoring the ongoing massive volcanic intrusion through its array of seismic instrumentation – never before has such an intrusion been so …

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Smithsonian Channel: A Volcano 10 Times More Forceful than Mount St. Helen’s

There are 50 active volcanoes in Alaska, two of which blow their tops every year. But nothing compares to the 15 cubic kilometers of magma that spewed from this volcano in 1912.  

“The Most Incredible Volcano Video of ALL Time”

The headline is a quote by Geoff Macley who togheter with Bradley Ambrose and Nathan Berg filmed the below video. And well, perhaps he is right; judge for yourself. Here is what Geoff himself have to say about the video clip: The Most Incredible Volcano Video ever shot ! Geoff Mackley, Bradley Ambrose, Nathan Berg, after an …

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Iceland, Eyjafjallajökull – May 1st and 2nd, 2010

Sean Stiegemeier filmed this outstanding video of a volcanic eruption. It was the year 2010 and the Icelandic vulcano Eyjafjallajökull halted the European air traffic. It was a respons to theconcerns that volcanic ash from the eruptions of Eyjafjallajökull could damage aircraft engines, which led to that the controlled airspace of many European countries was closed to instrument flight rules traffic, resulting in the largest air-traffic shut-down …

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