Japan volcano eruption toll mounts to 36

The recovery of five more bodies Monday brought to 36 the number of those feared dead in the Mount Otake's volcanic eruption, which occurred Sep 27.

Dazzling volcano eruption seen from space

Crew aboard the International Space Station (ISS) got a rare image of the Sarychev volcano as it erupted June 12, 2009.

Schoolchildren among 14 killed by Indonesia volcano eruption

Fourteen people, including four schoolchildren, were killed on Saturday after they were engulfed in scorching ash clouds spat out by Indonesia`s Mount Sinabung in its biggest eruption in recent days, officials said.

Five interesting facts about Volcanoes

It is believed that more than 80% of the earth’s surface is volcanic in origin.

Spectacular eruption at Indonesian volcano

An Indonesian volcano saw its biggest eruption in weeks on Sunday, sending huge clouds of ash 3,500 metres into the sky, an official said.

Eruption at Chile volcano beginning to weaken

Scientists warned that ash likely would keep spewing out for at least several more days.

`Iceland`s Grimsvoetn volcano eruption over`

The eruption of Grimsvoetn volcano is considered over as there has not been activity there for days.

Death toll from Indonesian volcano nears 100

Blistering gas from Indonesia`s most volatile volcano spewed farther than expected.

Iceland volcano ash plume sparks health fears

The World Health Organization (WHO) has issued a health warning to Europeans due to the eruption of Iceland`s Eyjafjallajokull volcano, which has created an enormous ash plume.

Volcano fallout felt from Manchester to Shanghai

From the Manchester soccer derby to the Chinese Formula One Grand Prix in Shanghai, sport felt the fallout from the cloud of volcanic ash hanging over northern and central Europe on Saturday.

Volcano fallout felt from Manchester to Shanghai

From the Manchester soccer derby to the Chinese Formula One Grand Prix in Shanghai, sport felt the fallout from the cloud of volcanic ash hanging over northern and central Europe on Saturday.

Evacuations in Iceland due to flood risk

Eight hundred people have been evacuated in Iceland because of a flood from a glacier that melted after the country`s second volcano eruption in less than a month, police said.

Researchers can now study how an ecosystem develops

Alaska`s Kasatochi volcano eruption has provided a rare research opportunity to see how an ecosystem develops from the very first species to colonize the island.