Eyjafjallajokull Volcano News


A very good YouTube compilation, some great clips of the erupting Eyjafjallajokull volcano.



Latest Eyjafjallajokull Volcano News



The Independent

Is Iceland about to experience its biggest volcanic eruption yet?
The Independent
According to a post on volcano enthusiast site Volcanocafé, eruptions occur in Iceland every three to seven years. The ash cloud caused by Mount Eyjafjallajökull's eruption that caused enormous disruption to air travel across Europe for three months ...




New York Times

Tales of the Unhinged: A Poet's Short-Story Collection
New York Times
Its central characters, Laura and Adam, a mother and son, are trapped in a remote Icelandic village as a result of the Eyjafjallajokull volcanic eruptions that disrupted airline travel in Europe in 2010. “By the third morning,” Clare writes, “ash from ...



Reykjavík Grapevine

Volcanic Apocalypse Now: The Ever Present Risk Of Death
Reykjavík Grapevine
Katla, Öræfajökull, Hekla and Eyjafjallajökull are the volcanoes we should worry most about. Ágúst Gunnar Gylfason from the Department of Civil Protection and Emergency Management, says we should even be so wary of Hekla that people should avoid ...



Daily Star

EIGHT volcanoes in US are 'likely to erupt' as experts call first summit in 28 years
Daily Star
He said: “Recall in 2010, the eruption of the Eyjafjallajökull in Iceland shut down European airspace for over a week. “That ran up about a £7billion ($10 billion) impact cost. “Given the fact that an explosive eruption can put an ash cloud up to ...



Iceland Magazine

Massive search and rescue operation for missing French hikers who failed to report their progress
Iceland Magazine
Running between Eyjafjallajökull and Mýrdalsjökull glaciers it connects Skógar waterfall and Þórsmörk nature reserve. The two French hikers, identified as Marion Gailard and Jérémy Gautheret, had left a travel plan with Safe Travel with ICE-SAR - as ...



Maakt IJsland zich klaar voor een tweede Eyjafjallajökull? Vulkaan ...
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Herinner je je de Eyjafjallajökull nog, de IJslandse vulkaan die zeven jaar geleden met een asuitbarsting het Europese vliegverkeer weken lamlegde? Wel, z'n ...

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Verdict

These are the fasting growing tourist destinations, but why? - Verdict
Verdict
The modern traveller is in search of a life-changing experience. These tourist destinations show that they will go to just about anywhere to find it.

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Iceland Magazine

Seven years ago today: Eruption in Eyjafjallajökull, the volcano with the un-pronouncable name
Iceland Magazine
The eruption in Eyjafjallajökull was preceded by growing seismic and volcanic activity in Eyjafjallajökull. In February the Icelandic Civil Protection Authority had increased monitoring of the area and on March 4 an Uncertainty phase was declared for ...



ABC Online

Living under one of Iceland's most dangerous volcanoes, as it starts rumbling
ABC Online
Do you remember Eyjafjallajokull — the obscure, unpronounceable Icelandic volcano that woke up in 2010 after nearly two centuries of slumber, grounding a large portion of the world's planes? Well imagine living under its bigger, more dangerous cousin.


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