Eyjafjallajokull Volcano News

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The mystery of volcanic lightning continues to intrigue researchers  AccuWeather.com

Many of the complex intricacies that cause volcanic lightning are still mysteries to researchers.

Changing communities may affect the success of Iceland's evacuation guidelines  EurekAlert

Icelanders generally responded well to evacuation guidelines when the volcano Eyjafjallajökull erupted in 2010 and caused widespread disruption to ...

Seven years ago today: Eruption in Eyjafjallajökull, the volcano with the un-pronouncable name  Iceland Magazine

NOTE: In our "This week in Iceland" newsletter on May 13 we incorrectly linked to this article when we had intended to link to an article about the earthquake ...

One Day In The Þórsmörk Dimension: A Wild Valley Behind Eyjafjallajökull  Reykjavík Grapevine

Living in Reykjavík, it's quite easy to get caught up in the routine of city life, and forget that this town is just a tiny dot on a coast of an island that's full of ...

Katla volcano eruption: Scientists warn huge Iceland volcano is about to erupt, and it could even dwarf 2010 ash cloud  Evening Standard

Scientists have warned that a huge volcano in Iceland is about to erupt, dwarfing the explosion that disrupted air travel across the world eight years ago. Katla ...

Katla: Iceland's most notorious volcano is kept under close surveillance  Iceland Magazine

When Eyjafjallajökull volcano erupted explosively in 2010, it shut down all aviation across the North Atlantic for one week. The dispersal of the ash cloud led to ...

Folklore: The Troll in Eyjafjallajokull Volcano  Guide to Iceland Now

The glacier volcano Eyjafjallajökull became notorious in 2010 after a sudden and violent eruption, causing havoc to European air traffic and stumping television ...

Meet the VW Amarok built by Arctic Trucks  Top Gear Philippines

Top Gear writes about the VW Amarok pickup modified by Arctic Trucks.

No, the giant Katla volcano in Iceland isn't about to erupt  USA TODAY

Despite screaming headlines in the British tabloids and even the Sunday Times, there is no sign that Iceland's Katla volcano will erupt any time soon, scientists ...

Drone video follows a group of hikers to the summit of Eyjafjallajökull glacier  Iceland Magazine

Last week a group of 30 local hikers conquered the summit of Eyjafjallajökull glacier in South Iceland on mountain skis. After having conquered the top of the ...

Reports of a volcanic eruption in Iceland are fake news at its worst  Quartz

The Icelandic volcano Eyjafjallajökull made worldwide headlines in 2010 when it erupted ash that was blown towards Europe, so that air traffic was grounded ...

IMEX in Frankfurt announces new ground handler  ITCM

The IMEX Group has announced a new partnership with Compass Tours Incoming, to provide ground handling services for IMEX in Frankfurt.

This Is Why Icelandic Eruptions Can Be So Problematic For Air Travel  Forbes

Ever wanted to know why Iceland's volcanoes can cause so much trouble for air travel, or why the 2010 eruption came as a surprise to experts all over the planet ...

Having a bad year? At least you weren't around in 536 CE  The National

The worst year in history has been revealed, featuring a volcanic eruption which led to widespread starvation and an outbreak of the bubonic plague.

The Arctic-ready VW Amarok has its own coffee maker  Top Gear

Tackling the world's gnarliest weather? You'll need a skinny latte, then. Ollie Kew. 15 Jan 2019. Facebook · Twitter · Google+ · WhatsApp · Mailto · Copy link.

Huge Icelandic volcano Katla set to blow - and it will be bigger than 2010 eruption  Bristol Post

A huge volcano in Iceland is predicted to erupt at any time with experts believing the fall out will be greater than a similar eruption back in 2010 which caused ...

Volcanic ash impact on air travel could be reduced says new research  Science Daily

Volcanologists have developed a method and camera that could help reduce the dangers, health risks and travel impacts of ash plumes during a volcanic ...

Why Iceland's Eyjafjallajökull Volcano Erupted  LiveScience.com

A peek into the roots of the eruption of the Eyjafjallajökull volcano in Iceland earlier this year that disrupted flights across Europe could shed light on the ...

Experts Warn Iceland's Biggest Volcano Is 'Ready To Erupt'  Forbes Now

Geologists are closely monitoring Iceland's biggest volcano after a string of recent activity. The earthquake activity is often a telltale sign that the volcano is ...

Living under one of Iceland's most dangerous volcanoes, as it starts rumbling  ABC News

For people living in the tiny town of Vik, in the shadow of one of Iceland's biggest volcanoes, the threat of an long-overdue violent eruption is part of normal life.

We don't know one way or another if Katla is preparing to erupt, geophysicist argues  Iceland Magazine

It is too early to say whether the enormous CO2 emissions from the monster volcano Katla are an indication of an imminent eruption, a geophysicist at the ...

Iceland volcano: First came the floods, then the smell of rotten eggs  The Guardian

Locals describe volcano's eruption, leaving them evacuated and homeless.

Iceland's volcano site rises from the ashes  BBC News

The BBC's Matt Cole asks how those living near the Eyjafjallajokull volcano in Iceland have been affected since March's eruption.

Boom time: predicting Iceland's volcanoes  Geographical

Fears that volcano eruptions in Iceland are set to regularly disrupt air travel are being tempered by a new study into the frequency of such events.

Ash from Iceland's Glacier Volcano Threatens Health of Local Children  GlacierHub

The prolonged eruption of the glacier volcano Eyjafjallajökull in Iceland in 2010 released 250 million tons of ash, exposing residents to dangerous levels of the ...

Volcano and earthquake museum to open in Iceland  The Guardian

The Lava Centre, a new interactive attraction in the shadow of the infamous Eyjafjallajökull volcano, will bring to life the 'fiery heart of Iceland'. Will Coldwell.

Iceland volcano: an eyeful of Eyjafjallajökull  Telegraph.co.uk

The power and wrath of Eyjafjallajökull came into dramatic clarity this weekend as the clouds parted for the first time since the glacier-topped volcano threw ...

Iceland Volcano Erupts Under Glacier, Triggers Floods  National Geographic

The Eyjafjallajökull volcano has erupted anew, this time under a glacier, triggering floods and forcing hundreds to evacuate.

Volcano 'libraries' could help plan for future volcanic crises  Phys.Org

Crystals from the 2010 Eyjafjallajökull eruption have demonstrated a new way to recognise pre-eruption signals at Eyjafjallajökull and potentially other, similar ...

Iceland's Eyjafjallajokull volcano reduces activity  BBC News

The Icelandic volcano disrupting air traffic for weeks is showing a marked drop in activity, new findings suggest.

Earthwatch: In the shadow of Eyjafjallajökull  The Guardian

Four years after an Icelandic volcano grounded Europe's air traffic, Kate Ravilious wonders if the worst is yet to happen.

New study confirms monster volcano Katla is charging up for an eruption  Iceland Magazine

Katla, a giant volcano hidden beneath the ice cap of Mýrdalsjökull glacier, is busy filling its magma chambers, new research confirms. An eruption in Katla would ...

Iceland’s last giant volcanic eruption cost the global economy $5bn. Is that about to happen again?  Quartz

The “seismic swarm” of thousands of earthquakes that's been rattling the Icelandic highlands for the past few days is getting worse. A 4.5 magnitude quake on ...

Star Wars The Force Awakens, which scenes were filmed in Iceland?  Iceland Magazine

The latest Star Wars movie, The Force Awakens, was premiered last night. Fans in Iceland, as everywhere, were overjoyed to see this latest chapter in the saga.

Iceland: The tourism epidemic | Iceland  Aljazeera.com

Iceland, a small North Atlantic island of 335,000 inhabitants, has become the latest destination for travellers looking for stunning scenery. By the end of 2017, ...

Which way to Eyjafjallajökull? Struggle no more with hard to pronounce places  Lonely Planet Travel News

How do you pronounce Eyjafjallajökull anyway? From Ptuj to Chao Phraya and Park Güell, these are some of the common cities and landmarks that native ...

Can You Say 'Eyjafjallajokull'? Icelandic Volcano's Name Is A Tongue-Twister  NPR

Thousands of flights canceled across Europe. Tens of thousands of air travelers who can't get where they want to go. A plume of ash spreading across ...

Iceland Volcano Makes 27-story "Mountain"  National Geographic

After more than three weeks of fiery, crowd-pleasing fountains, a volcano in southern Iceland has finally quieted down—leaving behind a new, 270-foot ...

Iceland's fire decimates its ice: Eyjafjallajökull  GlacierHub

A new scientific study reveals previously unknown subglacial interactions between the Icelandic volcano Eyjafjallajökull's lava and overlaying ice cap.

Icelandic Comedian Appears On Australian TV To Teach Hosts Icelandic  Reykjavík Grapevine

When Icelandic comedian Ari Eldjárn appeared on national Australian television, he found out that no matter where you go, the questions is always the same.

Nissan and BMW car production hit by volcano disruption  The Guardian

Nissan hit by shortage of air pressure sensors from Ireland while BMW cannot get hold of electronic components.

What We Know From the Icelandic Volcano  Smithsonian

Smithsonian's Global Volcanism Program has been following the eruption of the Icelandic volcano Eyjafjallajökull. Elizabeth Cottrell, a geologist at the National ...

Iceland volcano ALERT: First eruption expected in CENTURIES which could spark travel chaos  Express.co.uk

A MONSTER volcano could be on the brink of erupting for the first time in almost 300 years which would throw travel in Europe into chaos.

'Volcano plane' takes flight - CBBC Newsround  CBBC Newsround

UK scientists monitor volcanoes from the sky to predict when it might erupt again.

Öræfajökull: Iceland's second deadliest volcano  Iceland Magazine

It seems fitting that Iceland's tallest peak also Hvannadalshnjúkur is located in one of Iceland's deadliest volcanoes. For more than 250 years Öræfajökull has ...

Madam Secretary Tonight: "Eyjafjallajökull"  KSiteTV

“Eyjafjallajökull” is the title of the new episode of Madam Secretary airing tonight (November 11) on CBS. Series regular cast member Geoffrey Arend directed ...

In volcanic Iceland, eruptions bring risk, and tourism boom  National Post

Iceland is home to 32 active volcanic sites and its history is punctuated with eruptions, some of them catastrophic.

Q&A: What happens when a volcano beneath a glacier erupts? | NSF  National Science Foundation

Scientists studying Iceland's Eyjafjallajökull volcano took a close look. Researchers Jim Ciarrocca, Ben Edwards and Ellie Was study lava under Iceland's ...

Eyjafjallajökull (set to music)  Nature.com

Further to yesterday's blog post, there's still no consensus over whether the volcanic ash that has grounded most of Europe's planes will actually damage aircraft.

Volcano Forecast? New Technique Could Better Predict Eruptions  Scientific American

Scientific American is the essential guide to the most awe-inspiring advances in science and technology, explaining how they change our understanding of the ...

Volcano project scours Iceland for early warning signals  BBC News

Work is under way to improve monitoring of Iceland's volcanoes and give earlier warning of possible eruptions. The FutureVolc project is funded by the ...

How Irish scientists are keeping the government up to date on that Icelandic volcano  thejournal.ie

Remember Eyjafjallajokull? Everyone's trying to make sure that that doesn't happen all over again…

Volcano WARNING: These are the six terrifying volcanos which could BLOW in 2018  Express.co.uk

SCIENTISTS are keeping an eye out for six volcanos which could erupt in 2018.

Iceland Volcano Pictures: Lightning Adds Flash to Ash  National Geographic

Intense lightning storms mixed with ash clouds to electrify the night sky over Iceland's Eyjafjallajökull volcano on Sunday.

VIDEO: Skiing/hiking trip up Eyjafjallajökull volcano  Iceland Monitor

Mountain guide Ólafur Már Björnsson recorded a video on his drone in a skiing/hiking trip up Eyjafjallajökull glacier, a volcano that erupted in 2010 and closed ...

One Word: Eyjafjallajokull  New York Times

Close-up views of a volcano erupting on a glacier in Iceland.

Iceland volcano ash cloud: When will Eyjafjallajökull eruption stop?  Christian Science Monitor

Scientists have several ways of forecasting when the Eyjafjallajökull eruption will stop. But their data – and history – suggest the Iceland volcano's ash cloud ...

Volcanic ash cloud: British attempts to pronounce Eyjafjallajökull causes hilarity in Iceland  Telegraph.co.uk

Ever since British air space was choked by the volcanic ash cloud, Icelanders have been laughing at our faltering attempts to pronounce the name of their ...

Volcanic ash triggers plankton bloom  BBC News

The 2010 Icelandic volcanic eruption, which disrupted European flights, also had a "significant but short-lived" impact on ocean life, a study shows. Ash from the ...

Underground chain reaction caused 2010 Eyjafjallajökull eruptions  IceNews

A new report has said that a massive underground chain reaction triggered the 2010 eruptions of Iceland's Eyjafjallajökull volcano.

Holy Cow, Look What Happened When Eyjafjallajökull Erupted In 1821  The Business Insider

The last time Eyjafjallajökull blew its top the eruption lasted for two years, spreading smoke and ash over Iceland causing significant damage. The last time ...

How the 2010 ash cloud caused chaos: facts and figures  Telegraph.co.uk

The eruption of Grimsvotn, Iceland's most active volcano, has rekindled memories of last year's ash crisis which shut European airspace and sent disruption ...

New Icelandic volcano eruption could have global impact  BBC News

Hundreds of metres under one of Iceland's largest glaciers there are signs of a looming volcanic eruption that could be one of the most powerful the country has ...

Will the Iceland Volcano Change the Climate?  LiveScience.com

While volcanoes can cause changes to Earth's climate, recent eruption in Iceland too small to have an impact.

Are too many tourists visiting Iceland?  BBC News

An explosion in tourism has saved Iceland's economy. But in a country of just 300000 people, how much tourism is too much?

Iceland's Eyjafjallajökull volcano is nothing to 'Angry Sister' Katla  Christian Science Monitor

Every time in recorded history that Eyjafjallajökull volcano has erupted, the much larger Katla volcano has also erupted. Scientists are watching Katla carefully.

The oddball country where camping under a volcano is absolutely fine  Telegraph.co.uk

'You'll never see an Icelander using an umbrella,” chuckled Arsæll (“Saeli”) Hauksson, my bearded bear of a guide dressed in his thick hand-knitted sweater.

Volcanoes, Climate Change, and The Birth of Christianity  JSTOR Daily

The massive, deadly eruption of the Icelandic volcano Eldgjá in 10th century brought climate change and Christianity to the island colony.

How an Iceland volcano works: what Eyjafjallajökull might do next  Christian Science Monitor

Scientists trying to forecast the behavior of the Iceland volcano, Eyjafjallajökull, use words like 'Surtseyan.' What does that mean?

Eyjafjallajökull one year on: What have we learned (and not learned)?  Big Think

It has now been one year since the eruption that closed the skies over Europe and captured the world's attention. Before April 13-14, 2010, most people outside ...

Why Icelanders love an explosive eruption  BBC News

Do you remember that feeling of being a kid, running after your older siblings and you just couldn't keep up? Your little feet would move as fast as they could, but ...

Volcano Live: Kate Humble visits Eyjafjallajökull  Telegraph.co.uk

Ahead of the BBC series 'Volcano Live', Kate Humble visits Iceland to see how one of the world's most explosive regions copes with the ever-present threat.

Öræfajökull eruption could paralyse all air traffic in Europe  Iceland Monitor

If a major eruption were to occur in Öræfajökull, this could paralyse all air traffic across Europe for days on end, according to a research group at the University of ...

Scientists find it difficult to predict volcano behavior  Washington Post

The eruption in Iceland is not large as volcanoes go, but the cloud over Europe has shed light on the awkward overlay of human commerce and a hot, churning, ...

Madam Secretary Recap 11/04/18: Season 5 Episode 5 “Eyjafjallajökull”  Celebrity Dirty Laundry

Tonight on CBS Madam Secretary airs with an all-new Sunday, November 04, 2018, season 5 episode 5 called, "Eyjafjallajökull," and we have your Madam.

Iceland's Largest Volcano Bardarbunga May Be Ready to Erupt  National Geographic

The earthquakes are a telltale sign that pressure is building up in the Bárðarbunga volcano system, triggering an eruption down the line.

Iceland waits for volcanic shoe to drop  New Scientist

If history is any guide, a second, more destructive volcano could blow after this weekend's eruption, even threatening transatlantic flights.

Role of gravitational instabilities in volcanic ash deposition: Example of Eyjafjallajokull  Phys.Org

Volcanic ash poses a significant hazard for areas close to volcanoes and for aviation. For example, the 2010 eruption of Eyjafjallajökull, Iceland, clearly ...

Iceland volcano: tourists flock to see erupting Eyjafjallajokull  Daily Mail

Not many trips can still be described as true, once-in-a-lifetime adventures but travellers who have signed up to visit the Fimmvörðuháls volcano on the ...

How you would solve a problem like Eyjafjallajokull  BBC News

Modern technology may appear impotent in the face of the volcanic ash cloud disrupting global air travel. We asked scientists for their most outlandish solutions.

Volcanic Lightning, Eyjafjallajökull, and how it works  ScienceBlogs

If you are caught on a golf course during a storm and are afraid of lightning, hold up a 1-iron. Not even God can hit a 1-iron. -Lee Trevino, golfer who actually has ...

Small Volcanic Floods Packed Biggest Punch in Iceland  LiveScience.com

The volcanic eruptions in Iceland that disrupted travel in 2010 generated floods that now reveal a paradox: Small deluges of water after eruptions may actually ...

Unrest in Öræfajökull, Iceland's second deadliest volcano, continues to grow  Iceland Magazine

Öræfajökull seems determined to unseat Katla and Bárðarbunga as the most terrifying glacier to threaten travelers. The Icelandic Meteorological Office has ...

'Better estimate' of volcanic ash cloud return  BBC News

Potentially disruptive volcanic ash clouds cross Northern Europe more frequently than previously thought, according to a new study.

Could another Icelandic volcano erupt soon?  BBC News

As scientists and air travellers alike keep a close eye on Iceland's ongoing volcanic eruption, some reports suggest that another, much bigger, volcano could stir ...

A primer on Öræfajökull, Iceland's tallest peak and second deadliest volcano  Iceland Magazine

It seems fitting that Iceland's tallest peak also one of the deadliest volcanoes of Iceland. Öræfajökull is one of two major volcanoes hidden beneath Vatnajökull ...

Scientists solve mystery of how Giant's Causeway was formed  The Guardian

Volcanologists use samples from Eyjafjallajökull in Iceland to recreate famous hexagonal columns in laboratory. Hannah Devlin Science correspondent.

Iceland volcano ash cloud: Day becomes night after Eyjafjallajokull eruption  Daily Mail

Huge plumes of ash from the continuing volcanic eruption at Eyjafjallajokull glacier have all-but blotted out the sun in the region.

Is Iceland about to experience its biggest volcanic eruption yet?  The Independent

There have been over 500 earthquakes in Iceland in the last four days, leading experts to believe that a volcanic eruption could be imminent. A series of 40 ...

Iceland Volcanic Activity Could Go On For Months  NPR

Forecasters can do a good job of anticipating where the ash cloud from Iceland's spewing volcano is likely to spread in the coming days, but scientists can't tell ...

Why the Icelandic eruption caught us off guard  Irish Times

Months before Eyjafjallajökull blew its top, volcanologists knew something big was going on.

Tourism generated 8.1% of GDP in 2016, up from 3.4% in 2010  Iceland Magazine

Since taking off in 2010 tourism has more than doubled its share of the Icelandic economy. According to the latest revised figures from Statistics Iceland tourism ...

Watching Katla: Icelanders plan for next volcanic eruption  The Seattle Times

VIK, Iceland (AP) — Sneeze next to the Katla volcano, goes the joke in this Icelandic village, and a seismologist in Reykjavik will analyze the disturbance. After a ...

Secret to Iceland’s Tourism Boom? A Financial Crash and a Volcanic Eruption  The New York Times

REYKJAVIK, Iceland — Iceland has discovered the secret to a booming tourist industry: First have a mammoth financial implosion, then an enormous volcanic ...

Latest Update on Iceland Volcano As It Affects Aviation  Forbes

Iceland has thirty volcanoes and a long history of eruptions. The substrata of the country is constantly rebuilding itself from magma flows deep underground.

The Environmental Effects of Iceland's Volcano  Newsweek

You don't need to have spent four nights in a European airport to know just how disruptive last week's eruption of the Icelandic volcano Eyjafjallajökull has been.

Iceland Volcano Eruption: So Far, So Good  Forbes

With fire fountains shooting into the sky, and languid slow-pouring lava, Iceland's Bárðarbunga volcano is a made-for-TV eruption (click the link to watch a live ...

Watching Katla: How Icelanders are planning for the next big volcanic eruption  National Post

Katla last erupted in 1918. Never before in recorded history, dating back to the 12th century, have 99 years passed without an eruption from the volcano.

'Madam Secretary' Season 5, Episode 6 'Eyjafjallajökull' Recap: Airport Problems & Chess Pieces  TV Movie Fix

Tonight's 'Madam Secretary' sees Elizabeth stuck in an airport with the Turkish Prime Minister. She brokers a deal to help save Syrian refugees.

#IGCommodityChat: what is the future of gold?  Descrier

IG presents 'IG Commodity Chat' – a series of live discussions focused on trends in commodity markets; Our first chat will look at what the future might be for the ...