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Italy's Mount Etna volcano erupts – video

Former PM accused of giving €3m to senator from anti-corruption party in effort to undermine government in 2006<p>Published: 11 Feb 2014<p>Opposition MPs storm government benches after speaker cuts short debate on measure to boost commercial banks<p>Published: 30 Jan 2014<p>Giovanni Cafaro is available to …

Japanese volcano eruption blankets city in ash

Sakurajima volcano erupts sending mushroom-shaped grey plume shooting upwards and raining down ash on the people in Kagoshima city.<p>The volcano erupted Sunday afternoon coating Kagoshima city in <b>Japan</b> six miles away with a layer of ash.<p>A large amount of volcanic ash fell in the northern and central …

Geology

Pakistan earthquake island is a 'mud volcano'

Dr Brian Baptie from the British Geological Survey says the island that appeared off the coast of Pakistan after the earthquake is a "mud volcano" formed as gas and water forced its way to the surface.<p>Pakistani officials are investigating a small island, about 60 feet high, 100 feet long and 250 …

Indonesia volcano eruption prompts mass evacuation

A major volcanic eruption in Indonesia has shrouded a large swath of the most heavily populated island in ash, triggering the evacuation of more than 100,000 people and the closure of three international airports.<p>Two people were killed in the overnight eruption of Java island's Mount Kelud, which …

Indonesia Java Volcano: Airlines Resume Operations after Mount Kelud Disruption [PHOTOS]

Some international airlines including Virgin, Qantas, and Jetstar have resumed their operations to Indonesia, Singapore and Thailand after a …

Hawaii's hot spot: viewing the Kilauea volcano

"Right now, it's erupting in two places," says Jessica Ferracane. A lifelong resident of Hawaii, she is now head of communications at Hawai'i Volcanoes national park, home of Kilauea, one of the world's most restless volcanoes. "Pu'u O'o vent is in the remote middle-east rift zone and not …

Residents flee amid fear of Mount Sinabung volcano eruption – in pictures

As the Indonesian governement raises the danger alert to its highest level, more than 20,000 residents living near the Mount Sinabung volcano are evacuated to temporary emergency centres

Stunning Electric-Blue Flames Erupt From Volcanoes

Indonesia's Kawah Ijen and other craters emit rivers of light from burning sulfur.<p>For several years Paris-based photographer Olivier Grunewald has been documenting the Kawah Ijen volcano in Indonesia, where dazzling, electric-blue fire can often be seen streaming down the mountain at night.<p>"This …

Video

Top Stories<p>The Latest News from the UK and Around the World | Sky News<p>Hosepipe bans for some despite water leaks<p>Some 22% of water supply is wasted …

Philippines rockets up list of countries most vulnerable to disaster

Typhoon Haiyan caused widespread devastation because no one had anticipated the height of the waves or the strength of the storm surge, the UN's head of disaster risk in south-east Asia has admitted.<p>Jerry Velasquez said: "In the past, early warning systems were based on wind speeds, and then in …

Thousands flee as Indonesia volcano erupts eight times in a matter of hours

Mount Sinabung, which has been erupting intermittently since September, goes in to overdrive and rains rocks down forcing thousands to flee homes<p>A volcano in western Indonesia has erupted eight times in just a few hours, "raining down rocks" over a large area and forcing thousands to flee their …

Micro-Windmills May One Day Power Your Smart Phone

Bigger is better has practically become a rule of thumb in the wind power business.<p>Indeed, the typical wind turbine size has grown from about 300 kilowatts in 1990 to a whopping 7.5 megawatts in 2011.<p>A team of electrical engineers in Texas is challenging the industry’s conventional wisdom by …

Propane shortage reaches emergency levels

WASHINGTON — As brutally cold temperatures continue to blast much of the nation, a propane shortage is driving up heating bills, prompting accusations of price gouging and leading to energy emergencies in more than a dozen states, from Alabama to Michigan.<p>The lack of propane has forced the closing …

Climate change is 'killing Argentina's Magellanic penguin chicks'

<b>Penguin chicks in Argentina are dying as a direct consequence of climate change, according to new research.</b><p>Drenching rainstorms and extreme heat are killing the young birds in significant numbers.<p>The study, conducted over 27 years, looked at climate impacts on the world's biggest colony of …

Sea Ice