Mayon Volcano

Yahoo Poll: Do you agree that 'you will hardly ever meet a dishonest or rude Filipino'?

A travel vlogger said that of all the places he has visited, the Philippines is his favorite destination as it is “one country that has it all”.<p>Drew …

Natural Beauty

Mocha Uson to lecture Filipinos about federalism

Communications Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson has been tapped by President Rodrigo Duterte’s Charter change committee to lecture Filipinos about …

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Phivolcs: Mayon Volcano may erupt anew

Mayon Volcano’s sulphur dioxide emissions were almost five times the normal threshold yesterday while “pronounced inflation” of its mid-slopes was …

Geology

Mayon lahar alert up

People living on the slopes of Mayon Volcano and nearby river channels have been alerted against lahar flow now that the rainy season has started.

Top 10 Exotic Destinations Even A Broke Student Can Afford To Visit

When we think of exotic destinations, it’s easy to think of luxury, expensive hotels/resorts and that sort of deal, but it really doesn’t have to be …

South America

Geologists take burning-hot lava samples from active volcanoes — here’s how they do it without getting hurt

• <b>Geologists collect lava samples to understand the inner workings of volcanoes, and to help predict future eruptions.</b>• <b><br>On Kīlauea, an active volcano in Hawaii, geologists look for areas where the lava is slowly moving on the surface.</b>• <b><br>They approach upwind, wearing protective masks, gloves, and clothing,</b> …

Earth Science

Mayon Volcano status lowered to alert level 2

<b>Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, March 29)</b> — The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS) has lowered the alert status of Mayon …

Geology

PHIVOLCS lowers Mayon Volcano status to alert level 3

<b>Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, March 6)</b> — The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS) on Tuesday downgraded the status of the …

Geology

Le Tour de Filipinas rescheduled for May

MANILA, Philippines – The ninth edition of the Le Tour de Filipinas will be held on May 20-29 in Central and Northern Luzon.<p>According to organizer …

Cycling

The Odd Positive Impact Of Mount Mayon's Volcanic Eruption In The Philippines

You might expect Filipinos to be freaking out as the Mount Mayon volcano spews fountains of lava east of Manila. In 1991 the eruption of Mount Pinatubo killed 722 people and left 200,000 homeless in the same country.<p>In Albay province, the location of the cone-shaped Mount Mayon (Red Cross map …

Geology

Phivolcs sees ‘high volume’ lava flow from Mayon

Lava flows from the crater of Mayon volcano seen from Legazpi City, Albay province on September 17, 2014. (AFP FILE PHOTO)<p>The Philippine Institute of …

Asia

Phivolcs: Mayon calming down but alert remains

MANILA - Restive Mayon Volcano remains under alert level 4 or in danger of an imminent hazardous eruption despite showing a decrease in gas and lava …

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Mayon ejects 1,000-m ash plume

MANILA - Mount Mayon spewed a 1,000-meter ash plume on Friday, as authorities looked for ways to decongest evacuation centers that house tens of …

ABS-CBN

Gov't disburses plastics, fertilizers to aid farmers affected by Mayon rumbling

The Department of Agriculture is set to distribute UV plastic sheets to farmers in Albay to help protect their crops from ash spewed by Mayon …

Farming

Philippines Is Counting on its Expat Army to Lure More Tourists

<b>By Ditas Lopez</b><p>The Philippines is turning to its 10 million citizens living abroad and friendlier ties with China to help boost tourism in a country …

Asia

Lava spreads more than 2 miles from Philippine volcano

LEGAZPI, Philippines (AP) — Lava flowing out a Philippine volcano has spread up to 3.6 kilometers (2.2 miles) since it began intense eruptions more …

News

Philippines volcano seen from space in satellite images

Mount Mayon on the island of Luzon in the Philippines has seen lava flowing from eruptions over the past few weeks. The volcano's seismic monitoring …

European Space Agency

In Photos: The Super Blue Blood Moon as Seen Around the World

On January 31 2018, the world saw a total lunar eclipse coinciding with the phenomena known as the ‘blue moon’ and the ‘supermoon’. According to …

Super Blue Blood Moon

Philippines Rewards Workers Abroad Who Send Tourists Home

The Philippines is turning to its 10 million citizens living abroad and friendlier ties with China to help boost tourism in a country that lags …

Asia

Gasps and awe as 'super moon' rises over Mayon Volcano

Filipinos sheltering from the erupting Mayon Volcano gasped in delight as an orange full-moon eclipse shone above the mountain's smoldering crater …

Natural Disasters

90,000 flee Philippine volcano stretching relief camps

The number of Filipinos fleeing from the erupting Mayon volcano to safe zones has swelled to nearly 90,000, officials said Monday, worsening a …

North Africa

Authorities warn of imminent eruption of Mayon volcano

The Mayon volcano in the Philippines is spewing ash and lava, currently on level 4 out of a 5-level alert. Authorities have warned a violent eruption …

Volcanoes

Heavy ash fall from Philippine volcano halts motorists

LEGAZPI, Philippines (AP) — A heavy shroud of ash from erupting Mount Mayon in the Philippines halted vehicles in at least two towns due to poor …

News

Newlyweds Pose for Romantic Wedding Photos in Front of an Erupting Volcano

There are some photos you just can’t plan for, but when they happen, it seems like kismet. A couple who exchanged vows near the Mount Mayon volcano in the northeastern Philippines have some of the most unique wedding photos we’ve seen yet. As the peak spewed mounds of smoke and piping hot lava, …

Photos

The 10 most important things in the world right now

Hello! Here’s what’s happening on Monday.<p><b>1. US President Donald Trump will reportedly ask for $US716 billion in defence spending in 2019 budget.</b> The …

North Korea

Filipinos watch and wait as Mayon volcano spews lava and ash

More than 100,000 people in a five-mile danger zone around the volcano in northeastern Albay province have been evacuated to emergency shelters.<p>The levels of falling ash have begun to decline just outside the zone, allowing authorities to re-open some schools.<p>But officials are repeating warnings …

World News

Newlywed couple snaps wedding photos in front of an erupting volcano

There are wedding days, and then there are <i>explosive</i> wedding days.<p>This week, one freshly married couple was handed what could’ve been a disaster, but …

Weird

Volcano erupts in background of stunning wedding photos

A couple began married life in an explosive way when a volcano erupted in the background of their wedding photos, with stunning results.<p>Arlo Gerald …

Authorities warn over dangerous mudflow from Philippine volcano - Xinhua

MANILA, Jan. 27 (Xinhua) -- Philippine authorities warned on Saturday of the risks of volcanic mudflow from the slopes of Mayon volcano.<p>The …

News (China)

Dog rescued from lahar from Mayon

Jonathan Cellona, ABS-CBN News<p>Posted at Jan 28 2018 10:19 PM<p>Share<p>Save<p>A dog tries to cross the portion of a river channel that runs down from Mayon …

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