Posts tagged volcano
Lightning researcher Arthur Few says he had probably looked at the two images of the May 3, 2008, volcanic lightning storm dozens of times before he noticed it: weird green channels of lightning. The volcano was Chaiten in Chile, which produced a spectacular light show caught by photographer Carlos Gutierrez. Read more…
Ah yes, “Green Lightning”: tequila, whisky, fresh-squeezed lime…
volcanoes are probably one of the most beautifully deadly things on the planet.*
exception: kate beckinsale as a vampire who kills lycans.
Mexico’s Popocatepetl volcano has rumbled continuously and spewed gases and glowing rocks to almost one mile
(one kilometer) beyond its crater, authorities said Friday.
Popocatepetl is located about 34 miles (55 kilometers) east of the capital, Mexico City. More than 30 million people live within sight of the volcano.
In an increase of activity the volcano registered “62 expulsions of medium intensity, with the emission of water vapor, gas, ashes and glowing rocks,” between Thursday night and Friday, said a statement from the National Center of Disaster Prevention.