Large Earthquake Strikes Icelandic Volcano Site
A 5.4 magnitude tremor hits the Bardarbunga volcano a day after a red alert was issued following a smaller eruption.
Overnight News Digest 08/29/2014
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Fri Aug 29, 2014
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Ongoing Seismic Activity in Magma Dike
A map of seismic activity in Iceland during the last 48 hours. The green stars indicate events larger than 3.0. Photo: Icelandic Met Office.
New Hampshire Public Radio -
Volcanoes In Iceland, Papua New Guinea, Keep Residents On Edge
Smoke billows from Mt. Tavurvur after an eruption in Kokopo, east New Britain, Papua New Guinea, on Friday.
Sydney Morning Herald
Iceland issues red alert as Bardarbunga volcano erupts
A warning sign blocks the road to the Bardarbunga volcano in the north-west region of the Vatnajokull glacier.
Code Red Aviation Alert Issued As Icelandic Volcano Begins Erupting
The Bardabunga volcano in Iceland, which has been the subject of heightened scrutiny and international alarm in recent days, began erupting on Thursday night.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Iceland eruption triggers red alert
The Icelandic Met Office has raised its aviation warning level near the Bardarbunga volcano to red after an eruption began overnight.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
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Met office staff confer as computer screens show seismic activity from the Bardarbunga volcanic eruption at the Icelandic met office in Reykjavik on August 23, 2014.
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Tue Aug 26, 2014
Nikonians Academy highlights favorites in coming months
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Big earthquake near Iceland volcano
Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano was hit by a magnitude 5.7 earthquake on Tuesday morning, the largest since tremors began in the area last week.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
KSDK-TV Saint Louis
Earthquakes rattle underneath Iceland's Vatnajokull glacier
Reykjavik, ICELAND: A file photo taken 13 July 2006 shows icebergs drifting at sea away for the Icelandic glacier of Vatnajokull.
Bardarbunga volcano now at red (highest) alert with PSU-UCF a week away
This is a file image of Iceland's Eyjafjallajokul volcano taken in 2010. Another Iceland volcano, Bardarbunga, began erupting Saturday and the activity could affect Penn State's Aug. 30 contest with Central Florida in Dublin.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
The Globe and Mail
Iceland Warns Airlines of Possible Ash Plume as Volcano Erupts
Iceland warned airlines of a potential ash plume that could disrupt flights as one of the North Atlantic island nation's biggest volcanoes erupted after a week of rumbling.
Eruption Update: Flights Continue as Scheduled
After receiving news about the eruption in Dyngjujokull, many people traveling to and from Iceland may be wondering whether or not their flights will be canceled.
Volcano in Iceland starts erupting, worries travelers: Here's what you need to know
The country's meteorological office said "a small subglacial lava-eruption has begun under the DyngjujA kull glacier," adding that "the aviation color code for the BA rA arbunga volcano has been changed from orange to red."
Iceland Raises Volcano Aviation Warning To Red
A surge in seismic activity has caused Iceland to raise the aviation alert for its Bardarbunga volcano from orange to red.