Spectacular volcanic eruption captured from space

A volcano which has erupted for the first time in nearly 100 years has been captured on camera from space. The spectacular photograph shows a towering mushroom-shaped cloud of ash and smoke rising over a remote Russian peninsula. Astronauts on the International Space Station snapped the amazing picture, showing the the Raikoke Volcano on the […]

Another earthquake recorded right on Malta’s doorstep

Europe’s highest and most active volcano has erupted again, right on Malta’s doorstep. An 4.8-magnitude earthquake hit Sicily around Mount Etna, injuring at least two people. Some buildings were reportedly damaged in what was the latest in dozens of tremors since Etna erupted on Monday. Volcanic ash had earlier covered nearby villages, and flights to […]