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Activity at Mount Etna spreading to all craters, Italy

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Following an increase in Strombolian activity on February 27, 2017, Mount Etna, Europe's largest volcano, continues erupting and it appears the activity is now spreading to all the craters at the top of the mountain. INGV reported that Strombolian activity at... Read more...

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NIWA adds more faults to the latest Kaikoura fault rupture map

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NIWA adds more faults to the latest Kaikoura fault rupture map Scientists on board NIWA’s research vessel Ikatere took to the water in January with state-of-the-art equipment to map the sea floor between Cape Campbell and Spyglass Point to the south of Kaikoura and added more fault ruptures to the fault map of... Read more...

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50 m (164 feet) wide sinkhole opens in Bashkiria, Russia

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A 50 meters (164 feet) wide sinkhole has opened up last week in the Republic of Bashkortostan, Russia, near the village Novokulevo in Nurimanovsky District. Although such large sinkholes are rare, the region is known for its karst topography and numerous sinkholes. ... Read more...

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