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See Iceland’s volcanic eruption from SPACE: Dramatic photo snapped by a satellite shows lava seeping into the frozen landscape

Residents of Iceland’s Reykjanes peninsula faced yet more destruction last week as they faced the third volcanic eruption since December.  Now, a satellite image reveals the true scale of the latest eruption.   The image was snapped by the European Union‘s Copernicus’ SENTINEL-2 satellite just 10 hours after the eruption on February 8. It shows how lava

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The terrifying sounds that hinted Iceland’s volcano was ready to blow once again: Audio clip reveals the seismic activity in the build up to the eruption

Residents of Iceland’s Reykjanes peninsula faced yet more destruction this week as they faced the third volcanic eruption since December. Around 5:30am local time, an explosion ripped open a two-mile fissure which sent plumes of lava flying up to 165 feet into the air. Now, an eerie recording has revealed the sounds that warned the volcano

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First passages of Herculaneum scroll are DECIPHERED by AI: Students use program to read more than 2,000 words on charred papyrus buried by Mount Vesuvius eruption in 79AD

The famous Herculaneum scroll, charred papyrus found buried by the Mount Vesuvius eruption in 79AD, has been deciphered by artificial intelligence. The feat was achieved by students in a contest that trained algorithms on scans of the artifact, which would otherwise be destroyed if unraveled by human hands. The winning team read more than 2,000

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Eruption in Iceland: ‘We will not give up’ says president

The eruption sent lava snaking towards the nearby fishing town of Grindavik and setting at least one home on fire. ADVERTISEMENT A volcano in Iceland erupted for the second time in a month on Sunday, as the country’s president said “there’s really nothing else we can do” after the town of Grindavik was evacuated following

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Grindavik Volcano Eruption Threatens Local Houses

A volcanic eruption has started at Grindavik in Iceland, local officials said, after hundreds of smaller earthquakes rocked the area in the early hours of Sunday, January 14. Footage recorded by local MP Gisli Olafsson shows the eruption early on Sunday. Local media reported that lava flows were just 450 meters (around 1400 feet) from

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