Thursday, February 21, 2019

Erta Ale

The longest living lava lake in the world is found in the crater of Erta Ale - a very remote volcano in Ethiopia. Visitors...

Kelimutu – volcano with differently colored crater lakes

There are many interesting crater lakes around the world and many are exciting natural wonders. Some of the most surprising are the three Kelimutu...

Ol Doinyo Lengai

There is only one volcano in the world which is erupting carbonatite lava: Ol Doinyo Lengai in Tanzania. This is not just another dry...

Patomskiy Crater

Local people have superstitious fear of this natural mystery - Patomskiy Crater. This place is unusual indeed and up to this time, we do...

Daikoku Sulfur Cauldron

Earlier people thought that lakes of liquid sulfur are found only in outer space, not on Earth. But some are known also on Earth...

Kawah Ijen

One of the most unusual volcanoes on the world is Kawah Ijen. It contains the largest lake of acid in the world but especially...

Outstanding volcanoes of the world

Outstanding volcanoes of the world Below are listed selected volcanoes of the world. Volcanoes are arranged by the part of the world and in an...

Mount Bosavi Crater

One of the most inaccessible parts of New Guinea is Mount Bosawi. This enormous mountain rises tall above the surrounding rainforest. Forests near its...

Vailulu’u Eel City and Moat of Death

There is an unique place east from the easternmost Samoa island. Deep under the sea a summit of new volcano is quickly rising towards...

McDonald Islands

Unusual changes transformed McDonald Islands in the time period from 2000 to 2001. Volcanic eruptions and (possibly) rise of the land increased the area...