| Jan 2, 2012
| 4:58 AM
Scientists were watching a remote Alaska volcano on Friday, a day after it belched out an ash cloud that quickly dissipated, and officials said airline flights over the region had not been disrupted.
Ash from the 5,676-foot (1,730-metre) Cleveland...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 9:35 AM
More proof that Indonesia is one of the most volcanically active places on the great Pacific Ring of Fire came in October 2010, when 9,560-foot Mt. Merapi, visible from the temple of Borobudur, erupted, killing 343 people and displacing an estimated 90,...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 10:41 AM
Easter is still a great day for worship, candy in baskets, pagan equinox rituals and running around the yard finding eggs, but every year it gets quite a bit worse for bunnies.
And no, not because the kids like to pull their ears. The culprit is...
| Feb 18, 2012
| 6:54 PM
Alaska Volcano Observatory officials have raised Kanaga Volocano's advisory level, saying it may have possible explosive activity in the future.
A volcanic tremor from the mountain was detected at 6:23 Saturday morning, indicating that sudden ash...
| Feb 12, 2012
Oatman. If it was good enough for Clark Gable and Carole Lombard on their honeymoon, Oatman should be good enough for you, although it's been 73 years since the Hollywood couple spent their honeymoon night in the allegedly haunted...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 8:09 AM
Officials are monitoring a remote Alaska volcanothat could launch an ash cloud, potentially threatening intercontinental flights.
"Eruptive activity" of Cleveland Volcano was detected in satellite data, according to the Alaska Volcano Observatory.
| Jan 25, 2012
| 9:54 PM
High fuel costs have more people and companies looking for alternative, renewable energy sources. But volcano power?
One Seattle company wants to extract energy by drilling down into volcanoes in the Pacific Northwest.
Geologist Susan Petty, of Altarock...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 5:15 AM
The $800-million Adventure World Warsaw theme park set to break ground July 21 will feature lands dedicated to mythical creatures, ancient legends, fantasy worlds and Polish history.
PHOTOS: Adventure World Warsaw theme park in Poland
Located about a...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 6:46 AM
ATOP MAUNA KEA, Hawaii - If you count from sea level, we were 13,796 feet up, almost as high as Mount Rainier. Plenty high enough.
But if you count from the ocean floor? My Big Island tour group was shivering in thin air atop the Earth's highest mountain...
| Aug 5, 2012
| 9:02 PM
MURRIETA, Calif. (KTLA) -- A brush fire that destroyed one home west of Murrieta has been fully contained, Cal Fire officials said Sunday.
The fast-moving blaze was reported around 11:30 a.m. Wednesday near Via Volcano and Tenaja Road in the town of La...
| Aug 11, 2012
| 3:46 PM
Pumice, the lightweight stone used to smooth skin, is usually found in beauty salons, but on Thursday sailors from New Zealand's Royal Navy found nearly 10,000 square miles of the lava rock bobbing on the surface of the South Pacific Ocean.