Alaska volcano http://kplu.org en Before an Eruption, Scientists Record a Volcano's Primal Scream http://kplu.org/post/eruption-scientists-record-volcanos-primal-scream <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Most volcanoes rumble before they erupt, but Washington and Alaska researchers say a big recent eruption was preceded </span><a href="http://www.nature.com/ngeo/journal/vaop/ncurrent/full/ngeo1879.html" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">not by a rumble, but a scream</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p> Tue, 16 Jul 2013 05:51:36 +0000 Gabriel Spitzer 9347 at http://kplu.org Before an Eruption, Scientists Record a Volcano's Primal Scream Alert level raised for remote Alaska volcano http://kplu.org/post/alert-level-raised-remote-alaska-volcano <p>ANCHORAGE, Alaska &mdash; The alert level for a remote Alaska volcano has been raised after an apparent ash-producing explosion Tuesday afternoon.</p><p> Wed, 20 Jun 2012 00:18:17 +0000 The Associated Press 5340 at http://kplu.org Remote Alaskan Volcano Shows Signs Of Activity http://kplu.org/post/remote-alaskan-volcano-shows-signs-activity There's a new lava dome forming on top of Alaska's Cleveland Volcano, and the Alaska Volcano Observatory bumped up its aviation warning level to <a href="http://www.avo.alaska.edu/">orange</a>. That means the volcano is "exhibiting heightened or escalating unrest with increased potential of eruption".<p>It's not clear if the volcano will actually erupt and the observatory says no one has spotted any current ash emissions. Wed, 01 Feb 2012 19:48:05 +0000 Korva Coleman 4002 at http://kplu.org