Flights in Japan were cancelled or diverted on Thursday (Nov 27) to avoid a cloud of ash and smoke spewing from Mount Aso’s erupting volcano in Kumamoto.
A strong earthquake shook a sparsely populated area of western China late Tuesday, cutting telephone service and prompting residents to rush out of their homes, officials and media reports said. There were no immediate reports of injuries. Continue reading Strong Earthquake Hits China’s Sichuan Province
A volcano in the Cape Verde archipelago off the coast of West Africa erupted on Sunday morning, prompting the prime minister to call for residents to evacuate. Continue reading Cape Verde: Volcano erupts on ‘Fire Island’