119 stories that gripped the world in the 2010s

Dozens of stories have made international headlines this past decade, from lighthearted royal weddings to tragedies like the Sandy Hook shooting.

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Kilauea Volcano Summit Collapse Fueled by Surprisingly Small Amount of Magma, New Research Says |...

It might seem like a lot of magma would be required to create a dramatic and destructive eruption...

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Volcanoes a constant, usually distant danger | 1,500 volcanoes an ever-present hazard

The eruption of an island volcano in New Zealand's Bay of Plenty killed up to 16 people, injured...

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Active volcanoes around the world that could erupt at any moment

Despite the dangers, tourists continue to flock to these volatile places for incredible views and to...

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New Zealand volcano: what tourists don't get about White Island

(CNN)White Island is the most active volcano in New Zealand. It is also a tourist volcano. Although...

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Surprising ads sold tours to deadly volcano

It's not the world's only active volcano to attract tourists -- countries from Indonesia to Iceland regularly host visitors willing to dice with danger...

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Even After Erupting for Three Months Straight, Kilauea Still Contains a Shocking Amount of Magma

Back in May 2018, Hawaii’s Kīlauea volcano kickstarted a months-long eruption that would turn out to...

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A Tiny Leak Led to a Massive, Unexpected Collapse at Kilauea Volcano

The 2018 eruption of Kilauea in Hawaii featured the spectacular collapse of the volcano’s caldera,...

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New Zealand is one of many popular tourist destinations that have active volcanoes

An eruption could also paralyze transportation systems throughout Japan. The 2010 eruption of...

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Volcanoes an ever-present, if usually distant danger

Rescuers were coping with toxic gases and smaller eruptions as they tried to search for eight missing tourists presumed killed in the disaster. A famed...

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Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Volcanic Eruptions

Some of the most destructive—and essential—forces on Earth.

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A Brand New Island in the Pacific has Survived 5 Years - Universe Today

A surtseyan eruption is a volcanic eruption in shallow water. In 2015, a surtseyan eruption in the...

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The Day Clocks Changed Across America: What Happened When the U.S. Adopted Standardized Time

Nov. 18, 1883 was a chilly Sunday in New York City. As the sun reached its high point over Lower Manhattan, New Yorkers heard the bells at St. Paul’s Chapel near Wall Street ring 12 times. Then ...

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Iceland on alert over likely volcano eruption - Business Insurance

Volcano monitoring site VolcanoDiscovery said that Askja volcano in Iceland could erupt as there have been more than 500 mild earthquakes ...

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This Volcano Destroyed an Island, Then Created a New One

Lateiki was a tiny island in the archipelagic Kingdom of Tonga, formed in 1995 by an ebullient...

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Earthquake swarm raises concerns for big eruption in Iceland

Sitting atop the spreading Mid-Atlantic Ridge and one of the planet's hotspots, Iceland is famous...

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