La Palma eruption: How bad is the damage – and why is lava meeting the ocean so dangerous?

Authorities have warned people on the island of La Palma of fresh dangers after a new volcanic vent blew open and rivers of unstoppable lava flowed towards more densely populated areas and the sea. Residents were cautioned on Tuesday about earthquakes, toxic gases, volcanic ash and acid rain after several small earthquakes shook the Spanish island, which sits in the

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La Palma volcano eruption: Thousands evacuated amid fears toxic gases could be triggered when lava hits the sea

A lava flow which has forced the evacuation of thousands of people – including tourists – in the Canary Islands could reach the Atlantic Ocean and cause clouds of toxic gases and more explosions, experts have warned. Streams of molten rock were initially expected to reach the ocean on Monday night but have since slowed, officials said. A new stream

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Bjork celebrates eruption of Icelandic volcano with joyous Instagram post

More On: bjork Bjork doubles down on sexual harassment allegations Lars von Trier denies sexually harassing Björk Bjork reveals sexual harassment by a Danish director Björk wears a mask while out to dinner A volcano in Iceland is spewing red-hot lava after 6,000 years of dormancy, causing singer Bjork, who lives only 6 miles away, to erupt with joy. “YESSS

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White Island volcano eruption claims another victim as Australian dies in hospital

Just over a month since the White Island volcano eruption on New Zealand's North Island shattered the lives of dozens of tourists and their families, the tragedy has claimed yet another victim. NZ Police confirmed on Monday morning that the official death toll had risen to 18 after "a further person died in an Australian hospital" on Sunday night as

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