Volcano

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by Silvia Donati | Thu, 02/13/2020 - 08:42
For those looking for a bit of a thrill, and a different Sicilian experience, consider hiking to the top of a volcano. Here are three you can climb.    Mount…
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by Silvia Donati | Tue, 08/20/2019 - 08:57
Every day between 4 and 7 pm, an average of 2,000 people swarm over Stromboli, a small island off the north coast of Sicily, part of the Aeolian Islands group…
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by Silvia Donati | Thu, 07/04/2019 - 05:02
The Stromboli volcano, one of the most active volcanoes on earth, erupted on Wednesday on the Italian island of Stromboli, off the coast of Sicily, killing one…
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by Silvia Donati | Thu, 12/27/2018 - 04:00
A magnitude-4.8 earthquake hit eastern Sicily early in the morning on Wednesday, the night between Christmas and St. Stephen’s Day, injuring at least 28 people…
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by Silvia Donati | Mon, 08/11/2014 - 10:30
Sicily’s Etna volcano was not the only one to give quite a show last week. On the Aeolian Islands, the famous Stromboli volcano erupted on Thursday, releasing…
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by Silvia Donati | Tue, 12/17/2013 - 03:46
The latest eruption of Italy's Mount Etna was a particularly intense and spectacular one: bursts of lava fountains and moving plumes of ash, as well as violent…
by Anonymous (not verified) | Fri, 11/15/2013 - 11:28
Since erupting on November 11, the Mount Etna volcano has been blowing perfect smoke rings into Sicily's skies.Along with the rare giant rings of steam, the…
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by Katia Amore | Sat, 05/04/2013 - 04:14
Following the successful evaluation of Mount Etna by the International Union for the Conservation of Nature, the Italian Ministry of Environment has announced…
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by ITALY | Fri, 02/10/2012 - 03:32
Yesterday Mount Etna, in Sicily, spat out lava and produced a dense ash plume that extended further afield, stopping flights at Catania's Fontanarossa airport…