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Citizen Scientists Safeguarding Communities Around The ‘Throat Of Fire’ Volcano

University of East Anglia Citizen scientists are saving the lives of people living in the shadow of deadly volcanoes according to new research from the University of East Anglia. A new report published today reveals the success of a...

Latest Stratovolcanoes Stories

2014-07-31 16:33:23

SUNNYVALE, Calif., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Meru Networks, Inc.® (NASDAQ: MERU), a leader in intelligent Wi-Fi networking, today announced that Dr. Bami Bastani, President and CEO, and Brian McDonald, CFO and CAO, will be presenting at the Oppenheimer 17th Annual Technology, Internet & Communications Conference on Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at The Four Seasons in Boston, MA. The company will present at 2:25 p.m. Eastern Time, 11:25 a.m. Pacific Time....

2014-07-08 16:28:09

SUNNYVALE, Calif., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Meru Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: MERU), a leader in intelligent Wi-Fi networking, today announced that the company will report its second quarter 2014 financial results on Monday, July 28, 2014 after the market closes. Meru's management will host a conference call to discuss the company's second quarter 2014 financial results on the same day at 5:00 pm ET (2:00 pm PT). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100621/SF23611LOGO Date:...

New Volcanic Revelations May Help Predict When Eruptions Will Occur
2014-05-05 09:10:30

[ Watch the Video: New Insight May Help Predict Volcanic Eruption Behavior ] Gerard LeBlond for redorbit.com - Your Universe Online Volcanologists from the University of Liverpool have discovered how lava dome volcanoes erupt. This could help develop methods on predicting how volcanoes will act. The process of frictional melting determines how the volcano will erupt. The speed of the lava rise and how much friction it creates is determined by this process. Within the lava dome the...

2014-04-21 16:21:09

NEW YORK, April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Experiencing the "Isle of flowers," with its magnificent Fort-de-France Bay, lush tropical rain forest and majestic Mont-Pelée volcano, will be made easier this summer thanks to American Airlines. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140421/76834 Starting June 11 through August 13, 2014, American Airlines will launch an additional weekly non-stop connection from Miami to Martinique, featuring a departure and return on Wednesdays....

People, Animals Forced To Evacuate After Peru's Ubinas Volcano Erupts
2014-04-18 07:33:07

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Authorities in Peru have called for the evacuation of 4,000 people living around the Ubinas volcano, which has been erupting ash clouds up to two miles into the sky. The evacuation includes people from two regional districts: Moquegua and Arequipa. According to Notimerica, the Ubinas volcano "is not only a threat to the human population in both districts, but the entire population of llamas (llamas , alpacas and vicuna ) which...

2014-04-08 12:36:52

DALLAS, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nevis Capital Corporation (OTC: OCEE), is pleased to announce that they have begun work on a new Website for an online retail operation. The company has reserved the domain name 420stuffandsuch.com. A team has been hired to design and deploy the site over the next 30 days. The business model for this new site is based on thecannabox.com and 420GoodyBox.com. Subscription model websites have experienced tremendous growth with consumers in recent...

2014-04-08 08:37:37

SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Meru Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: MERU), a leader in intelligent Wi-Fi solutions, today announced that the company will report its first quarter 2014 financial results on Monday, April 28, 2014 after the market closes. Meru's management will host a conference call to discuss the company's first quarter 2014 financial results on the same day at 5:00 pm ET (2:00 pm PT). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100621/SF23611LOGO Date:...

2014-04-04 16:25:42

DALLAS, April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nevis Capital Corporation (OTC: OCEE), is pleased to announced that they have executed a LOI (Letter of Intent) to purchase a Colorado online vaporizer retailer called Vaportownusa.com. The operations of Vaportownusa.com are established and the company has a significant revenue base which has the potential to accelerate exponentially. It is our intention to close this transaction in an expedited manner and the purchase price will be satisfied...

2014-04-01 00:21:46

DALLAS, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Nevis Capital Corporation (OTC: OCEE), announces that the company is in the screening process of vetting potential cannabis investments. Currently management has short listed businesses in Sonoma County (California), Riverside (California), and Denver (Colorado). With Investor interest in the cannabis sector growing, the company intends to distinguish itself from other companies in the cannabis space by investing in revenue producing businesses....

2014-01-14 16:28:15

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Meru Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: MERU), a leader in Wi-Fi networking, today announced that the company will report its fourth quarter and fiscal 2013 financial results on Monday, February 10, 2014 after the market closes. Meru's management will host a conference call to discuss the company's fourth quarter and fiscal 2013 financial results on the same day at 2:00 pm PT (5:00 pm ET). (Logo:...


Latest Stratovolcanoes Reference Libraries

Mount Price
2014-08-19 10:51:33

Mount Price is a stratovolcano that is located in British Columbia, Canada. It is part of the Garibaldi Ranges and reaches an elevation of 6,732 feet, rising above the lake at its western side and the land and other volcanos surrounding it. In the past, this volcano has been known by many names including Red Mountain, Fissile Peak, and Clinker Mountain. It and many other volcanos are protected within the Garibaldi Provincial Park, which also features rich habitats with abundant wildlife....

Mount Erebus
2014-08-19 09:49:48

Mount Erebus is an active volcano that can be found on Ross Island in Antarctica. It is the second largest volcano in Antarctica, reaching a height of 12,448 feet. Sir James Clark Ross discovered it in 1841 in mid-eruption and named it and another volcano Mount Erebus and Mount Terror, after two of his ships. The first people to climb the volcano and reach its summit were part of Sir Ernest Shackleton's party, including Professor Edgeworth David, Jameson Adams, and Dr. Eric Marshall. Mount...

Jabal al-Tair Island
2014-04-10 11:56:15

Jabal al-Tair Island, known by many other names including Tair Island and Jebel Teir, is a volcanic island that is located in the Red Sea and is under the jurisdiction of Yemen. It reaches an elevation of 801 feet and is about 1.9 miles in length. The island is comprised of Jabal al-Tair, a stratovolcano that was considered extinct in 1982, although it erupted in 2007. In 1900, the British Admiralty described the volcano as having a steep, conical shape, making it a good landmark for ships...

Askja
2014-04-09 16:13:20

Askja is an active stratovolcano that is located in the isolated central highlands in Iceland. It reaches an elevation of 4,974 feet and its name literally means caldera, or box, in the Icelandic language. The area can only be reached during a period of a few months and because it located in the rain shadow of the Vatnajökull glacier to the northeast, it only receives 17.7 inches of rain per year. One of Askja’s smaller craters holds a lake known as Öskjuvatn, which is often frozen over...

Volcán Tacaná
2014-04-09 11:04:28

Volcán Tacaná, also known as Volcán Tacina in Mexico, the Tacaná Volcano, or simply Tacaná, is an active stratovolcano that is located in the San Marcos Department of Guatemala and in the Cacahoatán and Unión Juárez Municipalities of Chiapas, a Mexican state. It reaches an elevation of 13,320 feet and is part of the Central America Volcanic Arc. It is one of many volcanoes in the Central American Core volcanic chain, which helps support diverse and sensitive ecosystems. Volcán...

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