From Iceland — RVK Newscast #100: The Volcano Is Now A Fire Geyser!


RVK Newscast #100: The Volcano Is Now A Fire Geyser!

Published May 3, 2021

Valur Grettisson
Photo by
Art Bicnick

The volcano in Geldingadalir is becoming even weirder and has now transformed into a kind of fire geyser. Currently, all of the craters have now dried up except the one scientists call Number Five. And said crater is behaving like a geyser, spewing lava and fire into the air. When we were there, the lava fountain reached probably over 200 metres and it’s clear that the volcano area is transforming even more than we expected.

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