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Is The Turrialba Readying To Blow?

Is The Turrialba Readying To Blow?

Q COSTA RICA – A video posted Friday morning by the Observatorio Vulcanológico y Sismológico de Costa Rica (Ovsicori) – Volcanology and Seismological Observatory of Costa Rica – shows how, besides the vapor coming from the crater, a reddish glow could be observed. According to the Ovsicori, the glow comes increased incandescence in the crater […]

Is The Turrialba Volcano Ready To Blow? Science Says Maybe

Is The Turrialba Volcano Ready To Blow? Science Says Maybe

Q COSTA RICA (Sciencemag.org) Last month, researchers from the National Autonomous University of Mexico hoped to reach the top of Popocatépetl, a 5400-meter-tall volcano near Mexico City, to install monitoring equipment at its summit crater. But El Popo, as locals call it, rebuffed them with ash and belches of acrid gas—precisely what the scientists wanted […]

Turrialba Volcano Continues Constant Eruptive Activity

Turrialba Volcano Continues Constant Eruptive Activity

(QCOSTARICA) The Turrialba volcano maintains a constant eruptive activity, spewing ash and gas to heights of between 500 and 1,000 metres from the crater, says the Observatorio Vulcanológico y Sismológico de Costa Rica (Ovsicori) – Volcanological and Seismological Observatory of Costa Rica. The OVSICORI said that ash fall continues in the area nearest the colossus: […]

Turrialba Volcano Made Two New Eruptions Monday Morning; Two Sunday Night

Turrialba Volcano Made Two New Eruptions Monday Morning; Two Sunday Night

(QCostarica) The Turrialba, Costa Rica´s most current active volcano, recorded two new eruptions Monday morning, after a night of intense activity. This followed last Friday’s (at 3:42 pm) powerful eruption. The Volcanological and Seismological Observatory of Costa Rica (OVSICORI) informed through his Facebook page, that at 7:22am the volcano had an eruption that reached a […]

UFO Visits Costa Rica After Turrialba Volcano Eruption

UFO Visits Costa Rica After Turrialba Volcano Eruption

QCOSTARICA – The Turrialba Volcano in Costa Rica’s Cartago Province violently erupted on March 12, 2015. Numerous explosions over the next several days sent ash clouds into the air. On March 15, a camera recording the eruptions picked up a UFO darting through the clouds. It turns out that wasn’t the only UFO interested in […]

Turrialba Spews Ash in Strong Eruption, Reaching The Central Valley

Turrialba Spews Ash in Strong Eruption, Reaching The Central Valley

COSTA RICA NEWS — The Turriabla volcano recorded a strong eruption in the early hours of Thursday morning, around 3:00am spewing out ash reaching the Central Valley. The Observatorio Sismológico y Vulcanológico de la Universidad Nacional (Ovsicori) – Seismological and Volcanological Observatory of the National University  – explained the eruption was accompanied by a seismic signal. […]

Landslide Displaces Kids From Turrialba Youth Centre

Landslide Displaces Kids From Turrialba Youth Centre

COSTA RICA NEWS – A series of earth slippages has so damaged the community center building in the village of Jesus Maria in Turrialba that the Health Ministry is closing it down, forcing the 11 children using the center as a school to go to nearby schools, the nearest two kilometers away. The Ministry order […]