More From Iceland’s Mount Doom: Eyjafjallajokull

The Eye of Sauron
The fires of Mordor
Le néant envahi l'Histoire Sans Fin

Volcanoes & Fires

Tungurahua volcano spews ashes and lava in Cotalo, Ecuador
Small fires burn on the hillsides in the German town of Pottenstein

The fires burning in Pottenstein are part of an annual festival traditionally held to ward off evil spirits from the past year. Both photos are wonderful and the best from the Fire & Ice series over at The Big Picture.

Sarychev Peak Volcano As Seen From ISS

Pyroclastic flows can be seen tumbling down its slope via The Big Picture
Pyroclastic flows can be seen tumbling down its slope via The Big Picture

Awesome Photos From Chile’s Reactivated Volcano

Awesome photos from Chile’s recently reactivated Chaitén volcano merging with a lightning-infested thunderstorm. (via kottke)