December 21, 2014
After twenty four days of being silent, Italy's Mt. Etna roared to life yesterday. Combining snow and fire, Mt. Etna's lava emissions are spectacular shooting more than 300 feet into the air. So far no flights have been canceled in the area.
In Australia much of Victoria is underwater. The Victorian premier and the state's emergency services minister toured the region from the air. They are meeting with workers on the ground to see what more can be done to help residents.
In Minnesota the best way to make it through a long winter is to go surfing. Surfers brave the cold waters of Lake Superior each year to catch some waves. Getting to the water requires a trek through the snow.