Taal is one of the Philippines’ most dynamic volcanoes.
In the course of recent days, it’s started heaving magma, activating tremors and emanating immense tufts of debris that have spread over the island of Luzon and past.
Researchers dread a greater “dangerous emission” is fast approaching.
Taal is modest, as volcanoes go, however it has been destructive previously. What’s more, as indicated by Renato Solidum, the leader of the Philippines’ Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Philvolcs) , it is “little however a perilous spring of gushing lava”.
So what is it about Taal that has got individuals so stressed?