Pinatubo eruption - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Pinatubo eruption


Through his own lens: Albert Garcia gets up close with Pinatubo, Taal

Feb 01, 2020 - 6:15 PM

Rappler talks to award-winning photojournalist Albert Garcia about covering the eruptions of Mount Pinatubo and Taal Volcano

COA allows DOST to write off P23-M loan to Pinatubo victims

Jan 30, 2020 - 12:25 PM

The Commission on Audit says based on the validation of the loan program, the beneficiaries are either dead, have no capacity to pay, or can no longer be located

WASTELAND. A US jeep patrols inside the housing area in US Clark Air Base, devastated by eruptions of Mount Pinatubo volcano on June 22, 1991. Photo by Romeo Gacad/AFP

Looking back: When Mount Pinatubo blew its top

Jun 16, 2015 - 11:12 AM

Mount Pinatubo’s eruption on June 15, 1991, is considered the second largest volcanic eruption of the 20th century. It is also a case study on the importance of preparedness in reducing casualties from natural calamities.

Sulfur rain

Feb 15, 2015 - 8:00 AM

First the explosion And then matter that looked like manna from heaven but stung like shards of glass