Photographer Lurie Belegurschi dived deep into the magma chambers at the bottom of the dormant Thrihnukagigur volcano, near Reykjavik in Iceland, to capture this stunning image. This volcano has not been active for at least 4000-years. Continue reading for three videos, more pictures, and additional information.
If you can handle the paranoia of an imminent eruption, trips are available to tourists for six weeks every summer. The colourful volcano is just 60miles from Eyjafjallajokull, the volcano which caused so much chaos when in erupted in 2010. Jules Verne was inspired to write the classic tale, Journey to the Centre of the Earth, after a visit to the volcanoes of Iceland.