Introduction | The Nature of Volcanoes | Principal Types of Volcanoes | Other Volcanic Structures | Types of Volcanic Eruptions | Submarine Volcanoes | Geysers, Fumaroles, and Hot Springs | Volcano Environments | Plate-Tectonics Theory | Extraterrestrial Volcanoes | Volcano Monitoring and Research | Volcanoes and People | Suggested Reading
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The World's Deadliest Volcanoes See a slide show of the worst volcanic disasters in history and learn what caused the casualties.
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Most of the damage in stratovolcano eruptions comes not from lava flow but from a phenomenon known as pyroclastic flow.
Today, there are many active volcanoes worldwide.
Left: aft boat deck and crane (the aft hatch cover can be seen to the left of the picture and fits flush with the deck). This is a reasonably old pic as the lifeboat in the background has yet to be replaced by one of the two large enclosed launches carried at the time she sank. Left: the Leningrad Restaurant.
For many years, fire supression was used to controal and eliminate wildland fires. This was thought to be the right thing to do.
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Sea voyages, shipwrecks & disaster tales w ith New Zealand connections
Painting above © Jim Clary alternate page In 1985, Dr. Robert Ballard led a team of researchers in a joint French-American expedition and found the final resting place of the R.M.S.
Mahadzir Mohamed and Noor M Norhalim Final Animation Project CS418 Computer Graphic Spring 1998
Throughout History: The Volcanoes of Lewis and Clark Take a tour down the Columbia River with Lewis and Clark ...
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