2014: The Year in Volcanic Activity - In Focus. Once again, it has been a particularly eventful year for the world's volcanoes.
Out of an estimated 1,500 active volcanoes, 50 or so erupt every year, spewing steam, ash, toxic gases, and lava. In 2014, erupting volcanoes included Mount Sinabung, Mount Kelud, and Sangeang Api in Indonesia, Bardarbunga in Iceland, Mount Ontake in Japan, Tungurahua in Ecuador, Pico do Fogo in Cape Verde, Mount Etna and Stromboli in Italy, Pavlof in Alaska, and Kilauea in Hawaii. Collected below are scenes from the wide variety of volcanic activity on Earth over the past year. [40 photos] Use j/k keys or ←/→ to navigate Choose: Mount Sinabung spews pyroclastic gas and ash, seen from Tiga Pancur village on October 13, 2014 in Berastagi, Karo district, North Sumatra, Indonesia. History In Pictures sur Twitter : "Swinging Grannies, 1966...
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Kevin understands these lions at a fundamental level: their behavior, instinct, emotion. Kevin has slept, fed, and lived next to lions, having worked with many of them since they were cubs. He trusts lions enough to stick his arm in their mouth! A Visualization Of World War II Like You've Never Seen Before. Moving On: A Stop-motion Music Video for ‘James’ Made with Yarn by Ainslie Henderson. Costică Acsinte Archive's Photostream. I Am Tom Moody. What Africa might look like if it had never been colonized[1,699px ×2,400px]
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Each day a different image or photograph of our fascinating universe is featured, along with a brief explanation written by a professional astronomer. 2015 January 3 Apollo 17: A Stereo View from Lunar Orbit Image Credit: Gene Cernan, Apollo 17, NASA; Anaglyph by Patrick Vantuyne Explanation: Get out your red/blue glasses and check out this awesome stereo view of another world. The scene was recorded by Apollo 17 mission commander Eugene Cernan on December 11, 1972, one orbit before descending to land on the Moon. Space Timelapse: Temporal Distortion by Randy Halverson. Am. Eyewitness: Sichuan province, China. The Wonder of Ice Caves. Where you have lava tubes or limestone passage ways below the ground, occasionally a rare form of cave evolves – the .
Strange, mysterious and often dangerous they are often difficult to get to and so not seen by huge amounts of people. Take a short tour in to the magical world of the ice cave. The Mysterious Plain of Jars. Often referred to as â€œan Asian version of Stonehengeâ€, the Plain of Jars is one of the most enigmatic sights on Earth.
Shrouded in mystery and myth, this ancient place has fascinated archeologists and scientists ever since its discovery. [Photo Credits] Thousands of giant stone jars scattered around the Xieng Khouang plain, in Laos form one of the most bizarre archeological collections in history. MapCrunch - Random Google Street View. Address Is Approximate. Discover the history of tv presentation & graphic design. Cartoons, animation, comic strips and puppets in the uk. Little Gems - Chocky The Children of Green Knowe Think of a Number Jigsaw The Flumps Hectors House Ludwig The Little Green Man The Tinderbox Toms Midnight Garden Godzilla The Riddlers Stig of the Dump Pigeon Street Cockleshell Bay Bleep and Booster Puddle.
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