— Volcanoes —

Volcanology for dummies

What happens during an eruption?

Would you like to read how a volcano works and what happens during an eruption? Are you secretly an amateur volcanologist? Learn about volcanoes and the most notorious eruptions.

And why are volcanoes fascinating? They are beautiful and majestic, but at the same time, they cause death and destruction. No one remains unmoved by the sight of a volcano. They make us feel small, they provoke fascination, confusion, fear, ... In short, they command respect. 

And for each active volcano, there is always that burning question: When is the next eruption? How much destruction will it cause? What happens beneath a volcano and how do we know?

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