You may be about 90 and no longer able to travel the volcanoes of the world; you may be a young student lacking the funds as well as the friends willing to climb your favourite volcano with you; you may be an inveterate couch potato, or, you just want to spend some relaxing armchair time during the holiday season – don’t despair! Continue Reading
Articles on arbitrary groups of volcanoes, general issues, and articles that don’t fit any other category.
The Rio Grande Rift in New Mexico is a failed rift in North America, a rift that did not complete the separation of North America and the growth of a new sea between the two sides. Continue Reading
Image of Krakatoa, June 2008
(or make-believe Puyehue)
URA INFORM – Ukrainian Rating Agency
2011 June 05
Text above image: In the south of Chile Puyehue volcano eruption.
My choice of the most dangerous volcano of the world:
I have to agree with quite a few people. The most dangerous one is one which has been dormant for a long period of time and suddenly starts to wake up. Even more so if this sleeping giant lies in a densely populated area. Areas around volcanoes are often inhabited by large crowds of people.