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Smithsonian Institution - Global Volcanism Program: Worldwide Holocene Volcano and Eruption Information

The Global Volcanism Program (GVP) seeks better understanding of all volcanoes through documenting their eruptions--small as well as large--during the past 10,000 years. The range of volcanic behavior is great enough, and volcano lifetimes are long enough, that we must integrate observations of contemporary activity with historical and geological records of the recent past in order to prepare wisely for the future. The contemporary focus of the GVP is evident in the central role we play in th...

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    connection.ebscohost.com Articles citations with the tag: VOLCANISM

    69 Issue 4, p461 Abstract??Information included in this summary is based on more detailed reports published in the Bulletin of the Global Volcanism Network, vol. 31, no. 4, April 2006 (on the Internet at http://www.volcano.si.edu/). Edited by scientists at the Smithsonian,... Edward Venzke; Zahra... Read article

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    pulse.pharmacy.arizona.edu Science Lesson: Drifting Continents, Dynamic Results

    Map of Current Volcanoes from Smithsonian http://www.volcano.si.edu/gvp/reports/usgs/index.cfm?content=worldmap Give each pair of students one blank overhead transparency, one blank World Map, and a set of either volcano or earthquake data. Students will need to mark the crossing of the equator a... Read article

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    VOLCANOLOGY Smithsonian Global Volcanism Program http://www.volcano.si.edu The Italian Volcanoes, their geology, activity and hazards with frequent updates on significant eruptive events http://boris.vulcanoetna.com USGS Volcanoes of the World http://vulcan.wr.usgs.gov/Volcanoes/framework.html Vo... Read article

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    volcanoes.silk.co The Volcanoes Catalogue - Silk

    Building on the extensive databases of the Smithsonian Institution and the United States National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration this Silk site provides all available info on all known volcanoes - all 1551 of them. Below we have compared the volcanoes based on several features as recorded... Read article

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    boqueteweather.com Earthquate and Volcano Information

    Global Volcano Information USGS Volcano Information Volcano Information: Panama's Instituto de Geociencias - Sismos West live video cam of Volcan Baru Volcan Baru History and Hazards "...A bad earthquake at once destroys our oldest associations: the earth, the very emblem of solidity, has moved b... Read article

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    hewsweb.org Natural Hazards Country Page on HEWS, Humanitarian Early Warning Service

    19 Aug 2010 07 Aug 2007 Hodh El-Gharbi region - Tintane area 2 dead. 25 missing. Major damage. Hundreds stranded in flooded areas in Titane town and surrounding ... More 22 Jul 2006 27 Sep 2005 08 Aug 2003 view on map No volcanoes in this country. Volcanoes Country information and monitoring pag... Read article

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    onlinelibrary.wiley.com Retrieval of vertical columns of sulfur dioxide from SCIAMACHY and OMI: Air mass factor algorithm development, validation, and error analysis - Lee...

    Direct Link: Simkin, T., and L. Siebert (1994), Volcanoes of the World, 2nd ed., 368 pp., Geosci. Press, Tucson, Ariz. Singh, H. B., W. H. Brune, J. H. Crawford, D. J. Jacob, and P. B. Russell (2006), Overview of the summer 2004 Intercontinental Chemical Transport Experiment–North America (INTEX-... Read article

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    appliedvolc.com Journal of Applied Volcanology | Full text | Characterisation of the Quaternary eruption record: analysis of the Large Magnitude Explosive Volcanic...

    Abbreviations AD: Anno Domini; BC: Before Christ; BP: Before Present; DRE: Dense Rock Equivalent; GVM: Global Volcano Model; GVP: Global Volcanism Program; JTM: Japan, Taiwan and the Marianas; Ka: Thousands of years ago; Kyr: Thousands of years; LaMEVE: Large Magnitude Explosive Volcanic Eruption... Read article

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    skepticalscience.com Do volcanoes emit more CO2 than humans?

    Volcanoes emit around 0.3 billion tonnes of CO2 per year. This is about 1% of human CO2 emissions which is around 29 billion tonnes per year. Do volcanoes emit more CO2 than humans? Read article

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    joidesresolution.org Volcanoes | JOIDES Resolution - Ocean Drilling Research Vessel

    You could walk fairly close to this type of lava, but be careful not to fall in as it could be as hot as 1200oC. The last type of volcano is one that you might not even recognize as a volcano but is the most violent type of all. These are called caldera volcanoes and include Yellowstone in the US... Read article

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    wired.com Eruption Update for October 16, 2012: Heard Island, Kliuchevskoi and Iceland | WIRED

    Simmon I’ve got a little time (and a working computer, briefly), so onward to an update about some new and ongoing volcanic activity worldwide: Heard Island We often say that Australia lacks any active volcanoes – which is true if you consider the continent of Australia. There are some potentiall... Read article

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    blogs.agu.org Magma Cum Laude - AGU Blogosphere

    You are browsing the archive for June 2012 - Magma Cum Laude. 30 June 2012 About Jessica Jessica Ball is the Science Policy Fellow at the Geological Society of America's Washington DC office, where she is learning about the intersection of Earth science and legislative affairs. Her PhD dissertati... Read article

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    planetdiary.com Planet Diary - Links

    Geosphere Geosphere The planet's layer known as the geosphere is made up of the rock in its crust. Tectonic forces inside Earth build mountains and keep rocks changing form in the rock cycle. While the surface of the geosphere is sculpted slowly over millions of years by wind and water, volcanoes... Read article

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    unavco.org Big Chilean Earthquake Causes Andean Volcanoes to Subside | Science Snapshots | UNAVCO

    Written by Linda Rowan Summary The magnitude 8.8 Maule Chile earthquake that occurred in 2010 caused subsidence of five volcanic regions in the Andes within weeks of the event. The subsidence was observed via satellite imagery and is attributed to the migration of hydrothermal fluids. Similar sub... Read article

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    geocodezip.com Active Volcanos of the World (using the Google Maps API)

    Active Volcanos of the World from the most recent USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report, displayed using the Google Maps API (AJAX). Also allows the overlay of recent earthquake information. Volcanos Read article

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