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Islet on Japanese coast created by volcanic eruption expected to remain for several years

Scientists believe that the islet which rose up from the waters off the coast of Japan due to a volcanic eruption last month may become a permanent fixture, at least for now. The small island, 1,000 kilometers south of Tokyo … Continue reading

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Volcanic Time Periods

You will have often heard or read about Holocene volcanoes or Pleistocene volcanoes, but what does this mean? First you need to understand the word used for these periods of time. An Epoch is the beginning of a period of … Continue reading

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