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Geology Today

Geological processes are constantly occurring all over the world. As we speak new rocks are slowly being formed and old ones are weathering away, faults are moving, and portions of tectonic plates are being created and destroyed. 252 more words

Geology

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Hotel Pension Villa Gaia

24, route de Nice, 04000 Digne-les-Bains, France

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€72 – 110 per double room; €134 – 182 half-board for two people. 327 more words

France

Increased activity at Iceland volcano

Iceland is on high alert after seismologists detected an increase in volcanic activity at the Bardarbunga Volcano.

Volcanic eruptions may release ‘Tephra‘; tiny shards of volcanic rock which carry a geochemical ‘fingerprint’ unique to a specific eruption. 49 more words

Iceland volcano Bardarbunga showing increased seismic activity, possible signs of eruption

Looks like another icelandic volcano might becoming more active in our near future. Here is the news article on independent.ie that describes the recent increase in seismic activity. 93 more words

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