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Volcanoes Today, 30 Jan 2015: Worldwide Volcanic Activity

Source: Volcano Discovery

Bardarbunga (Central Iceland): A small earthquake swarm at 1 km below the eastern rim of the Bardarbunga caldera occurred yesterday evening at 21:22 local time, accompanied by a rise in tremor. 1,145 more words

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The Moon

I saw this on reddit and wanted to share it here! A visual history of the moon:

http://i.imgur.com/3yimZNX.gifv

It is worth your minute and a half to click on it.

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Volcanoes Today, 25 Jan 2015: Worldwide Volcanic Activity

Source: Volcano Discovery

Colima (Western Mexico): Eruptive activity continues at moderate levels with effusion of viscous lava at the summit, producing frequent smaller and sometimes larger rockfalls and avalanches. 1,498 more words

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What’s Going on With the Volcanoes?

By Chris Carrington – The Daily Sheeple

There are 41 volcanoes around the planet that are actively erupting at this moment. Some are experiencing their largest eruptions in decades. 805 more words

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Warming Pause Research Continues

By my count, there are four leading scientific explanations for the short-term slowdown overlaying the long-term rate of global surface warming.  They are:

Enhanced heat uptake by the world’s oceans, especially over the Pacific due to enhanced easterly winds… 105 more words

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Volcanoes Today, 16 Jan 2015: Dukono, Pacaya volcano

Pacaya (Guatemala): The volcano is becoming active again. In a special bulletin yesterday, INSIVUMEH reported that ash emissions occurred from the volcano.
Seismicity has been above normal and elevated temperatures were measured at the Mackenney crater, but also, surprisingly, at the older Cerro Chino cone ( north of the former one). 577 more words

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