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Using satellites to map ground movements on Fogo volcano

The Fogo volcano, named after the Cape Verde island it inhabits, erupted on 23rd November for the first time in 19 years. Initial analysis suggests that there was little warning from the volcano before the eruption and surprised many local residents. 327 more words

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It Started With a Kiss…

So, Volcanocafé readers and kind supporters of our “Hekla:The Movie” project, the first baby steps of our momentous journey have been taken. Carl has left the world of corporate mergers to fend for itself and journeyed to Iceland to supervise the first pre-production meeting, alongside Eggert, Bergsveinn and me (Nick). 187 more words

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Ruminarian VII - Mass wasting...

Okay… what is a ruminarian?   Well, figuratively, we all are.   “Ruminate” is a slang term for standing around, thinking about something.   I adopted/co-opted the word to describe our activities, in part because it’s what we do, and also due to the sheep nature of the blog, following a hapless sheep incident that someone observed on a web cam where one demonstrated it’s lack of aerodynamics during gale force winds. 1,075 more words

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