miercuri, 24 noiembrie 2010

Krakatau: Is the Most Violent Volcano in History Ready for Its Next Big Eruption? (Environment Alert)

- “In AD 535/536 mankind was hit by one of the greatest natural disasters ever to occur …. It blotted out much of the light and heat of the sun for 18 months and resulted, directly or indirectly in climatic chaos, famine, migration, war and massive political change on virtually every continent."
The Anak Krakatau volcano is producing hundreds of eruptions every day lately. Scientists around the world are wondering: is it preparing for it’s third big blast in human history? Full story:

* Der Spiegel: Geologists Warning Of “Mega-Eruption” - A rough estimate indicates that there is three times more magma than what was ejected by the Indonesian volcano Tambora in 1815 ... Another Iceland volcano may be about to erupt... Video: Iceland president warns of second volcano threat... Iceland volcano: eruption 'could just be rehearsal' for worse ash chaos if Katla blows...Russia's Shiveluch volcano erupts... Indonesia's Mount Merapi volcano erupts again... 21 Volcanoes Across Country Ready to Erupt...EARTH'S PULSE FELT AT HOT SPOTS... Discovery: Toxic Gases Caused World's Worst Extinction... Volcanoes activation and their eruption, 3600 years ago... Planet X (Hercolubus) approaching news. Whole Harbor collapses into the sea in Porto Chibatao. Brazil: