Tagged: sulphur

Prehistoric wine discovered in inaccessible caves forces a rethink of ancient Sicilian culture - Guest Work

Guest Author Feb 15, 2018

Davide Tanasi, University of South Florida This article was originally published on The Conversation. Read the original article. Monte Kronio rises 1,300 feet above the geothermally active landscape of southwestern Sicily. Hidden in its bowels is a labyrinthine system of caves, filled with hot sulfuric vapors. At lower levels, these caves average 99 degrees Fahrenheit and … Read More

An eyeful of Eyjafjallajökull: no cooling threat (yet) - Hot Topic

Gareth Renowden Apr 16, 2010

NASA’s Terra satellite captured this spectacular image of a plume of volcanic dust from the ongoing eruption of the Eyjafjallajökull volcano in Iceland. It’s blowing south and east from Iceland (top left) towards Scotland and Norway, and has caused the cancellation of most aircraft movement over Western Europe, with knock-on disruption around the world. New [...] … Read More