Tagged: vanuatu

Ambae volcano’s crater lakes make it a serious threat to Vanuatu - Guest Work

Guest Author Sep 30, 2017

By Chris Firth, Macquarie University  If you turned on the television this week, you may have seen coverage of the potentially imminent eruption of Mount Agung volcano in Bali. However, Mt Agung is not the only volcano in the region behaving badly. An evacuation of 10,000 residents in Vanuatu has been announced thanks to increasing levels … Read More

Descent into a boiling volcano crater, and puffing smoke rings - Code for life

Grant Jacobs Sep 21, 2010

I’m sure many scientists wish – or dream – they still lived in the Romantic era of science that Richard Holmes’ book The Age of Wonder narrates, when science still involved adventurous journeys to far away places with strange local customs and new natural wonders to record. At this point geologists, field biologists and others … Read More