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Volcanoes through time

Nicolas Harris

Volcanoes through time

by Nicolas Harris

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Published by Rosen Pub. Group"s PowerKids Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Volcanoes -- History -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementNicolas Harris.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesFast forward
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE521.3 .H248 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17008616M
    ISBN 109781435828001
    LC Control Number2008031680

    "These 'monotonous' volcanoes aren't uncommon but it's hard to imagine how magmas stored throughout the Earth's crust—between around kilometers [around 6 . Volcanoes in Human History: The Far-Reaching Effects of Major Eruptions written by Jelle Zeilinga de Boer and Donald Theodore Sanders is an engaging book about the awesome power of volcanoes its effects and how volcanoes are born. This book takes the reader on a short journey through time as we explore the origins and mechanisms of volcanism.

    This timeline of volcanism on Earth is a list of major volcanic eruptions of approximately at least magnitude 6 on the Volcanic Explosivity Index (VEI) or equivalent sulfur dioxide emission around the Quaternary period (from Mya to the present).. Some eruptions cooled the global climate—inducing a volcanic winter—depending on the amount of sulfur dioxide emitted and . Volcano - Volcano - Lava, gas, and other hazards: The list of hazards associated with volcanic eruptions is long and varied: lava flows, explosions, toxic gas clouds, ash falls, pyroclastic flows, avalanches, tsunamis, and mudflows. In addition to these immediate dangers, volcanic activity produces secondary effects such as property damage, crop loss, and perhaps changes to .

    The team believes that volcanoes consistently erupt compositionally uniform basaltic lavas when the amount of magma flushing through the ground . Volcano definition, a vent in the earth's crust through which lava, steam, ashes, etc., are expelled, either continuously or at irregular intervals. See more.


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