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Current Event September 16, 2014

Close Up Look at an Active Volcano

A month ago, earthquakes below a volcano in Iceland alerted scientists that an eruption was beginning. Various eruptions have created ash, fire and lava at the Bardarbunga volcano. This spouting lava creates rolling fields of lava that scientists have had an opportunity to study up close. When you listen to this public radio story you will hear the sounds of the volcano recorded by a scientist who recently visited the Bardarbunga volcano.

Geology Earth and Space Science

Story Length: 2:49

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AIR DATE: 09/06/2014

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