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Volcanoes

Features

Lava Flows

Lava Flows

When a volcano erupts, the molten rock (or magma) that comes out of the Earth is called lava. Lava is the most common form of material erupted from volcanoes that form oceanic islands.

How Old is that Volcano?

How Old is that Volcano?

One of the most common questions that scientists and nature lovers ask when they see an interesting rock is: how old is it?

Introduction to the Galapgos Islands

Introduction to the Galápagos Islands

The Galápagos is a group of volcanic islands where each of the 13 major islands is made up of at least one volcano.

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