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Why are Indonesian volcanoes so dangerous? • Earth.com

The Indonesian island chain was created by volcanism caused by one of the earth’s plates sliding under another. The Indonesian islands themselves are the peaks of volcanoes rising from the ocean. The magma produced by volcanoes varies widely in composition, depending on the Earth’s mantle where the magma is produced. In Indonesia, the same process […]

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Earth’s mantle provides new clues to explain Indonesia’s explosive volcanoes

Agung, a volcano in Bali, had an explosive eruption in 2018. Credit: OL Andersen Indonesian volcanoes are among the most dangerous in the world. Why? Through chemical analyzes of tiny minerals in lava from Bali and Java, researchers at Uppsala University and elsewhere have found new clues. They now understand better how the Earth’s mantle […]

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How volcanoes can help clean up crypto mining

[ad_1] President of El Salvador Nayib Bukele has made headlines for two reasons: his intention to harness geothermal energy as an alternative energy source and to adopt Bitcoin as legal tender. President Bukele tweeted that he had “instructed the president of LaGeoSV to put in place a plan to provide facilities for Bitcoin mining energy […]

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Rize Bikes crisscross the streets, trails and mountains with a range of 15 person e-bikes

[ad_1] Rize Bikes of Canada is a newcomer to the e-bike market, just over a year old, and with the 2020 model limited to the latest models available, the company has launched its 2021 e-bike line – which appears to include a model for just about any need. Rize has divided its 2021 lineup into […]

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Can payday loans be made obsolete? With $15 million more, Clair wants to know – TechCrunch

The world seems to move faster every year, and yet, nothing seems slower than the speed at which paychecks are distributed. In the US, work done the day after a pay period will take two weeks just to process, with a check or direct deposit coming a week or two later. For the tens of […]

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Does money grow on volcanoes? El Salvador explores bitcoin mining

[ad_1] EL SALVADOR (Reuters) – Salvadoran President Nayib Bukele said on Wednesday he had tasked state-owned geothermal power company LaGeo with developing a plan to offer bitcoin mining facilities using renewable energy from volcanoes from the country. El Salvador became the first country in the world to adopt bitcoin as legal tender after its Congress […]

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Explosive Secret of Volcanoes – The Hindu

[ad_1] Volcanoes that have erupted for millennia in a certain way have the capacity to undergo unexpected changes We all know the basics of volcanoes. These are spots on the earth’s crust from which molten rock, volcanic ash and some gases can escape from an underground chamber. Molten rock is called magma when it is […]

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Volcanoes in the Solar System Come in Many Varieties, Shapes and Sizes | Canberra weather

[ad_1] news, latest news, There are different types of volcanoes on Earth, from the wide and short shield volcanoes of Hawaii to the craggy, tall, and explosive stratovolcanoes found at the edges of tectonic plates (think of the kind of volcano that destroyed Pompeii). But have you ever considered the types of volcanoes that might […]

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SUNDAY SPACE: Solar System volcanoes come in many varieties, shapes and sizes | Examiner

[ad_1] news, local news, There are different types of volcanoes on Earth. From the wide and short shield volcanoes of Hawaii to the craggy, tall, and explosive stratovolcanoes found at the edges of tectonic plates (think of the kind of volcano that destroyed Pompeii). But have you ever considered the types of volcanoes that might […]

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Phivolcs issues lahar advisory for Taal and Pinatubo volcanoes amid “Dante” assault – Manila Bulletin

[ad_1] The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) warned on Wednesday June 2 that volcanic sediment flows or lahars could occur in the waterways around the Taal and Pinatubo volcanoes due to tropical storm “Dante”. Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) Citing a violent weather report, Phivolcs said Dante is expected to make […]

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Covid variant hot spots are ‘volcanoes threatening to explode’

[ad_1] Prominent Liverpool doctor warned of hike coronavirus hot spots are volcanoes that could explode and spread disease across the country. Scientists assess the impact of detentions scheduled for June 21, dubbed Freedom Day, and if that could be derailed by an increase in infections fueled by the Indian variant. There are a few hotspots […]