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The Phlegraen Fields Super Volcano in Naples Italy is said to be rising at a rate of 3cm per month.

English: "At Yellowstone and some other v...

English: “At Yellowstone and some other volcanoes, some scientists theorize that the earth’s crust fractures and cracks in a concentric or ring-fracture pattern. At some point these cracks reach the magma “reservoir,” release the pressure, and the volcano explodes. The huge amount of material released causes the volcano to collapse into a huge crater—a caldera.” From nps.gov (Photo credit: Wikipedia)


The English edition of The Voice of Russia Radio, recently had an interesting post about the Phlegraen Fields Super Volcano in Naples, Italy. The ground there,  is said to be rising monthly along with surface soil temperatures. Much like a balloon expanding, while being filled with super hot gas and magma. Continue reading

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