A good disaster story never fails to fascinate and given that it actually happened the story of pompeii especially so buried and thus frozen in time by the eruption of mount vesuvius in 79 ad the ancient roman town of 11000 has provided an object of great historical interest ever since its rediscovery in 1599.
killer volcanoes scientists hunt for a megaeruption that plunged medieval earth into a deep freeze airing october 25 2017 at 9 pm on pbs aired october 25 2017 on pbs.
Volcanoes and volcanology volcanoes can be one of the most destructive forces on earth it is estimated that some 500 million people live.
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 some eruptions cooled the global climateinducing a volcanic winterdepending on the amount of sulfur dioxide emitted and the magnitude of the eruption.
I am standing at the edge of a vol173canic crater just a careless step away from plunging fifty metres into a lake of incandescent orange lava that boils and hisses.
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Chronology 15 billion bc 4 million bc 11000 bc 9000 bc 9000 bc 3000 bc 3000 bc 1 ad historical summary 3000 bc 1 ad historical.
Heroes and villains a little light reading here you will find a brief history of technology initially inspired by the development of batteries it covers technology in general and includes some interesting little known or long forgotten facts as well as a few myths about the development of technology the science behind it the context in which it.
8 of doctor whos saddest moments ever from donnas exit to i dont wanna go tears in the tardis.