Friday, November 11, 2011

GeoJeopardy! Fridays #71

Time for GeoJeopardy! Fridays, because it's 11-11-11 so thank a Veteran today

- Volcanoes -

About its eruption in 79 A.D., an observer wrote that "broad sheets of fire and leaping flames blazed at several points"

  At least 57 people died as a result of this U.S. volcano's May 18, 1980 eruption


 This youngest surface volcano on the Big Island of Hawaii has distinctive lava formations like Pele's Hair


 In 1908 members of Ernest Shackleton's expedition became the first to climb this continent's Mount Erebus


This lake lies in a caldera formed when Oregon's Mount Mazama volcano collapsed 7,000 years ago

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