• One of the World's Most Active Volcanoes is Falling Into the Sea

    15 days ago - By Fortune

    Sicilians have long kept a wary eye on Mt. Etna, Europe's most active volcano, but the big threat these days isn't magma. It's gravity.
    Scientists report Mt. Etna is slowly falling into the sea , which could result in massive tsunamis that could put parts of Greece and perhaps Turkey and other Mediterranean countries at risk.
    The GEOMAR Helmholtz Center for Ocean Research in Kiel, Germany, led the study, which placed underwater sensors at the base of the volcano to get a sense of its movement. The study found that rather than moving the typical 2 to 3 centimeters per year, Mr. Etna had...
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