TITLE

Ready to Rumble

PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
Weekly Reader News - Senior;10/13/2006, Vol. 85 Issue 6, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on volcanic eruptions. Repeated eruptions of hot ash and lava from the Mayon volcano in the Philippines have destroyed crops and forests. Volcanoes erupt from a build-up of heat and pressure within the surface of Earth. An overview of the parts and types of volcanoes is provided.
ACCESSION #
22895143

 

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