Floating Pumice Trail in the Pacific
August 19, 2012 | NASA Earth Observatory
"The Havre Seamount volcano erupted a tightly-packed raft of floating pumice on July 19 and...
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August 20, 2012 | Geology.com
Huge Pumice Raft Near the Kermadec Islands
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Pig Triggers a “Volcanic Eruption”
What Happens to Pumice Rafts?
September 10, 2012 | Eruptions Blog
Some marine volcanic eruptions produce a vast "raft" of floating pumice that drifts about the...
Rapid Eruption at Monowai Seamount
May 14, 2012 | Stuff New Zealand
A submarine volcanic eruption at Monowai Seamount added 8.75 million cubic meters of rock in...
March 25, 2013 | Geology.com
Pumice is a light-colored, extremely porous, igneous rock that forms during explosive volcanic eruptions. It...
M8.0 Earthquake: Santa Cruz Islands
February 5, 2013 | USGS Earthquake Hazards Program
A Magnitude 8.0 earthquake occurred in the Santa Cruz Islands area at about 8:12 PM...
South China Sea Oil and Gas Report
February 11, 2013 | Energy Information Administration
Many of the world's most important energy trade routes pass through the South China Sea....
Occupying Islands in the South China Sea
July 24, 2012 | Time.com
China, Taiwan, Philippines, Vietnam, Malaysia and Brune are all making claims to islands in the...