Eruption at Gaua
June 19, 2013 | NASA Earth Observatory
Gaua Island is the above-sea-level portion of a volcano that rises 10,000 feet above the floor of the Pacific Ocean. It has been producing steam plumes for the past few months.
Could Sea Level Rise 17 Feet in 1000 Years?
August 26, 2013 | New York Times
The New York Times reports on an article published on July 28 in Nature Geosciences that presents evidence on how sea level might rise 17 feet in 1000 years - as it has done in the past.
Canary Island Landslides and Atlantic Ocean Tsunami Generation
December 17, 2013 | National Oceanography Centre
"The risk posed by tsunami waves generated by Canary Island landslides may need to be re-evaluated, according to researchers at the National Oceanography Centre. Their findings suggest that these landslides result in smaller tsunami waves than previously thought by some authors, because of the processes involved." Quoted from a National Oceanography Centre press release.
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