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Ten Years of Soufriere Hills Volcano Research Published

November 18, 2010

Soufriere Hills Volcano The Soufriere Hills Volcano on Montserrat erupted in 1995, and an international team of researchers has studied the volcano from land and sea since then to understand the workings of andesite volcanos more completely. Full Story

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