Boat trip (Christian)
Stromatolite in a wall and Tom explaining its origins...
Some photos taken during the May 2005 excursion on Santorini:
Large old barrels full of Santorinian wine
Christian and Tom with the caldera in the background
A cistern at a church
Coffee break on the beach...
Small church built as a cave into the volcanic rock
Old red ignimbrites
Minoan artefacts (painted pttery and obsidian tools) found on the modern ground...
Ancient, 5000+ years old remnants of houses
Tom in action
Sunset from the hotel
Scists from the pre-volcanic basement of Santorini
Hydrothermal minerals in the scists
Copper mineral deposits
Footpath through the Minoan ash deposits
Seismographs monitoring the seismic activity of the Kameni Islands
Swimming pool at night
Fira, Santorini's capital
Tom and Christian on Nea Kameni
My hotel room from inside...
Piu su VolcanoDiscovery
Top 20 quakes in 2016
: Several magnitude 7 quakes occurred in 2016 (but none above M8): Papua New Guinea, NZ, Ecuador, Solomon Islands, Sumatra, Chile, Alaska and others - nearly all major earthquakes were located near active subduction zones.
See the top 20 list of largest quakes in 2016 with this map.
List and map of all volcanoes in Africa. Most volcanoes are located in the Great Rift Valley, but there are more.