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Does money grow on volcanoes? El Salvador explores bitcoin mining

EL SALVADOR (Reuters) – Salvadoran President Nayib Bukele said on Wednesday he had tasked state-owned geothermal power company LaGeo with developing a plan to offer bitcoin mining facilities using renewable energy from volcanoes from the country. El Salvador became the first country in the world to adopt bitcoin as legal tender after its Congress approved […]

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Explosive Secret of Volcanoes – The Hindu

Volcanoes that have erupted for millennia in a certain way have the capacity to undergo unexpected changes We all know the basics of volcanoes. These are spots on the earth’s crust from which molten rock, volcanic ash and some gases can escape from an underground chamber. Molten rock is called magma when it is below […]

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Volcanoes in the Solar System Come in Many Varieties, Shapes and Sizes | Canberra weather

news, latest news, There are different types of volcanoes on Earth, from the wide and short shield volcanoes of Hawaii to the craggy, tall, and explosive stratovolcanoes found at the edges of tectonic plates (think of the kind of volcano that destroyed Pompeii). But have you ever considered the types of volcanoes that might exist […]

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SUNDAY SPACE: Solar System volcanoes come in many varieties, shapes and sizes | Examiner

news, local news, There are different types of volcanoes on Earth. From the wide and short shield volcanoes of Hawaii to the craggy, tall, and explosive stratovolcanoes found at the edges of tectonic plates (think of the kind of volcano that destroyed Pompeii). But have you ever considered the types of volcanoes that might exist […]

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Covid variant hot spots are ‘volcanoes threatening to explode’

Prominent Liverpool doctor warned of hike coronavirus hot spots are volcanoes that could explode and spread disease across the country. Scientists assess the impact of detentions scheduled for June 21, dubbed Freedom Day, and if that could be derailed by an increase in infections fueled by the Indian variant. There are a few hotspots in […]

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Why do volcanoes erupt?

According to the traditions of the Australian Gunditjamara people, the mainland’s Budj Bim volcano formed when a giant crouched on the earth for so long that its body became a volcanic mountain and its teeth turned into lava that the volcano spat out. But as the science of geology explains, the 60 to 80 the […]

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Volcanoes on Mars could be active

Recent explosive volcanic deposit around a fissure in the Cerberus Fossae system. NASA / JPL / MSSS / The Murray Lab Evidence of recent volcanic activity on Mars shows that eruptions may have occurred in the past 50,000 years, according to a new study by researchers at the Lunar and Planetary Laboratory at the University […]

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New model of Earth’s interior reveals clues to hotspot’s volcanoes

Scientists at UC Berkeley have detected previously unknown channels of slow seismic waves in the Earth’s upper mantle, a discovery that helps explain the “hotspot volcanoes” that give rise to island chains such as Hawaii and Tahiti. This 3D view of the first 1,000 kilometers of the Earth’s mantle under the central Pacific shows the […]

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model of Earth’s interior reveals clues to hotspot volcanoes | Earth

Scientists at the University of California at Berkeley have detected previously unknown channels of slow seismic waves in the Earth’s upper mantle, a discovery that helps explain the “hotspot volcanoes” that give rise to chains of islands like than Hawaii and Tahiti. Unlike volcanoes that emerge from collision zones between tectonic plates, hot spot volcanoes […]