We followed carrying emergency oxygen.
Magma finds its way to the surface through a fissure in a release that can either be explosive or non-explosive.
had a short eruption in 2011, and, more famously, caused a lot of trouble back in 2010.
Gas pollution is not visible and cannot be detected by scent.
Jonsdottir told us Iceland straddles the border of two tectonic plates.
Photographing Fagradalsfjall Volcano Visiting and marveling over the eruption at Fagradalsfjall is a breathtaking experience that you will want to capture on camera.
As these plates pull apart, magma rises to the surface and creates new land.
Bill Whitaker: So it's long overdue.
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|jpg? This latest eruption is the perfect recruitment tool for a new generation of volcanologists||Kristin Jonsdottir: Yeah, exactly|
|This one is a dream||Bruce Houghton: I waited|
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