Thursday, 7th April 2005 by James Turnbull
The Statue of Liberty and Liberty Island. You can also see the Staten Island ferry going past in the bottom right.
The Mariana Islands are part of a great submerged mountain range that extends all the way from Guam north to Japan. While the southern Marianas are known worldwide as tourist destinations, the uninhabited northernmost islands are actually a long string of active volcanoes fed by the subduction of the Pacific Plate into the Mariana Trench, the deepest location on Earth.
Have you ever walked through the front door of a building in one country and walked out the back door…
Once a volcanic island centered in Japan’s Kagoshima Bay, during an eruption in 1914 the Sakura-jima volcano decided to change…