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Mystery Volcano Photo #17

Thank you to all the Eruptions readers who have submitted photos for the Mystery Volcano Photo column! I’ll start using them, well, now, so keep them coming. Remember, you can’t guess on your own photo! Current Standings: Don Crain – 2 gijs – 2 The Bobs – 2 Boris Behncke – 2 volcanista – 1…

A real Mystery Volcano Photo …

So I was browsing around for a new MVP and I stumbled across the following image: It is a stunning image, capturing this stratocone filling in what might be an old caldera. The problem is, well, I have no idea what volcano this is and the page I found it on (some random wallpaper site)…

Mystery Volcano Photo #16

Happy Thanksgiving (for my US readers) … otherwise happy Thursday to the rest of the world. I’ve got another Mystery Volcano Photo for you all. Good luck! Current Standings: Don Crain – 2 gijs – 2 The Bobs – 2 volcanista – 1 Lockwood – 1 Elizabeth – 1 Ralph – 1 Anne – 1…

Eruptions suggestion thread

I’ll be busy for a couple days when I’m off at University of Iowa, so I thought I’d leave this thread available for you to talk. Specifically, I’m interested in what you might be interested in seeing (or not seeing) on Eruptions. I’ve tried a number of features (Mystery Volcano Photo, Q&A, Volcano Profiles) –…

Mystery Volcano Photo #15

It has been a slow week for volcano news (and a busy week for me), so I apologize for the abundance of MVPs this week. I’ve tried to find a good one in the many images submitted to me by Eruptions readers, and #15 is just one of those photos. If you have images you’d…

Mystery Volcano Photo #14

Well, now that Lockwood got #13 on the first try, I will have to reach back into my vault to attempt to find a stumper … Current Standings: Don Crain – 2 gijs – 2 volcanista – 1 Lockwood – 1 Elizabeth – 1 Ralph – 1 Anne – 1 Cam – 1 gg –…

Mystery Volcano Photo #13

Busy week leading up to Thanksgiving for me, with a talk to give later in the week and quizzes a plenty! The Mystery Volcano Photo series has a couple clear frontrunners now, with both Don Crain and Gijs with multiple points. Current Standings: Don Crain – 2 gijs – 2 volcanista – 1 Elizabeth –…

The email eating machine

Just a note to all my readers: I’ve discovered today that Gmail has been eating (sending to the Spam folder) a significant amount of emails I’ve received to eruptionsblog gmail.com. This includes some of the questions submitted to Dr. Behncke (and other emails I’m sure) and comments pending on the blog. Sorry about the inconvenience,…

Mystery Volcano Photo #12

Alright, there has been some complaints that the last few MVPs have been too easy, so I tried to reach back and find one that might be more of a challenge for you all. Maybe this photo will do the trick … Current standings: Don Crain – 2 volcanista – 1 Elizabeth – 1 Ralph…

Mystery Volcano Photo #11

You know, we haven’t had an MVP in a couple weeks. Let’s remedy that! Current standings: volcanista – 1 Elizabeth – 1 Ralph – 1 gijs – 1 Anne – 1 Cam – 1 gg – 1 The Bobs – 1 Boris Behncke – 1 Don Crain – 1 Here’s MVP #11 … good luck!