Eyjafjallajoekull volcano

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Eyjafjallajoekull volcano

  1. 1. Eyjafjallajoekull<br />
  2. 2. volcano<br />
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  4. 4. An Icelandic volcano, dormant for 200 years, has erupted, ripping a 1km-long fissure in a field of ice.<br />
  5. 5. The volcano near Eyjafjallajoekull glacier began to erupt just after midnight, sending lava a hundred metres high (14apr2010). <br />
  6. 6. Icelandic airspace has been closed, flights diverted and roads closed. The eruption was about 120km (75 miles) east of the capital, Reykjavik.<br />
  7. 7. Volcanic ash can cause engine failure. Because of this treat, air traffic throughout Northern and Central Europe is still at a standstill.<br />
  8. 8. Why?<br />
  9. 9. It’s time to watch<br />
  10. 10. Earth, the power of the planet<br />
  11. 11. byIain Stewart <br />
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  13. 13. producedby BBC<br />
  14. 14. Credits:<br />http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/8578576.stm<br />http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b7iBTliX54A&feature=player_embedded<br />Music:<br />Equinoxe 5 – Jean Michel Jarre<br />

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