Inside the Volcano


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February 23rd 2008
Published: March 2nd 2008
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When the lava flows from the volcano it sometimes forms tubes as the outside of the flow cools and the molten lava runs from the centre. We had a trip into one of these on Volcan Villarrica that was formed 2000 years ago.


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Chocolate coatedChocolate coated
Chocolate coated

Lots of iron in the lava forms a brown glass that looks just like chocolate


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