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Felsic magmas erupt explosively and cause widespread damage, including many fatalities.

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    Explosive Eruptions

    Explosive Eruptions

    by CK-12 //basic
    Explosive eruptions cause widespread damage and are very dangerous.
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    Understanding Volcanoes: Mt. St. Helens

    Understanding Volcanoes: Mt. St. Helens

    by CK-12 //basic
    An overview of Mt. Saint Helens and the famous eruption of 1980.
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    Visit to Pompeii, 79 AD

    Visit to Pompeii, 79 AD

    by CK-12 //basic
    Researchers learn about exposive eruptions and what life in Ancient Rome was like from studying Pompeii.
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    Kaboom!

    Kaboom!

    by CK-12 //basic
    Supervolcano eruptions are rare but catastrophic and we have one in North America, Yellowstone.
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    Vancouver! This is it!

    Vancouver! This is it!

    by CK-12 //basic
    On May 18, 1980 Mount St. Helens erupted explosively. Volcanologists learned from that eruption and also have new tools so predictions are improving.
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