Restless Earth - 1.5

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Destructive power

The Volcanic Explosivity Index (VE) measures the destructive power from 1-8. Volcanoes often produce lava flows which can destroy property but humans can outrun them. Volcanoes can also produce:

  •  Acid rain                                                                                                                  
  • Ash fall (builds up on roofs causes buildings to collapse)
  • Lava bombs (kill people close to crater)
  • Pyroclastic flow (deadly clouds of hot


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