Little facts you didn’t know about volcanoes

Date:October 14, 2004 / year-entry #367
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Summary:Molten rock makes volcano glow red, reports CNN. Amazing the things you can learn from the news. Last year we learned that concrete is stronger once it has hardened.

Molten rock makes volcano glow red, reports CNN.

Amazing the things you can learn from the news. Last year we learned that concrete is stronger once it has hardened.

Comments (9)
  1. Eric Hodel says:


    That’s the sunset. I sure can’t see any red on the inside…

  2. Duh says:

    Eric, the sun is also made of molten rock which glows red because of the concrete. Inside, I mean. Inside the sun. Which is glowing. In the mountain.

  3. Duh says:

    Inside the news, I mean. It’s a volcano, Eric. They’re made out of rock. It’s glowing because it’s inside the concrete. That’s the picture in the news, the lava glowing outside the mountain because it’s red hot on the sun. It’s very hot in there. That’s why the volcano glows at night. In the sunset, the sunset is at night. It glows.

  4. Kelli Zielinski says:

    Mmm. Really hot things glow. Fancy that. Disappointed you can only see it from the air, though.

    The picture is undoubtedly bad for the article.

  5. alfons says:

    So lava is molten rock? <gasp>

  6. Barry Allison says:

    Raymond, I commend you on your expert grasp of sarcasm. Made me BELLY laugh.

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  8. Neil says:


    Magma on the inside and Larva on the outside…mmmm…

    Indeed and Cadburys Magna is hard on the outside and soft in the middle, much like the volcanoes… but it all falls apart at Lavasoft… to many random thoughts, I must stop thinking about volcanoes and write more scripting… cant eat a whole one you know…

    Cadburys Magna that is… not a volcano…

    Don’t know anyone who could eat a whole one…

    Volcanoes that is…

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