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Mount Tarawera, New Zealand 1886- Farewell to the Pink and White Terraces


One of the most remarkable seismic events of New Zealand history occurred on the night of June 10, 1886. Signs of the destructive eruption came in the form of earthquakes just an hour before (1). Sometime between 1:30 and 2:00am, … Continue reading

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