Nature's Inferno

Streaming Video - 1997
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Travel around the world for a firsthand look at volcanoes - perhaps the most dazzling but destructive natural force on earth. Massive volcanic eruption can turn day into night, releasing the power of an atomic blast, spewing toxic avalanches of lava, gas, and ash. National Geographic transports you to some of the world's most notorious volcanoes, including Mount Pinatubo in the Philippines and Japan's Mount Unzen. Join volcanologists in their dangerous quest to forecast eruptions and save lives.
Publisher: [United States] : National Geographic : Made available through hoopla, 1997
ISBN: 9780792232308
Branch Call Number: E-VIDEO
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 video file (ca. 55 min.)) : sd., col
Alternative Title: Nature's inferno


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Nov 27, 2014

You know, they sure aren't kidding in this documentary-DVD when they call a volcano - "Nature's Inferno" - 'Cause, believe me, that is exactly what it is!

Through plenty of eye-popping footage of volcano activity, as well as interviews with experienced volcanologists, the viewer quickly learns everything there is to know about these ferocious geysers of belching smoke, clouds of ash and rivers of molten lava.

From Italy, to Japan, to Indonesia and beyond - National Geographic presents this expertly-photographed documentary-DVD of an amazing, uncontrollable phenomenon that's bound to spark the interest of most viewers.

*Note* - Experts tell us that, today, there are an estimated 1,500 potentially dangerous volcanoes, worldwide..... Wow!.... And, hey, you just never know when one of them is gonna blow!


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