Discovery of a new lava lake on a sub-Antarctic island

Last updated 2nd Mar 2020
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A pinboard by Alex Burton-Johnson

Geologist, British Antarctic Survey


This pinboard details the discovery from space of the world's fifth active lava lake on the sub-Antarctic volcanic island

Remote and inaccessible, Antarctica and its surrounding islands have always been tricky to study, but as satellite technology improves many new exciting discoveries have been made. This has include...