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1996 : USA

Two Volcanologists on the set of
"Dante's Peak"

DANTE'S PEAK Volcano (Universal Pictures "virtual volcano").

Affiliate Professor - University of Hawaii at Hilo Geology Department. UH Hilo isn't a volcano, but it's a good school to learn about volcanoes. It is located on the slopes of Mauna Loa, and I learned a lot from teaching about volcanoes there!

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