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Gas escaping at the fountains creates large bubbles, several meters in diameter. The expanding gas tears the liquid magma into fragments and thin threads, called Pele's hair. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Gas escaping at the fountains creates large bubbles, several meters in diameter. The expanding gas tears the liquid magma into fragments and thin threads, called Pele's h...
File: ertaale_e36953.jpg | 5781 Hits | + 5 similar images
Copyright: Tom Pfeiffer
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Image found in Erta Ale volcano, expedition 02/08 - lava fountains
Blond Pele's hair is all over the place as here on nice pahoehoe lava folds of older lava. The recent activity of the lava lake creates so much of it that it forms a layer. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Blond Pele's hair is all over the place as here on nice pahoehoe lava folds of older lava. The recent activity of the lava lake creates so much of it that it forms a laye...
File: erta_ale_i40167.jpg | 1538 Hits | + 12 similar images
Copyright: Tom Pfeiffer
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Image found in Erta Ale volcano Nov 2010: lava colors
Exploding magma bubbles on the surface of the lava lake create Pele's hair (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Exploding magma bubbles on the surface of the lava lake create Pele's hair (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
File: erta_ale_i39267.jpg | 1009 Hits | + 21 similar images
Copyright: Tom Pfeiffer
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Obsidian knifes found near Filakopi (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Obsidian knifes found near Filakopi (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Copyright: Tom Pfeiffer
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Image found in Milos Island, Greece: photos from Oktober 2008 - additional photos
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On an enlarged section of the previous image, one can see the formation of Pele's hair - thin threads of lava glass, forming when bubbles burst and tear semi-liquid spatter apart. (c)
On an enlarged section of the previous image, one can see the formation of Pele's hair - thin threads of lava glass, forming when bubbles burst and tear semi-liquid spatt...
File: erta_ale_g9127a.jpg | 1487 Hits
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Image found in Danakil expedition Nov-Dec 08, part II: lava fountains
The pumice quarries of Lipari and the obsidian lava flow "Rocce Rosse" (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
The pumice quarries of Lipari and the obsidian lava flow "Rocce Rosse" (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Copyright: Tom Pfeiffer
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Image found in Stromboli to Etna Oct 08 (Part 1): Vulcano & Lipari Islands
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A big block of obsidian on Lipari Island (Eolian Islands) (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
A big block of obsidian on Lipari Island (Eolian Islands) (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Copyright: Tom Pfeiffer
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Image found in Stromboli to Etna: tour photos
... and in: Stromboli to Etna: tour photos (Oct 06)
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A piece of obsidian, so thin that it becomes transparent. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
A piece of obsidian, so thin that it becomes transparent. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Copyright: Tom Pfeiffer
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Image found in Stromboli to Etna: tour photos
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Pele's hair, produced by the fountaining of the lava lake and dispersed by wind, accumulates in cracks and corners of rocks on the ground. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Pele's hair, produced by the fountaining of the lava lake and dispersed by wind, accumulates in cracks and corners of rocks on the ground. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
File: erta_ale_g8133.jpg | 1944 Hits
Copyright: Tom Pfeiffer
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Image found in Danakil expedition Nov-Dec 08, part II: lava fountains
Obsidian (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Obsidian (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Copyright: Tom Pfeiffer
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Image found in Photo of the Day
Fragments of obsidian tools and a lava stone with interesting scratch marks. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Fragments of obsidian tools and a lava stone with interesting scratch marks. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Copyright: Tom Pfeiffer
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Image found in Additional Photos: Danakil 02/08
... and in: Desert, salt and volcanoes: February 2008 tour photos by Tom Pfeiffer
lipari_g13851.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
lipari_g13851.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Copyright: Tom Pfeiffer
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Image found in From Stromboli to Etna, April 09 (2): tour photos
lipari_g13855.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
lipari_g13855.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Copyright: Tom Pfeiffer
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Image found in From Stromboli to Etna, April 09 (2): tour photos
ethiopia_g10279.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
ethiopia_g10279.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Copyright: Tom Pfeiffer
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Image found in Expedition to the Danakil desert Jan-Feb 2009: tour photos
ethiopia_g10288.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
ethiopia_g10288.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Copyright: Tom Pfeiffer
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Image found in Expedition to the Danakil desert Jan-Feb 2009: tour photos
ethiopia_g10283.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
ethiopia_g10283.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Copyright: Tom Pfeiffer
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Image found in Expedition to the Danakil desert Jan-Feb 2009: tour photos
ethiopia_g10281.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
ethiopia_g10281.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Copyright: Tom Pfeiffer
ethiopia_g10277.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
ethiopia_g10277.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Copyright: Tom Pfeiffer
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Image found in Expedition to the Danakil desert Jan-Feb 2009: tour photos
ethiopia_g10275.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
ethiopia_g10275.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Copyright: Tom Pfeiffer
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Image found in Expedition to the Danakil desert Jan-Feb 2009: tour photos
ethiopia_g10280.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
ethiopia_g10280.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Copyright: Tom Pfeiffer
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Image found in Expedition to the Danakil desert Jan-Feb 2009: tour photos
ethiopia_g10284.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
ethiopia_g10284.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Copyright: Tom Pfeiffer
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Image found in Expedition to the Danakil desert Jan-Feb 2009: tour photos
vulcano_g13268.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
vulcano_g13268.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Copyright: Tom Pfeiffer
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Image found in Stromboli to Etna tour April 2009 (1) - tour photos
tz_d16322.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
tz_d16322.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Copyright: Tom Pfeiffer
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Image found in Empakai crater (Ngorongoro Highlands): flamingoes, obsidian and stromatolites
tz_d16315.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
tz_d16315.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Copyright: Tom Pfeiffer
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Image found in Empakai crater (Ngorongoro Highlands): flamingoes, obsidian and stromatolites
est_g6116.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
est_g6116.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Copyright: Tom Pfeiffer
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Image found in Stromboli to Etna Oct 08: additional photos
Concentric and cylindric cooling fractures developped along planes parallel to internal strain caused by the flow emplacement and contraction cooling.  (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Concentric and cylindric cooling fractures developped along planes parallel to internal strain caused by the flow emplacement and contraction cooling. (Photo: Tom Pfeiff...
File: est_g6115.jpg | 340 Hits
Copyright: Tom Pfeiffer
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Image found in Stromboli to Etna Oct 08 (Part 1): Vulcano & Lipari Islands
est_g6114.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
est_g6114.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
File: est_g6114.jpg | 291 Hits
Copyright: Tom Pfeiffer
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Image found in Stromboli to Etna Oct 08: additional photos
Round plates of the obsidian flow, caused by internal shear during the emplacement and gradual cooling of the viscous lava flow (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Round plates of the obsidian flow, caused by internal shear during the emplacement and gradual cooling of the viscous lava flow (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
File: est_g6113.jpg | 364 Hits
Copyright: Tom Pfeiffer
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Image found in Stromboli to Etna Oct 08 (Part 1): Vulcano & Lipari Islands
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lipari_d12963.jpg (c)
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lipari_d12961.jpg (c)
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Pele's hair and gas drifting out of the crater along with the changing wind. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Pele's hair and gas drifting out of the crater along with the changing wind. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Copyright: Tom Pfeiffer
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Image found in Erta Ale volcano, expedition 02/08 - lava fountains
The fountaining activity at the lava lake produces thin glass threads, called Pele's Hair, that drift out of the crater. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
The fountaining activity at the lava lake produces thin glass threads, called Pele's Hair, that drift out of the crater. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
File: ertaale_d21752.jpg | 4135 Hits
Copyright: Tom Pfeiffer
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Image found in Erta Ale volcano, expedition 02/08 - lava fountains
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