Zombie volcano beneath New Zealand


There’s somthing hiding beheath Matata, a small coastal town 125 miles from Auckland, on New Zealand’s North Island. According to reports Monday, scientists recently discovered a massive magma build-up, possibly signaling the beginnings of a new volcano. But oddly, this Zombie volcano beneath New Zealand is nowhere near an active volcano. According to geophysicist Ian Hamling, since 1950 an incredible influx of magma – enough to fill 80,000 Olympic-sized swimming pools – has accumulated beneath the…

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