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Indonesian mud volcano ‘likely to continue erupting for another 26 yrs’

February 26th, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 26 (ANI): Researchers have estimated that the world's largest mud volcano, which left 13,000 families homeless, is likely to continue erupting for another 26 years.The volcano, in East Java, Indonesia, ... Read more...

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Mud volcano flow to last 26 years

February 25th, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Jakarta, Feb 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Researchers say the mud volcano in Indonesia that left several people homeless would continue to flow for the next 26 years.The volcano first erupted in 2006 in ... Read more...

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Over 100,000 downloads in two days of Indonesia’s version of Wikileaks

December 12th, 2010 - 1:46 pm ICT by BNO News
JAKARTA, INDONESIA (BNO NEWS) -- Two days into its opening, users of Indonesia's version of Wikileaks, Indoleaks, have already downloaded the available documents over 100,000 times.There are four documents currently available on ... Read more...

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Antarctica may have been formed by asteroid strike: Study

June 2nd, 2010 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 2 (ANI): According to a new study, a massive asteroid that hit the Timor Sea around 35 million years ago may have contributed to the formation of the Antarctic ice ... Read more...

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Microbes in deep-sea mud volcanoes may yield clues to alien life

April 8th, 2009 - 4:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 8 (ANI): Scientists have completed the first study of microbes that live within the plumbing of deep-sea mud volcanoes in the Gulf of Mexico, where conditions may resemble those in ... Read more...

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Drilling caused Indonesian mud volcano eruption

October 31st, 2008 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 31 (ANI): Petroleum geologists from around the globe have concluded that the east Java mud volcano was triggered by drilling of a nearby gas exploration well, not by an ... Read more...

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World’s fastest-growing mud volcano collapsing

May 29th, 2008 - 4:59 pm ICT by admin
Washington , May 29 (ANI): The fastest-growing mud volcano in the world, called Lusi, is collapsing and can even cave down to the depths of more than 140 metres, affecting the ... Read more...

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