Pressure from 2011 Earthquake Leaves Mt. Fuji Ready to Blow its Top

July 21, 2014 by  
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Long-revered and much-climbed, Japan’s Mount Fuji looks like it’s ready to blow it’s top after more than 300 years of dormancy. A new study by a team of French and Japanese researchers reveals that an increase in tectonic pressure from the massive 9.0 earthquake that struck Japan in 2011 and caused the Fukushima meltdown has left Fuji in prime condition for an eruption . Read the rest of Pressure from 2011 Earthquake Leaves Mt. Fuji Ready to Blow its Top Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: brenguier , disaster , earth , earthquake , eruption , fuji , Fukushima , geology , institute , Japan , mount , natural , sciences , volcanic , volcano

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Pressure from 2011 Earthquake Leaves Mt. Fuji Ready to Blow its Top

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