Earth burn - Lanzarote, Islas Canarias, España
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ariberna
N 29° 00.349 W 013° 45.200
28R E 621423 N 3209270
Quick Description: Demostration of volcanic activity
Location: Islas Canarias, Spain
Date Posted: 8/31/2021 1:58:36 AM
Waymark Code: WM14WA1
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1
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Long Description:
The lunar and volcanic landscapes of the Timanfaya National Park still register volcanic activity. Reaching temperatures of up to 600 ° C in some places. This is what park staff demonstrate in a series of outdoor activities. One of them is as on the surface the substrate can reach 120 °, a worker with a shovel takes a shovel of volcanic pebbles (bauxite) and will give you a handful, which you will have to "make dance" from hand to hand so as not to burn yourself. Is hery hot!
Scientific Principle(s) being demonstrated:
the earth burns


Briefly explain if the experiment was effective for you. Could it have been better?:
yes, the temperature is very elevated.


When is the apparatus/experiment available to the public:
forever


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