Sunday, December 28, 2014

Want proof our world is changing? - Video: Japan's new island Nishinoshima has grown 10 times in size in the last year and is still growing -

Japan's newest island still increasing in size

27 December 2014 Last updated at 15:36 GMT
Authorities in Japan say a new island near Tokyo has grown more than 10 times in size since emerging during an underwater eruption in November 2013.
Researchers say Nishinoshima is now almost 2.3 sq km - and is estimated to rise about 110m above sea level.
The Japanese coast guard says red magma is still visible at the bottom of the crater and are advising ships to avoid the area.

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