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Virtual Geology Field Trips
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Roger Weller, geology instructor   

wellerr@cochise.edu   copyright 2017-R.Weller


Pele's hair-E- closer view
Kilauea volcano
During an eruption, wind blows lava into thin glassy hairs like fiberglass.

 


Pele's hair                                                                                                                                        3876a

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