Volcanos Slide Silently To Their Death


East of Fiji, between Tonga and Samoa is a feisty, earthquake-prone fault zone called the Tonga Trench. Earthquakes and resulting tsunamis are a concern here, just as they are along the Japan Trench and the even deeper Mariana Trench to the south near Guam.

via Volcanos Slide Silently To Their Death : Discovery News.