Ice Cold Volcanic Eruptions

Discussion in 'General Science' started by Glenn Holland, May 15, 2015.

  1. Glenn Holland

    Thread Starter Member

    Dec 26, 2014
    This bizarre phenomenon is known as an "Icecano" which is caused by waves repeatedly forcing water through cracks in an ice sheet near the beach.

    They build up ice cones the same way lava forms a conventional volcano. During extremely cold weather, hundreds of erupting icecanoes can be seen on the shore of the Great Lakes near Chicago.

    Last edited: May 15, 2015
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  2. studiot

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    Nov 9, 2007
    Thank you Glenn, I for one had not heard of these before.