Volcanoes /
Informative Cards


- English language -

At rest or in action, volcanoes are fascinating to watch. Each one is different: small, big, pointed, wide, submarine, extraterrestrial... The magma coming from the depths of the Earth comes out calmly or in a spectacular explosion. This collection explores the captivating and diverse world of volcanoes.

This package contains 10 small cards:

Ruapehu : a crater lake
Fuji : an almost perfect volcano
Pinatubo : dangerous ashes
Mount Erebus : a volcano in Antarctica
Loihi : an underwater volcano
Mauna Loa : largest active Earth volcano
Ojos del Salado : highest active volcano on Earth
Prometheus : a lunar volcano of Jupiter
Yellowstone : calderas on the volcano
Kilauea : lava tunnels

Texts: Hélène Gaonac'h
Illustrations: Simon Roussin
Partners: The University of Quebec in Montreal (www.mdc.uqam.ca) and the Quebec Ministry of Economy, Science and Innovation


Each card has a size of 6.3 cm x 8.9 cm (2.5 in x 3.5 in) and the complete package is 0.4 cm (0.25 in) thick


Microfiches are educational and fun cards, written by renowned researchers and illustrated by talented artists!