Volcans /
Informative Cards


- This item is in French language, please select the product "Volcanoes" for the English version -

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


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