Sumatra faces yet another risk: Major volcanic eruptions

Sumatra faces yet another risk: Major volcanic eruptions

Posted: 16 May 2012 11:01 AM PDT

The early April earthquake of magnitude 8.6 that shook Sumatra was a grim reminder of the devastating earthquakes and tsunami that killed tens of thousands of people in 2004 and 2005. Now a new study shows that the residents of that region are at risk from yet another potentially deadly natural phenomenon — major volcanic eruptions.
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