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Would you live near an active volcano? Or is the threat of eruption someday too much for you to deal with?

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Asked by Allergic2Stupid at 11:43 PM on Apr. 24, 2010 in Politics & Current Events

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  • it is a scary thought. i live near the rocky mountains. i dont know if there are any "active" ones around. are there?

    Answer by jennifer588 at 11:45 PM on Apr. 24, 2010

  • I live near several volcanoes. You cannot really live where there is no volcanoes. The Earth could pop a new volcano up under you at any time. Like a giant zit. :)

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:46 PM on Apr. 24, 2010

  • IDK... maybe...

    Answer by VeronicaLee at 11:48 PM on Apr. 24, 2010

  • I used to think I wanted to see Yellowstone national park one day, until I watched a show about how it is a volcano. Pretty creepy, I don't think I want to go anymore.

    Answer by BlooBird at 11:49 PM on Apr. 24, 2010


    Answer by Anonymous at 11:49 PM on Apr. 24, 2010

  • No fear. Please go see Yellowstone and every other NP within reach. Take your kids-just a wealth of knowledge and wildlife available. Last Summer my daughter and I were considering a trip to Iceland, but ended up choosing another country. From the documentaries I've seen, Iceland looks beautiful.


    Answer by Sisteract at 11:57 PM on Apr. 24, 2010

  • Maybe. Would depend on which type of volcano and what type of activity. There are some where even if the volcano hasn't erupted in years, there is this constant mudslide always going as there's an ongoing cycle of rain mixing with ash and debris. Places around those kinds of volcanoes are leveled once every few years. Not living there. But somewhere like Alaska, that's sitting on top of a dozen or so, that wouldn't be as bad.

    Answer by NotPanicking at 12:07 AM on Apr. 25, 2010

  • I live near an inactive one but it is supposedly going to erupt some time in the near future.. I figure we are all going o die some day so hey I can't change it. Just live for today with out being consumed be fear.

    Answer by hot-mama86 at 1:17 AM on Apr. 25, 2010

  • Bloobird, Yellowstone is my fav place on earth. Go see it. You won't regret it.

    Answer by Carpy at 4:26 AM on Apr. 25, 2010

  • Sure! I would move to Hawaii in a heartbeat!!! :o)

    Answer by LoriKeet at 11:16 AM on Apr. 25, 2010

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