Heaven on Earth Meets Hell On Mars

Nisyros, Greece — Serene, Peaceful, Quaint Seaside Villages And One Giant, Active Volcano

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The main caldera. Under that crust which can’t be more than a few meters thick is flowing, hot lava. And yes, you can walk out there. See below
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Looking over the edge of the main caldera
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Yours truly in the caldera. It was hot, the ground was vibrating. Cool.
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look at the colors
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What a view.
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Me just outside of caldera #2 shortly after being overcome by gases. Yes, that is butt crack. Grow up.
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Caldera #2 edge. See that yellow stuff on the ground. Pure sulfur. Awesome.

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Research scientist (Ph.D. micro/mol biology), Thought middle manager, Everyday junglist, Selecta (Ret.), Boulderer, Cat lover, Fish hater

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