10 Steaming Facts You Need To Know About Volcanoes

Volcano Gods

Volcanoes have long been associated with divinity throughout various cultures. Hawaiians, for example, revere the volcano gods, which they believe are active in today’s world. Llao and Skell are the two notable gods.

Volcanic Explosivity Index

The Volcanic Explosivity Index was produced back in 1982 in an effort to gauge how destructive a volcano may be. There are eruptions almost daily. Category Three are known for being “severe,” while Four and Five only occur every few decades or centuries, and are the worst known to man.