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Volcano apocalypse: ‘Blobs' beneath Pacific and Africa could coat Earth in 100km of lava

1 month ago   |   By Daily Express

GIANT blobs which sit beneath Africa and the Pacific ocean could contain enough matter to cover the entire planet in 100 kilometres of lava, scientists have revealed in a shocking prediction.
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Hidden Figures inspiration NASA's Katherine Johnson dies aged 101

Hidden Figures inspiration NASA's Katherine Johnson dies aged 101

The NASA mathematician who served as the inspiration for hit 2016 film Hidden Figures has passed away at the age of 101. Katherine Johnson was one of several influential... Read more ...

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Zoe Beckman

Zoe Beckman

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