When Trash Met Lava: VIDEO


This video isn't quite as funny, poignant or touching as the late Nora Ephron's When Harry Met Sally, but it's still pretty captivating: a team of scientist threw a 66 pound bag of garbage into Ethiopia's Erta Ale volcano to simulate what would happen if a human fell in. Answer: angry lava.

Watch the volcano spew forth, AFTER THE JUMP

(via Gawker)

Posted June 27, 2012 at 7:41am ETC by Andrew Belonsky
in Ethiopia, science