How many volcanoes would you guess are erupting right this minute?
Would you guess 5? Would you guess 10?
Try 25 – many of them in the Far East, but plenty in Central and South America around the so-called “ring of fire.”
Check out this map from VolcanoDiscovery.com of the 25 currently erupting volcanoes today.
And all this activity is sparking fears by seismological experts and ordinary people who live near hundreds of active and dormant volcanoes from California to Japan about the next possible big one.
At least three potential super-volcanos have the attention of scientists worldwide because of the devastation any of them – two in the U.S. and one in Japan – could wreak on the planet,