15 Biggest Mega Eruptions in History

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While tsunamis, hurricanes, tornadoes, and wildfires are all awful natural disasters, few have quite as much potential to destroy human life as a volcanic eruption. Occurring when runny magma erupts through openings or vents in the earth’s crust and flows onto its surface as lava, the heat of the eruption, the sound emitted, and gasses produced can cause widespread destruction, with some eruptions being so bad that they had global consequences. So today, be prepared to be amazed as we count down the Top 15 Biggest Mega Eruptions!

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