Eruption fears rise at New Zealand's 'Mount Doom'
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Eruption fears rise at New Zealand's 'Mount Doom'

Wellington : New Zealand | Nov 18, 2012 at 3:57 PM PST
Source: Channel NewsAsia
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A New Zealand volcano that featured as Mount Doom in "The Lord of the Rings" movies is in danger of erupting as pressure builds in a subterranean vent, officials said on Monday. The Department of Conservation (DOC) warned hikers to avoid the summit of Mount Ruapehu, saying that temperature readings... FULL ARTICLE AT Channel NewsAsia
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Mt. Ruapehu, New Zealand
Mt. Ruapehu, New Zealand
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