Man vs Geology – The Road to Victory

So now an Icelandic volcano named after something with too few vowels is trying to take out Europe; I think it’s worth breaking out one of my favourite items of historical/geological trivia:

The Mount Tamobora eruption of 1815 may have been responsible for the invention of the bicycle and Frankenstein.

And I’m warning you, if this thing continues, I’m going to write a serious blog about volcanoes having unexpected consequences….


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