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mud volcano

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(Geological Science) a cone-shaped mound formed from fine mud ejected, with gases and water, from hot springs, geysers, etc, in volcanic regions
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Instead, I'm in rural Azerbaijan, on the very eastern tip of Europe, enjoying the amazing natural wonder of the nation's famous mud volcanoes.
The next on the must-visit list are the curious mud volcanoes of Azerbaijan.
Ride to thrill Trek in Saddle Peak National Park What: Any outdoor enthusiasts' consensus will tell you that a holiday made of trekking trails to dizzying heights, active mud volcanoes, and turtle nesting grounds is hard to be trumped.
Important to note, Azerbaijan is in the first place in the world for the number of mud volcanoes - one of the visible signs of the presence of oil and gas reserves hidden deep beneath land and sea in the Caspian region.
Geologists say the sea-bed might rise much further, judging by the mud volcanoes found in the bed's seismically active areas, giving way to springs of water.
Also important to note, Azerbaijan is in the first place in the world for the amount of mud volcanoes - one of the visible signs of the presence of oil and gas reserves hidden deep beneath land and sea in the Caspian region.
1-magnitude earthquake at Makran triggered the formation of mud volcanoes off Gwadar.
It could be via horseback, Segway tours, bicycling, or even Ferrari drives, therapeutic baths in Azerbaijan's mud volcanoes, a walking tour from Zagreb to the Adriatic coast in Croatia or camping in the Brazil's Amazonian forests, fissure snorkelling in Iceland, Horseback safaritrails in South Africa," says Pai.
After he's carried you up mountains crawling with tarantulas, plunged you in mud volcanoes and man-eating Cuban potholes, taken you on a sleep-over atop a Guatemalan pyramid, introduced you to frightening Serbian giants and Japanese sumo wrestlers and taught you how to transform an Argentinean beauty into a wife, it dawns on you: the tarantulas and mud volcanoes and pyramids and giants are all just wonderful props.
Nearly half of all the mud volcanoes on Earth are concentrated in Azerbaijan and it is a tourist attraction, which is nominated for the New 7 Wonders of Nature," Dayana said.
London, Oct 28 (ANI): Mud volcanoes in Greenland, which erupted 3.
The mud volcanoes at Isua, in Southwest Greenland, have been identified as a possible birthplace for life on Earth by an international team headed by researchers from the Laboratoire de Geologie de Lyon: Terre, Planetes et Environnement (CNRS/Universite Claude Bernard Lyon 1/ENS de Lyon).