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Out of the Inferno:Volcanoes
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The Volcanoes of North America
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Paricutin

A 1944 photo of Paricutin, which was formed in a cornfield in Central Mexico.

Credit: R.E. Wilcox, U.S. Geological Survey, courtesy of the National Geophysical Data Center.

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