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Volcanic Odysseys
Ep: 1 "Crossing the Danakil"
Volcanologist Thomas Pfeiffer, together with his team of local experts, cater to the adventurous and volcano curious and take guests on exciting journeys around the world to the most eruptive volcanoes. From the notorious and deadly Krakatoa, to the remote and inhospitable heat of the Danakill Depression of Ethiopia, Volcano Discovery will follow Thomas and his crew as they take viewers into world of beauty and awe of this somewhat misunderstood spectacle.
Episodes
Ep 1
Crossing the Danakil
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Ep 2
The Child of Fire
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Ep 3
The Gates of Hell
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Ep 4
The Fires of Pelee
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Crossing the Danakil
German volcanologist Tom Pfeiffer takes a group of volcano climbers on an adventure across the Danakil, and then on to the summit of the Erte Ale volcano to see one of the world's few active lava lakes. (1 of 4)
The Child of Fire
When Tom Pfeiffer hears that Anak appears to be going into a violent phase, he hops on a plane to Indonesia to see if the Child of Fire is ready to repeat the pattern of its ancestor. (2 of 4)
The Gates of Hell
Tom Pfeffier and a group of volcano climbers head to Mount Etna to see if they will get lucky to catch a paroxysmal eruption. (3 of 4)
The Fires of Pelee
A sudden collapse of the crater floor and a massive eruption drains Hawaii's Kilauea volcano of lava, making it possible to explore. (4 of 4)