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|The volcanic island of Manam, located off the coast of mainland Papua New Guinea, released a plume beginning on June 17, 2007. The Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Aqua satellite captured this image on June 18. In this image, the plume blows eastward from the tiny island toward the mainland. The plume’s pale color suggests that it is comprised predominantly of wat...||08/29/2007||511|
|Two live volcanos, Papua, New Guinea.||10/21/2005||725|
|Off the southeast tip of Papua New Guinea lies a string of small volcanic islands and coral reefs collectively called the Louisiade Archipelago.||11/01/2005||523|
|The Swamp Ghost is a Boeing B-17E Flying Fortress piloted by Captain Frederick 'Fred' C. Eaton, Jr, that crashed in Papua New Guinea during the Second World War in 1942. The plane was rediscovered in 1972 in Agaiambo swamp, Oro Province. It was salvaged in 2006 and moved to Lae wharf where it lies waiting for permission to be transferred to the United States.||03/19/2008||4,373|
|Any reader of Illuminatus! knows of Fernando Po, or Poo.|
Bioko Island is an 800 square mile island located 20 miles (32 km) off the coast of Cameroon in west central Africa. Bioko, formerly Fernando Po, is a part of the African country of Equatorial Guinea, known as Spanish Guinea before its independence from Spain in 1968. E...
|Possible native village in New Guinea. I can make out 5 or maybe 6 dwellings and there are definate tracks in the area.||11/02/2007||650|
|Bioko is an island off the west coast of Africa in the Gulf of Guinea, formerly called Fernando Po or Fernando Poo (Wikipedia). It is part of Equatorial Guinea. Infamous as a plot focus in Robert Shea and Robert Anton Wilson's seminal "Illuminatus!" series.||08/13/2005||365|
|Bagana Volcano on Bougainville Island in Papua New Guinea sent a wispy plume southward on June 28, 2007. The Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) flying on NASA’s Terra satellite took this picture the same day. In this image, Bagana’s plume appears dingy gray, snaking its way over Bougainville and the Solomon Sea.|
Bagana is a symmetrical cone formed from hardened...
|Really cool clouds in the Brooks Range in Alaska.||08/14/2005||338|
|Rabaul Volcanoes, New Guinea. The last major eruption, Tavurvur, happened in 1994.||09/07/2005||755|
Nukuoro Atoll, Federated States of Micronesia
image and data from : Earth Observatory
Located just north of the equator (3.85° North, 154.9° East),
this classically shaped atoll is part of the Caroline Islands,
which stretch northeast of Papua New Guinea in the we...
|Lonely clouds surrounding a lake in in Pavlovci village.||01/26/2008||450|