Explosive Hazard Hiding Under African Lake

This image shows the stratification of Lake Kivu, with its lower, warmer waters separated from its higher, cooler waters. (D. Bouffard and A Wuest / AR Fluid Mechanics 2019)

Potential for Profit or Disaster

Health Editor’s Note: A lake in Africa, Lake Kiva, is not like the usual deep lake because it does not have convection. Layers of cold and warm water do not mix in this lake which lays on the East African Rift Valley, where Africa is being slowly pulled apart by tectonic forces where volcanic activity increases.  This sets up a scenario for a potential huge explosion causing a deadly natural disaster for the area. Read to find out how this could happen…..Carol 

Carol graduated from Riverside White Cross School of Nursing in Columbus, Ohio and received her diploma as a registered nurse. She attended Bowling Green State University where she received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in History and Literature. She attended the University of Toledo, College of Nursing, and received a Master’s of Nursing Science Degree as an Educator.

She has traveled extensively, is a photographer, and writes on medical issues. Carol has three children RJ, Katherine, and Stephen – one daughter-in-law; Katie – two granddaughters; Isabella Marianna and Zoe Olivia – and one grandson, Alexander Paul. She also shares her life with husband Gordon Duff, many cats, and two rescue pups.

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