Volcanoes

OMNIMAX EXPERIENCE NOW OPEN Entry: OMNIMAX Ticket Required | Location: Robert D. Lindner Family OMNIMAX Theater BUY TICKETS A CMC exhibition presented by Mercury Museum Services Chocolate and its national tour were developed by The Field Museum, Chicago. This exhibition was supported, in part, by the National Science Foundation. Bold. Beautiful. Deadly. Volcanoes are often seen as destructive, but for billions of years, volcanoes have created our world. With over 500 active volcanoes, our planet is bursting at the seams with these forces of mass construction. Travel around the world: dodge boulders at the edge of an active volcano in Indonesia, descend to a boiling lava lake in Vanuatu, visit incredible acid ponds, geysers and mineral deposit fields in Ethiopia, walk the archaeological ghost town of Pompeii, dive beneath the waves to hydrothermal vents at the bottom of the ocean and witness the spectacular … Continue reading Volcanoes