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Cubic Metre

Now there's a bit more of a chill in the air I thought it would be a good time to remind you that we sell logs! Hardwood 110 softwood 90 a mixture of the two 100. Fully seasoned. A load is 1.6 cubic metres.

from BBC News

Japan's Sakurajima volcano due for major eruption within 30 years, say scientists

Japan's Sakurajima volcano due for major eruption within 30 years, say scientists #Science #iNewsPhoto

from thesun.co.uk

Teacher recalls Aberfan disaster

The Aberfan disaster was a catastrophic collapse of a colliery spoil tip in the Welsh village of Aberfan, near Merthyr Tydfil, on 21 October 1966, killing 116 children in the school and 28 adults. It was caused by a build-up of water in the accumulated rock and shale, which suddenly started to slide downhill in the form of slurry

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Aberfan Disaster - Click on the picture and it will take you to actual witness reports from children, teachers and rescuers. It made me feel frightened for them...

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The world's largest pyramid is hidden under a mountain in Mexico... Known variously as the Great Pyramid of Cholula, Pirámide Tepanapa, or, in the indigenous Nahuatl language, Tlachihualtepetl, or ‘artificial mountain’, the structure measures 400 square metres and has a total volume of 4.45 million cubic metres, almost twice that of the Great Pyramid of Giza.

from Mail Online

This will bug you... The indestructible micro-animals that can survive the vacuum of space - and most of them are after your blood

Would this make you jump? The springtail is one of the most abundant 'micro-creature' on the planet, with an estimated 100,000 of them for each cubic metre of soil

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