Mount Fuji—Sleeping Power
Lecture no. 2 from the course: The World's Greatest Geological Wonders
Taught by Professor Michael E. Wysession | 32 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course
Turn from eruptions to volcanoes themselves—in particular, Mount Fuji in Japan, a sacred site whose nearly perfect cone shape is a popular subject in Japanese art. Investigate the origin of volcanoes such as Mount Fuji and the special conditions that produce their sturdy symmetrical cones.