The Roof at the Bottom of the World: Discovering the Transantarctic Mountains Hardcover – by Edmund Stump
(Photo:Mount Erebus ( /ˈɛrɪbəs/) is the second-highest volcano in Antarctica (after Mount Sidley) and the southernmost active volcano on Earth. It is the sixth highest ultra mountain on an island. With a summit elevation of 3,794 metres (12,448 ft), it is located on Ross Island, which is also home to three inactive volcanoes, Mount Terror, Mount Bird, and Mount Terra Nova.
The volcano has been active since c. 1.3 million years ago and is the site of the Mount Erebus Volcano Observatory run by the New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology. )
The Roof at the Bottom of the World: Discovering the Transantarctic MountainsHardcover – by Edmund Stump