Guide to Stratovolcanoes of the World
Questions to Ponder and Web Resources
Why is it important to study the history of a volcano?
Why are robot explorers like Dante important to the exploration of volcanoes?
Design your own robot to explore a volcano. What do you want to measure and record? What environmental factors do you need to consider in your design? Draw or build a model of your robot. Can it withstand a "bomb" rolled down the side of the "volcano"?
Visit the USGS Volcano website for lots of information on all types of volcanoes, including Mt. Spurr and Crater Peak.