The Ladies of Strange

The Ladies of Strange

Episode 92: Farting Volcano Lakes

September 10, 2020

Hello, Lovelies! Given the right circumstances, nature can do some crazy stuff, including carbonated lakes that douse the neighboring area in CO2. We first focus on a lake in Camaroon, Africa, that, unfortunately, caused 1,700 people to die overnight. This week we dive into the theory, the science, and some questionable 3rd grade humor.



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