Living With Volcanoes

In Maori tradition volcanoes and earthquakes are the work of Ruaumoko. Ruaumoko is the restless unborn child of Papatuanuku, the Earth Mother. In the twenty-first century we’re still fascinated by the violence and beauty of volcanoes. They remind us of the power of our planet — a power that can create and destroy. And in New Zealand, for better or worse, we’ve chosen to build our largest city amongst them. More »

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