Did you ever go through an all-black phase? Black clothes, black hair, black makeup, black everything? The great thing about all-black is that you can send two messages at once. First, that you're the coolest person in the room. And second, that cool as you are, you're ready for when things get hot, too. If that's a phase you never grew out of, Ol Doinyo Lengai won't judge — it's the coldest, blackest volcano in the world, and it's got the fastest lava of all.
A Cold, Black, Volcanic Heart
A Fast-Flowing Eruption
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Written by Reuben Westmaas November 13, 2017
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