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Tomorrow Daily 048: An almost indestructible robot, a robo-couch, volcano selfies, and more

Adventurer and explorer George Kourounis snapped a self-portrait at the bottom of Marum Crater, a volcanic location so inhospitable, it's possible fewer people have been there than have been to the moon. Where would you want to go if you could snap a selfie anywhere?

By September 8, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 048: An almost indestructible robot, a robo-couch, volcano selfies, and more

On today's show, a soft robot that can withstand extremes like snow, fire, wind, and water; students in Australia create a robotic couch; and adventurer George Kourounis descends into a volcano for the selfie of a lifetime.

By September 8, 2014

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Quadcopter captures footage of active volcano

A quadcopter enthusiast flew a DJI Phantom into an active volcano in Vanuatu, escaping with some awesome footage.

By March 17, 2014

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Drilling surprise opens door to volcano-powered electricity

Can enormous heat deep in the earth be harnessed to provide energy for us on the surface?

By January 29, 2014

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Earth now has one of solar system's biggest volcanoes

Deep in the Pacific Ocean, Tamu Massif is an inactive volcano that's as big as New Mexico and comparable to the massive Olympus Mons on Mars.

By September 6, 2013

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There are extreme selfies, and then there's this

Four adventurers and filmmakers went to the world's most dangerous and inaccessible volcano, and lived to tell about it. Oh, and they took a few selfies.

By September 5, 2014

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Technology vs the volcano: iPad, silver lining, anywhere you go

As the Eyjafjallajökull volcano continues to cause travel misery, plucky travellers are turning to the Web, Skype and even their iPad -- in some cases to get married and run countries

By April 20, 2010

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Eyjafjallajökull volcano erupts on to the Web

The Eyjafjallajökull volcano may be causing misery for travellers, but it looks pretty from space. We round up some of the Web sites showing some lava love

By April 16, 2010

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Lonely Planet offers free iPhone city guides for volcano victims

A bunch of the Lonely Planet guides for the iPhone are free until Thursday in a bid to help travellers trapped in ashy boredom on the Continent

By April 20, 2010

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When your high school gets you arrested for a science project

Last year Kiera Wilmot was busted for simulating a volcano with toilet cleaner and foil. Her record still lists felony arrest.

By May 31, 2014