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Mud Eruption Threatens Villagers in Java

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Science  29 Sep 2006:
Vol. 313, Issue 5795, pp. 1865
DOI: 10.1126/science.313.5795.1865

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As a torrent of hot mud swamped rice paddies and inundated villages on the Indonesian island of Java, emergency crews last week started drilling a well to plug the eruption. (Read more.)