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Why Does Mount Etna Erupt?
“His theory suggests that Mount Etna is not directly the result of tectonic plate boundary activity, but that it resulted from decompression melting of upper mantle material flowing around the nearby edge of an Ionian slab that is slowly sinking into the Earth’s mantle.” Quoted from the Monash University press release.