Photo Gallery: Could a New Canary Island Be in the Making?
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Photo Gallery: Could a New Canary Island Be in the Making?

Underwater Lava Eruptions Could Create New Island in the Canaries

What would the island be called? And who would own it? Spewing magma and growing in height, an underwater volcano off the Canary Island of El Hierro has captured the imagination of locals in recent weeks. It could eventually rise from the sea to create a new part of the archipelago.