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Lava From Mount Etna Used to Craft Furniture

After an eruption of Mount Etna last year, Sicilian duo Simone Farresin and Andrea Trimarchi of Formafantasma decided to experiment with the cooled lava and the shapes it could be molded into. Terming Mount Etna as a “mine without miners – it is excavating itself to expose its raw materials,” the duo collected the cooled lava as solidified dark grey basalt rock.

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Burning Hot Lava Helps Itself To a Couple Cans of Coke [video]

Advertising works. The moment this lava reaches the surface, you can see it jonesing for a Coca Cola. One can just won’t do, so this one has it going for two cans of Cola.