Ol Doinyo Lengai – The Mountain of God

Ol Doinyo Lengai in Tanzania, approximately 20miles (30km) to the south of Lake Natron, is one of the most peculiar volcanoes. Whereas all other volcanoes eject silicate based lava at a temperature of 1000°c plus, this gorgeous monster, at 2980metres (9780ft), ejects molten natrocarbonate at around 5-600°C. and is the only known active example of…