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    FROM the Times we learn that a volcanic outbreak has occurred at Fukushima, in Northern Japan. Large volumes of dust and vapour have been emitted, and the country for miles around has been covered with volcanic ash. Landslips of great extent have occurred in the same neighbourhood, and are supposed to be caused by the volcanic action.

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    Notes. Nature 48, 179–183 (1893) doi:10.1038/048179a0

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