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Media coverage: Remnants of Pink Terraces discovered

Peter Griffin posted in on February 3rd, 2011.

A New Zealand-US team of scientists have discovered remnants of the Pink Terraces under Lake Rotomahana.  The Pink and White Terraces, which disappeared during the 1886 Mount Tarawera eruption, were regarded as the eighth wonder of the natural world. Project leader Corne de Ronde, of GNS Science, revealed that the discovery had been made only […]

3 News: Underwater exploration to find 8th wonder of the world

Peter Griffin posted in on January 28th, 2011.

An international team made up of scientists from GNS Science, Waikato University and the US are using submersible vehicles (UAVs) to explore Lake Rotomahana, with one of the aims being to find out what happened to the Pink and White Terraces. The Terraces, described as the 8th wonder of the natural world, were submerged when […]

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