El Hierro Volcano Dominates NASA’s First Photo Tournament
The El Hierro volcano was below the ocean's surface when it erupted last year, but it still managed to come out on top. Specifically, it won NASA's first ever Tournament: Earth photo competition. The contest put 32 photos of the Earth up against each other "March Madness" style, and even though El Hierro entered the tournament with an unimpressive number seven seed, it managed to take down all comers and win. Take a look at the full photo, and the ones it beat after the jump.Read on...