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Vulcano,

island and volcano, Italy: see Lipari IslandsLipari Islands
, formerly Aeolian Islands
, Ital. Isole Eolie, volcanic island group (1991 pop. 10,382), 44 sq mi (114 sq km), Messina prov., NE Sicily, Italy, in the Tyrrhenian Sea. The group includes Lipari (14.5 sq mi/37.
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Geochemical survey of Levante Bay, Vulcano Island (Italy), a natural laboratory for the study of ocean acidification.
Falzone et al., "Tilt measurements at Vulcano Island," Annals of Geophysics, vol.
maritima and the archaeon Pyrococcus furiosus, discovered in hot marine sediments off Vulcano Island, Italy, both seem potentially useful for the production of fuels (such as ethanol or hydrogen) from biomass.