Earliest Volcano Painting

Here is an old article, but one I came across again today and thought I would share.

Volcanoes come up often as the inspiration for ancient myths, and if the theory discussed here is correct, this would be the earliest depiction of a volcanic eruption by a historical witness. Geologists date the event as happening 8,900 years ago.

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