Daredevil Ventures Inside Volcano

Drew Bristol is seen descending into Marum Volcano on Ambrym Island in this photo taken from the YouTube video of the event. YouTube

A daredevil got very close to a fiery volcano in a clip that's gone viral on the web.

This amazing YouTube video shows extreme climber Drew Bristol wearing a protective suit just yards from a lake of lava on an island near Australia in the South Pacific.

Warnings at the Marum Volcano on Ambrym Island tell visitors to keep their distance from the crater, but Bristol says he wanted the thrill of venturing inside the volcano.

On "The Early Show," co-anchor Erica Hill said, "We do not recommend you ever try that."

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