Volcano
Copernicus Sentinel-1 reveals shared plumbing led to Agung awakening  ESA · 16 hours
When Mount Agung in Indonesia erupted in 2017, the search was on to find out why it had... more
Do volcanoes or an asteroid deserve blame for dinosaur extinction?  PHYS.ORG · 1 day
UC Berkeley scientists have obtained more precise dates for the Deccan Traps volcanic lava flows, linking peak activity more closely to the asteroid or comet impact 66 million... more
Do volcanoes or an asteroid deserve blame for dinosaur extinction?  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 day
Scientists have obtained more precise dates for the Deccan Traps volcanic lava flows, linking peak activity more closely to the asteroid or comet impact 66 million years ago... more
Mars’ lake may need an underground volcano to exist  SCIENCE-NEWS · 3 days
If a lake under Martian ice is real, there must be a subsurface magma pool to keep conditions warm enough for water to remain liquid, scientists say. more
'Phantom' volcanoes discovery signals new hope for North Sea oil and gas exploration  PHYS.ORG · 4 days
Geologists at the University of Aberdeen have discovered a huge swathe of the North Sea left unexplored for oil and gas because... more
Satellite images reveal interconnected plumbing system that caused Bali volcano to erupt  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 week
A team of scientists has used satellite technology provided by the European Space Agency to uncover why the Agung volcano in Bali erupted in... more
Satellite images reveal interconnected plumbing system that caused Bali volcano to erupt  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
A team of scientists, led by the University of Bristol, has used satellite technology provided by the European Space Agency (ESA) to uncover why... more
Erupting Indonesian volcano spews ash, lava  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Indonesia's Mount Merapi, one of the world's most active volcanoes, has spewed a plume of grey ash into the sky as fiery red molten lava streamed down from its crater. more
Lava, gas flowing out Indonesia volcano sends people fleeing  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
An eruption of one of Indonesia's most active volcanoes sent lava and searing gas clouds out the crater and made villagers leave the slopes, a volcanology official said Tuesday. more
MERMAIDs reveal secrets from below the ocean floor  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
Floating seismometers dubbed MERMAIDs -- Mobile Earthquake Recording in Marine Areas by Independent Divers -- reveal that Galápagos volcanoes are fed by a mantle plume reaching 1,900 km deep. By letting their... more
Kilauea eruption spurs creation of real-time air pollution network  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
As red molten lava oozed out of Kilauea on the Island of Hawaii ("the Big Island") in May 2018, destroying houses and property in its path, clouds of ash particles... more
Eruption spurs creation of real-time air pollution network  MIT · 3 weeks
Low-cost sensors on Hawaii's Kilauea volcano provide an educational resource and give insight into air quality across Big Island. more
Indonesia's Merapi volcano unleashes river of lava  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Indonesia's volatile Mount Merapi volcano has unleashed a river of lava that flowed 1,400 meters (4,590 feet) down its slopes. more
Extratropical volcanoes influence climate more than assumed  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
The eruption of Mount Pinatubo in 1991 had a significant impact on climate, decreasing global mean temperature by about 0.5°C. Like the famous eruptions of Krakatau (1883) and Tambora (1815), Pinatubo is located in... more
Five explosive things the 2018 eruption taught us about Kilauea  SCIENCE-NEWS · 4 weeks
Kilauea’s 2018 eruption allowed volcanologists a clear window into the processes that have shaped and influenced the world’s most watched volcano. more
Extratropical volcanoes influence climate more than assumed  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
The eruption of Mount Pinatubo in 1991 had a significant impact on climate, decreasing global mean temperature by about 0.5°C. Like the famous eruptions of Krakatau (1883) and Tambora (1815), Pinatubo is located in... more
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