Volcano
Magma crystallization makes volcanoes more explosive  PHYS.ORG · 1 day
A new paper from scientists at The University of Manchester has discovered why some volcanic eruptions are more explosive than others. more
Volcanic ash sparks a new discovery  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 days
Imagine you're getting ready to fly to your favorite vacation destination when suddenly a volcano erupts, sending massive amounts of volcanic ash into the atmosphere, and forcing the cancellation of your flight. That's exactly what happened... more
Infrasound from underwater volcano erupting shows formation of gigantic bubbles  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
A team of researchers with the U.S. Geological Survey and the University of Alaska has found that they could estimate the size of bubbles that form from underwater... more
What happens under the Yellowstone volcano?  PHYS.ORG · 6 days
Yellowstone National Park in the USA, with its geysers and hot springs, is a major attraction for tourists. However, especially in times of little news, the media often focuses on the Yellowstone supervolcano, which last erupted... more
What happens under the Yellowstone Volcano?  SCIENCE DAILY · 6 days
A recent study helps to better explain the processes in the Earth's interior beneath the Yellowstone supervolcano. more
Underwater Volcano Creates Bubbles More Than a Quarter-Mile Across  LIVE SCIENCE · 6 days
In the early 20th century, sailors near Alaska reported seeing black bubbles seeming to boil out from the sea. They weren't wrong. more
Northern fur seals multiply on steaming Alaska volcano  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Alaska's northern fur seal population for three decades has been classified as depleted, but the marine mammals are showing up in growing numbers at an unlikely location—a tiny island that forms the... more
Nearly a decade in the making, exoplanet-hunting instrument installed in Hawaii  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
A top a dormant volcano in Hawaii, an extremely delicate instrument—designed to help scientists find distant worlds—is scattered across the floor in hundreds of pieces. more
Early warning signals heralded fatal collapse of Krakatau volcano  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
On 22 December 2018, a flank of the Anak Krakatau plunged into the Sunda strait between the Indonesian islands of Sumatra and Java, triggering a tsunami that killed 430 people.... more
Early warning signals heralded fatal collapse of Krakatau volcano  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
On 22 December 2018, a flank of the Anak Krakatau volcano plunged into the Sunda strait between the Indonesian islands of Sumatra and Java, triggering a tsunami that killed 430... more
Humanity's emissions '100-times greater' than volcanoes  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Human activity churns out up to 100 times more planet-warming carbon each year as all the volcanoes on Earth, says a decade-long study released Tuesday. more
Scientists quantify global volcanic CO2 venting; estimate total carbon on Earth  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Volcanoes, colliding and spreading continental and oceanic plates, and other phenomena re-studied with innovative high-tech tools, provide important fresh insights to Earth's innermost workings, scientists say. more
Giant telescope project in Hawaii delayed by protests  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
Anger is brewing on the Big Island of Hawaii over plans to build a giant telescope on a dormant volcano that is highly sacred to the region's native population. more
Hidden World of Undersea Volcanoes and Lava Flows Discovered Off Italian Coast  LIVE SCIENCE · 4 weeks
Scientists have discovered a new volcanic complex near southwestern Italy caused by an unusual type of fault. more
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