Volcano
Volcano eruption at different latitudes: A switch of hemispheric monsoon rainfall change  PHYS.ORG · 4 hours
Volcanic eruptions eject sulfur dioxide gas high into the atmosphere, forming sulfate aerosol chemically, and block the incoming sunlight like an umbrella. This causes... more
'Crystal clocks' used to time magma storage before volcanic eruptions  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 days
The molten rock that feeds volcanoes can be stored in the Earth's crust for as long as a thousand years, a result which may help with volcanic hazard... more
'Crystal clocks' used to time magma storage before volcanic eruptions  PHYS.ORG · 4 days
The molten rock that feeds volcanoes can be stored in the Earth's crust for as long as a thousand years, a result which may help with volcanic hazard... more
Apollo moon rocks shed new light on Earth's volcanoes  REUTERS · 5 days
Fifty years after humans first set foot on the moon, scientists believe rock samples collected by Apollo astronauts... more
Artificial intelligence to monitor volcanoes  PHYS.ORG · 6 days
More than half of the world's active volcanoes are not monitored instrumentally. Hence, even very serious eruptions occur with no warning for nearby populations of the upcoming disaster. As a first and early step toward a volcano early... more
'Artificial intelligence' fit to monitor volcanoes  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 week
More than half of the world's active volcanoes are not monitored instrumentally. Hence, even eruptions that could have rung an alarm can occur without people at risk having a clue of the upcoming disaster. A research... more
Exploring a desert portal to other worlds  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Ali Bramson clutched her neon pink umbrella as she trekked across the frozen lava that spilled from Amboy Crater in California's Mojave Desert. She and her fellow University of Arizona graduate students were tasked... more
Pakistan's 'Earthquake Island' Has Vanished  LIVE SCIENCE · 2 weeks
A mud-volcano island that burst from the waters off the coast of Pakistan during a deadly earthquake in 2013 has disappeared beneath the waves. more
New clues to the origin of massive underwater volcano, Tamu Massif  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
The discovery of Tamu Massif, a gigantic volcano located about 1,000 miles east of Japan, made big news in 2013 when researchers reported it was the... more
Geoscientists Were Wrong About the 'World's Largest Volcano'  LIVE SCIENCE · 2 weeks
Back in 2013, Tamu Massif -- a giant underwater volcano off the coast of Japan -- stole Hawaii's crown as the largest single volcano in the world. But it's not a true... more
Research yields new clues to the origin of Tamu Massif  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
The discovery of Tamu Massif, a gigantic volcano located about 1,000 miles east of Japan, made big news in 2013 when researchers reported it was the largest single... more
Rare Lake of Bubbling Lava Discovered on Remote Antarctic Island  LIVE SCIENCE · 2 weeks
A huge lake of sizzling hot lava has been discovered in a volcano on a remote sub-Antarctic island in the South Atlantic Ocean. more
Stromboli clears up ash after deadly volcano eruption  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
The village of Ginostra on Stromboli began sweeping away layers of ash on Thursday, the day after a dramatic volcanic eruption on the tiny Italian island killed a hiker. more
Rare lava lake  ESA · 3 weeks
The Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission captures a persistent lava lake on the remote Mount Michael volcano more
Volcano erupts on Sicily's Stromboli island; 1 person killed  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Italian news agency ANSA says eruptions from a volcano on the Sicilian island of Stromboli sent about 30 tourists jumping into the sea for safety. more
Discovery of rare lava lake on remote sub-Antarctic island  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
A team of scientists has discovered a rare lava lake on a remote and inaccessible sub-Antarctic island. There are around 1500 land-based volcanoes on Earth, but despite the popular perception... more
Life on Icy Alien Worlds May Resemble Creatures Under Submerged Hawaiian Volcano  SPACE.COM · 3 weeks
What do a deep underwater volcano in Hawaii and Saturn's moon have in common? Astrobiologists are hoping the answer to that question is life. more
Papua New Guinea deploys army to help volcano emergency  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Troops have been sent to help thousands of people displaced by a volcanic eruption on a remote archipelago in Papua New Guinea, the prime minister said Friday, as a second... more
Raikoke Volcano's Eruption Seen from Space (Photos)  SPACE.COM · 4 weeks
New photos of Earth from space reveal a brown ash plume billowing from the Raikoke volcano in the North Pacific Ocean following an eruption on Saturday (June 22). more
Papua New Guinea volcano erupts sending residents fleeing  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
Papua New Guinea's volatile Ulawun volcano—designated one of the world's most hazardous—erupted Wednesday, spewing lava high in the air and sending residents fleeing. more
Breathable lava suits: volcanologist field-tested and approved  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
When working near lava at 1,300 to 2,000 degrees Fahrenheit, the terms 'lightweight' and 'comfortable' might not apply to a volcanologist's protective clothing. more
Santorini volcano, a new terrestrial analogue of Mars  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
The Greek island of Santorini is now one of the most popular tourist destinations in the Mediterranean, but 3,600 years ago it suffered one of the largest volcanic eruptions in recorded history.... more
We probed Santorini's volcano with sound to learn what's going on beneath the surface  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
The island of Santorini in the Mediterranean has attracted people for millennia. Today, it feels magical to watch the sun... more
Volcano Raikoke spits ash over Bering Sea  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
An unexpected and powerful eruption started at Raikoke volcano in the Kuril Islands on 21 June 2019. This image, which was captured on 22 June, shows the brown ash plumes rising high above the... more
Raikoke spits ash  ESA · 4 weeks
The Copernicus Sentinel-3 mission captured the unexpected ash plumes of the Raikoke volcano erupting more
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