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The Secret of Australia’s Volcanoes Revealed

Why have there been so many eruptions since the age of the dinosaurs? Geoscientists at the University of Sydney can now provide a clear...

Venus’ Ancient Layered, Folded Rocks Point to Volcanic Origin

An international team of researchers has found that some of the oldest terrain on Venus, known as tesserae, has layering that seems consistent with...

Researcher Investigates the Most Lethal Volcanic Phenomena

Like many who grew up in East Germany, Dr. Gert Lube always yearned to travel and explore different places. Ten years after the fall...

Volcanic Ash May Have a Bigger Impact on the Climate Than We Thought

When volcanos erupt, these geologic monsters produce tremendous clouds of ash and dust — plumes that can blacken the sky, shut down air traffic,...

What If We Dumped All Our Trash Into Volcanoes?

Well, it seems logical. Volcanoes melt even the hardest of substances. If Sauron’s One Ring could not survive the fires of Mount Doom in...

Carbon Emissions From Volcanic Rocks Can Create Global Warming

Greenhouse gas emissions released directly from the movement of volcanic rocks are capable of creating massive global warming effects — a discovery that could...

Mystery of Why Mount St. Helens Is Out of Line With Other Volcanoes Solved

Some of the clearest, most comprehensive images of the top several miles of the Earth’s crust have helped scientists solve the mystery of why...

Deep Subterranean Connection Found Between 2 Japanse Volcanoes

Scientists have confirmed for the first time that radical changes of one volcano in southern Japan were the direct result of an erupting volcano...

How Did Early Humans Thrive Through Volcanic Winters?

UTA researcher Naomi Cleghorn has participated in a Nature paper that describes how humans thrived in South Africa through the Toba volcanic eruption about 74,000 years...

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