Eruptions


Volcanic Eruptions in India Linked to Dinosaur Extinction

Volcanic Eruptions in India Linked to Dinosaur Extinction

Combined impacts of volcanic eruptions in India and an asteroid impact in Mexico brought about one of the Earth's biggest mas...

Jul 7 2016, 3:09am CDT

Alaska Researchers Say Distant Volcanic Roars can Help Detect Volcanic Eruptions

Alaska Researchers Say Distant Volcanic Roars can Help Detect Volcanic Eruptions

Low frequency acoustic waves can help detect, locate and monitor volcanic eruptions...

Apr 5 2016, 9:23am CDT

Yellowstone Supervolcano Eruptions were Bigger than We Thought

Yellowstone Supervolcano Eruptions were Bigger than We Thought

New research has identified 12 distinct super-eruptions between 8 and 12 million years ago. The volcanic eruptions were signifi...

Mar 27 2016, 4:03am CDT

Volcanic Eruptions Said To Impact on Water Available Across Major Rivers

Volcanic Eruptions Said To Impact Have on Water Available Across Major Rivers

New study gives scientists insight into how big volcanic eruptions impact rainfall and affect water flow in regional rivers....

Oct 6 2015, 10:09am CDT

Scientists Discover What Caused Fire Fountain Eruption on Moon

Scientists Discover What Caused Fire Fountain Eruptions on Moon

The Moon once had fiery lava eruptions, it was confirmed by volcanic glasses found on lunar surface. The new research reveals w...

Aug 24 2015, 9:12pm CDT