Eruption


What Triggered the Largest Volcanic Eruption in Human History?

What Triggered the Largest Volcanic Eruption in Human History?

Quartz crystals provide more insight into devastating Toba supervolcano eruption...

Jan 29 2017, 7:55am CST

NASA's Terra Satellite Captures Alaska's Bogoslof Volcano Eruption in Wrapped White

NASA's Terra Satellite Captures Alaska's Bogoslof Volcano Eruption in Wrapped White

MODIS an instrument in NASA's satellite Terra captured Alaskan Volcanic Eruption Wrapped in White...

Jan 21 2017, 1:57am CST

Underwater Volcano Eruption Captured In Real Time

Underwater Volcano Eruption Captured In Real Time

An observatory noted down the details of an underwater volcano’s fury as it erupted in real time....

Dec 16 2016, 6:26am CST

Volcanoes Go Silent Before Eruption

Volcanoes Go Silent Before Eruption

Seismic quietness occurs immediately before volcanoes erupt and can, thus, be used to forecast an impending eruption for restl...

Jun 24 2016, 2:30pm CDT

NASA Captures the Eruption of Spectacular Solar Flare in a Sunspot

NASA Captures the Eruption of Spectacular Solar Flare in a Sunspot

Solar flares are powerful bursts of radiation and are created when complicated magnetic fields suddenly and explosively rearran...

Apr 20 2016, 1:14am CDT

Mammals Evolutionary Eruption in Mid-Jurassic Period

Mammals Evolutionary Eruption in Mid-Jurassic Period

Oxford University and Macquarie University researchers have concluded that mid-Jurassic mammals had an explosive evolution comp...

Jul 19 2015, 6:44pm CDT

Mt Etna Eruption Spurts Lava into Sky

Mt Etna Eruption Spurts Lava into Sky

Europe’s most volatile volcano spurted lava and gases into the sky on Saturday and Sunday. Mt Etna was a fiery firework of Natu...

Nov 18 2013, 5:38am CST