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Evidence of 2 billion years of volcanic activity on Mars

Analysis of a Martian meteorite found in Africa in 2012 has uncovered evidence of at least 2 billion years of volcanic activity on Mars....

The secret of the supervolcano

Researchers have now found an explanation for what triggered the largest volcanic eruption witnessed by humankind. The volcano's secret was revealed by geochemical clues...

Are we ready for another massive volcanic eruption?

An enormous volcanic eruption would not necessarily plunge the world into a new societal crisis, according to a new study of the biggest eruption...

Fossilised tree and ice cores help date huge volcanic eruption 1,000...

An international team of researchers has managed to pinpoint, to within three months, a medieval volcanic eruption in east Asia the precise date of...

New study will help find the best locations for thermal power...

A new research article, with lead authors from the University of Gothenburg, gives indications of the best places in Iceland to build thermal power...

Fiery eruption of Mexican’s Colima volcano

Webcams have caught the dramatic eruption of Mexico's Colima volcano on 19 January 2017, which has seen an increase in activity since October. The explosion...

Alaska volcano Q&A

A remote volcano in Alaska's Aleutian Islands has erupted 10 times in less than a month, and experts say more eruptions are possible. Bogoslof volcano...

New study estimates frequency of volcanic eruptions

Holidaymakers concerned about fresh volcanic eruptions causing flight-disrupting ash clouds might be reassured by a study setting out the first reliable estimates of their...

Naples astride a rumbling mega-volcano

A slumbering Campi Flegrei volcano under the Italian city of Naples shows signs of "reawakening" and may be nearing a critical pressure point, according...

Clues from past volcanic explosion helps research team to model future...

Researchers led by The University of Manchester have developed a model that will help civil defence agencies better judge the impact of future volcanic...

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