Scientists catch a rare sight of an erupting volcano on a remote sub-Antarctic island. Continue reading →
A certain type of rock on volcanic islands comes from the same layer deep within the planet. →
Could a sudden volcano collapse create a wave over 50 stories high? Scientists think so. Continue reading →
Ecuador's president Rafael Correa said Saturday he will declare a state of emergency as the Cotopaxi volcano rumbled to life and prompted evacuation orders in several villages threatened by landslides.
Sinabung rumbled back to life in 2013, driving 10,000 people so far from their homes.
Thanks to advances in sensing technology, it's now possible to watch an undersea volcano blow in real time. Continue reading →
Lots of water leads oceanic crust to melt, giving some volcanoes the potential to erupt explosively. Continue reading →
A lake near Oregon's Hoodoo Ski Area fills from melted snow and then drains into a lava tube, leaving a meadow.
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