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May 19, 2015 05:25 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
A new volcano model helps discover a trigger that could forecast eruptions. Continue reading →
May 7, 2015 06:15 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Lots of water leads oceanic crust to melt, giving some volcanoes the potential to erupt explosively. Continue reading →
Jan 12, 2015 06:08 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Relatively small volcanic eruptions may be slowing the pace of global warming. Continue reading →
Dec 22, 2014 05:29 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Colorful hot springs in Yellowstone National Park get their hues from good-luck coins tossed into their waters and trash discarded by tourists. Continue reading →
Sep 29, 2014 11:45 AM ET // Discovery News
See images shot by a hiker trapped on the top of Mount Ontake, the Japanese volcano that erupted on Sept. 27.
Sep 5, 2014 11:30 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
A new volcanic island growing 600 miles south of Tokyo is still growing, and scientists worry it could collapse and cause a tsunami, or else explode. Continue reading →
Aug 29, 2014 08:54 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
If the big volcano, which last erupted 640,000 years ago, were to blow up again, it would spew enough ash to send particles as far away as New York City. Continue reading →
Apr 23, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Paul Gabrielsen
Whether made of wood, brick or straw, buildings face various hazards during an eruption. Continue reading →
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