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Oct 4, 2015 01:04 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Could a sudden volcano collapse create a wave over 50 stories high? Scientists think so. Continue reading →
Jun 4, 2015 05:15 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Thanks to advances in sensing technology, it's now possible to watch an undersea volcano blow in real time. Continue reading →
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 →
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