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Jul 21, 2014 03:26 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Japan's devastating 9.0 earthquake in 2011 has dangerously increased the pressure beneath Mount Fuji, an active volcano. Continue reading →
Jul 17, 2014 05:30 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
The volcano's supply of semi-molten rock, or magma, starts 50 miles below the Earth. Continue reading →
Jun 19, 2014 06:30 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
If you're not feeling the heat in Brazil, maybe it's time to weigh in on a more explosive competition.
Jun 10, 2014 04:43 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
A satellite orbiting six miles above the Congo could warn a million nearby residents of an eruption. Continue reading →
May 19, 2014 12:00 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
A newly discovered underwater peak, called Ka'ena volcano, brings Oahu island's volcano count to three, up from two.
May 2, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Mount St. Helens is nowhere near another eruption, but new magma is rising underground, heaving the volcano upward and outward.
Apr 30, 2014 11:45 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
The youngest volcanoes on the East Coast share an unusual geological link with islands on the opposite side of the Atlantic Ocean.
Apr 23, 2014 09:20 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
The coldest place on Earth is also one of the rare spots where a roiling lava lake offers a window into the heart of a volcano.
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