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Posts tagged magma

April 19, 2017

 

Europe at night

When Continents Collide: The History Of Our Planet

It was one of the Earth's momentous times. Continents collided. Volcanoes erupted. Ocean currents shifted. Species ran amok.

February 18, 2015

 

Yellowstone geyser surrounded by colorful (red and yellow) bacteria

Super Volcanoes

Yellowstone sits atop a super volcano that could blow any day now.

September 10, 2012

 

volcano erupting against a dark blue sky

How Do Scientists Predict When And Where A Volcano Will Erupt?

There are a few well known warning signs, such as earthquakes in the vicinity of a known volcano. And, of course, smoke rising from a volcano.

November 12, 2008

 

Kilauea Volcano

Taking a Volcano’s Temperature

Wouldn't it be nice if we could predict when a volcano was about to erupt? Scientists have recently taken a big step closer toward doing just this.

March 2, 2004

 

Hawaii’s Next Volcano

Is Hawaii due for a new volcano? Learn about Hawaii's growing island on this Moment of Science.

January 7, 2003

 

yellowstone

Yellowstone’s Secret Super Volcano

Did you know beneath Yellowstone National Park is a reservoir of magma?

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