Why does the same volcanic zone produce two kinds of volcanoes?
Y1K really came in with a bang for those living around the Sea of Japan, thanks to a VEI 7 eruption at a volcano sitting on the border between modern-day China and North Korea.
Ethiopia’s Dallol Volcano is a surreal mix of bright colors, deadly natural dangers, and risk of armed attack. This video captures that unique combination well.
Yes, that is someone’s foot touching a moving lava flow without combusting. It’s a screenshot from this video – notice the person just lightly taps
You need this background to the recent news that, at Havre Seamount near New Zealand, scientists have found the largest deep-water silicic eruption in history. Some cool videos of eruptions are included, too.
Hawaiian volcanoes, lava fields, Pelee – you know the drill. But these volcanoes are fascinating when you look at them up close, as both scientists