volcanoes

tech-science

Scientists Found a Hidden 'Jurassic World' Buried Underneath Australia

The subterranean remains of 100 volcanoes formed some 180 million years ago were detected under a major petroleum hotspot.
Becky Ferreira
8.14.19
seismic waves

Mysterious Waves Rippled Across the Earth and Scientists Don't Know Why

Some seismologists have speculated the strange waves could be related to volcanic activity.
Sarah Emerson
11.29.18
flows

Lava, Land, and Life Forms

Hawaii’s erupting Kilauea volcano is the latest example of a powerful natural force for creating new life.
Melissa Cronin
5.9.18
volcanoes

How Dangerous Is It to Be Taking Video of Kilauea's Fountains of Lava Erupting in Hawaii?

Some of the videos emerging look scary close.
Kaleigh Rogers
5.7.18
volcanoes

Lava Fountains in the Streets Cause Hawaii to Declare State of Emergency

Parts of the Big Island of Hawaii are being evacuated after Kilauea Volcano spewed fountains of lava into nearby streets.
Sarah Emerson
5.4.18
volcanoes

Volcanoes are erupting across the Pacific Ring of Fire

Emma Fidel
9.28.17
Drone Versus the Volcano

Watch Scientists Fly a Drone Through a Frickin' Volcano

Drones are a boon to volcanologists who would rather not die in a fiery hellpit.
Becky Ferreira
4.11.17
stars

Geoengineering Schemes Could Block View of the Night Sky, Astronomers Warn

At the American Astronomical Society meeting in Texas, astronomers got together to debate the pros and cons of engineering Earth’s climate to save the planet.
Bryson Masse
1.4.17
Canada

Climate Change Might Be Messing Up Volcanoes’ Planet-Cooling Powers

Volcanoes spew ash into the stratosphere that reflects back some sunlight.
Bryson Masse
11.17.16
Film

Werner Herzog On Science, Language, Mars, and His Fever Dreams

A chat with the unstoppable filmmaker on Radio Motherboard.
ALEX PASTERNACK
10.28.16
Features

Why We Can't Resist Volcanoes, According to Werner Herzog's Volcanologist

The volcano scientist behind (and front and center of) Herzog’s new documentary on how science mixes with magic, and the beautiful danger of volcanoes.
Tim Maughan
10.28.16
Film

Werner Herzog Really, Really Likes Volcanoes

We caught up with the legendary filmmaker to talk about 'Into the Inferno,' his gorgeous new documentary about volcanoes, poetry, and North Korea.
James Yeh
10.27.16
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