Sunday, Nov 27, 2022

Volcanic eruptions


Indonesia's Merapi volcano unleashes lava, hundreds evacuate

March 10, 2022 8:30 am

Mount Merapi is the most active of more than 120 active volcanoes in Indonesia and has repeatedly erupted with lava and gas clouds recently.

Volcanic eruptions helped dinosaurs dominate Earth

September 28, 2021 10:23 am

In addition to dinosaur diversification, researchers believe the Carnian Pluvial Episode laid the foundation for today’s ecosystems.

Decoding the triggers of volcanic eruptions

September 24, 2021 4:39 pm

A lot depends not only on the speed at which magma accumulates in the volcanic reservoir but also on the conditions in which it does.

Volcano erupts on Italian island of Stromboli, starts fires

July 03, 2019 11:25 pm

Rescue services said the eruption had started fires on the western side of the small Mediterranean island north of Sicily.

Bali volcano: Here's a timeline of other volcanic eruptions in 2017

November 27, 2017 8:37 pm

Bali volcano: A look into the volcanic eruptions that happened in 2017.

Climate change could expose volcanic regions, increase eruptions: Study

November 27, 2017 6:00 pm

Climate change caused by humans is rapidly melting ice in volcanically active regions, which could lead to increased volcano eruptions, a study has found.

Mysterious loud booms heard across the world: Report

November 24, 2017 6:31 pm

Mysterious booming sounds have been recorded from different places across the globe leaving people as well as experts baffled.

Bali volcano Mount Agung's alert status lowered after decreased activity

October 30, 2017 7:09 pm

Indonesian authorities lowered the alert status of Bali's Mount Agung volcano from the highest level on Sunday, following a significant decrease in activity in recent days.

Airlines on alert as volcanic eruption begins in Iceland

August 24, 2014 5:16 am

A 2011 eruption of Iceland's Grimsvotn volcano was far more powerful than Eyjafjallajokul but cause much less disruption to aviation.

Volcanoes can trigger bigger climate impact: Study

July 12, 2011 4:15 pm

Study shows that particles created from eruptions were mostly composed of sulfuric acid.