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Express News Quiz: Volcanoes, Vicky Kaushal, and e-everything at once

December 02, 2022 7:55 pm

How well do you remember this week’s biggest stories? Take our news quiz to find out.

How do you see inside a volcano? Try a storm of cosmic particles

November 15, 2021 6:49 pm

One day, volcanic muography could become the “ultimate detection system for magma,” said Giovanni Leone, a geophysicist at the University of Atacama in Chile and the study’s lead author.

Study reveals Jupiter’s Moon Io has gaseous atmosphere, hundreds of active volcanoes

October 27, 2020 12:59 pm

Currently, Io has 400 active volcanoes and is touted to be the innermost moon of the gaseous-giant planet Jupiter.

Venus has 37 active volcanic structures, scientists find

July 21, 2020 5:39 pm

The researchers during the study hunted for young coronae in the imagery of Venus' surface captured by spacecraft like NASA's Magellan probe, which orbited Venus from 1990 to 1994.

Satellite studying volcanoes finds giant oilfield methane plume

November 23, 2019 11:43 am

Their satellite couldn’t detect the small quantities from the mud volcanoes but it did pick up on three unexplained bright spots nearby.

Dinosaur-killing space rock may have triggered sea volcanoes: Study

February 08, 2018 8:46 pm

A new study claims that the asteroid that led to the extinction of dinosaurs 66 million years ago also created underwater volcanoes.

Thousands evacuated to emergency shelters as Vanuatu volcano threatens to erupt

September 26, 2017 9:56 am

The last time the Ambae volcano erupted was in 2005. Vanuatu is one of the world's poorest nations, where locals are almost entirely reliant on food grown in their garden to survive, aid workers said.

Volcanic eruptions partly behind 'warming hiatus'

January 12, 2015 2:06 pm

Volcanoes may have caused cooling of 0.05 degrees to 0.12 degrees Celsius since 2000.

Supervolcanoes may have shorter fuse than thought earlier

June 04, 2012 2:03 pm

The so-called supervolcanoes may need far less time than thought to build up the ammunition for an eruption.

Indonesian volcano unleashes new powerful eruption

November 01, 2010 9:05 am

Mount Merapi,one of world's most active volcanoes,killed at least 38 people in the past week.