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We Might Finally Know What Triggered Yellowstone’s Massive Crater

The thinking has always been that one giant volcanic eruption created the Yellowstone Caldera or volcanic crater in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming - but...

Cleopatra’s Downfall Was Partly Sparked by Climate Change and Volcanoes

Image: Postdlf/Wikimedia Commons The rule of Egypt's Ptolemaic Pharaohs ran from 305 to 30 BCE, bookended by the conquests of Alexander the Great at...

There are almost 100 new volcanoes hiding under Antarctic ice

Almost 100 volcanoes have been newly identified beneath the ice covering West Antarctica. It's not yet known whether they're active, but if they are,...

The Sun Is ‘Sneezing’ Solar Storms Towards Earth

Right now, the Sun is stirring up violent eruptions capable of wiping out the technology we are so dependent on, and new research has...

Experts Warn That Italy’s Supervolcano Could Be Closer to an Eruption...

Almost 500 years ago, Italy's Campi Flegrei supervolcano erupted, spewing molten rock and thick plumes of smoke into the atmosphere for eight days straight,...

These Are the World’s 5 Deadliest Volcanoes

An eruption of Mount Etna recently caught out some BBC journalists who were filming there. The footage was extraordinary and highlighted the hazards volcanoes...

Signs Of Extraterrestrial Life? NASA Scientists Say Eruptions On Dwarf Planet...

Scientists are learning more about how the dwarf planet Ceres formed, with an eye on whether there could be extraterrestrial life there.Until recently, a...

Mount Etna volcano erupts in fiery show of lava in eastern...

ROME -- Mount Etna has erupted in a fiery show of lava in eastern Sicily.The volcano's latest eruptions, which can last days and even...

Mount Etna Just Exploded Into Life

Not keen to let Hawaii's collapsing lava delta and fire hoses steal the show, Sicily's Mount Etna has just burst into life, sending iridescent...

Panic in Sicily as Mount Etna volcano BLOWS in furious eruption...

Italy's Mount Etna has started spewing lava in what is its second eruption of the year.Giant fountains of lava could be seen sprouting from...