In Indonesia, more than 197 million people live within 100km of a volcano, including more than 8.6 million inside a 10km radius.
A record of volcanism preserved along ancient mid-ocean ridges provides evidence for heightened worldwide magmatic activity 66 million years ago just after the Chicxulub meteor struck Earth, according to University of Oregon ...
A volcanic eruption in the Philippines forces mass evacuations, while another in Japan kills one person. Across the Pacific, a 7.9 magnitude earthquake hits off Alaska. So what's the link?
An island volcano in Papua New Guinea erupted again Sunday, sending plumes of steam and ash into the air.
Scientists have shown for the first time that volcanoes emit distinctive pulses of gas a few hours before erupting, which could lead to real-time forecasting of dangerous volcanic eruptions that are difficult to predict, ...
Shrinking glacier cover could lead to increased volcanic activity in Iceland, warn scientists.
These striking features on Mars were caused by the planet's crust stretching apart in response to ancient volcanic activity.
Proposals to reduce the effects of global warming by imitating volcanic eruptions could have a devastating effect on global regions prone to either tumultuous storms or prolonged drought, new research has shown.
Molten rock pulses deep inside Earth, and WA scientists are studying it to help us to understand volcanic activity around the world.
Building on existing information and databases relating to volcanic fatalities, scientists from the University of Bristol have, for the first time, been able to classify victims by activity or occupation and look at the distance ...