Eruption

Kilauea eruption

A ‘Lava Bomb’ Crashed Through a Hawaii Tour Boat, Injuring 23 People

An explosion from the Big Island's Kilauea eruption showered passengers with molten debris, seriously injuring some.
Sarah Emerson
7.18.18
Lava Land

Who Owns the New Land Created By a Volcano in Hawaii?

What the law says about staking a claim to that hot new stuff.
Sarah Emerson
6.4.18
Kilauea eruption

Strands of Volcanic Glass Called ‘Pele’s Hair’ Rain Down on Hawaii Residents

The eruption of the Big Island’s Kilauea volcano has caused “Pele’s hair,” a type of volcanic glass that resembles spun sugar, to rain down on Pāhoa residents.
Sarah Emerson
5.30.18
Washington

Mount St. Helens Is ‘Recharging’ With Magma, Say Geologists

“The volcano is still very much alive.”
Sarah Emerson
5.10.16
earth

Geologists: Supervolcanoes Can Bury Huge Expanses, But Only in Slow-Motion

Geologists offer evidence that the biggest volcanic eruptions ooze their way to destruction.
Michael Byrne
3.9.16
studies

New Imagery Reveals That Mount St. Helens Is Sitting Atop a Small Sea of Magma

Evidence for a Pacific-Northwest supervolcano?
Michael Byrne
11.9.15
video

New Tool Can Predict Solar Storms a Day in Advance Instead of an Hour

“The new technique takes a closer look at where mass ejections originate from on the sun.”
Jordan Valinsky
6.9.15
Motherboard Blog

Predicting Volcanic Eruptions Isn't Easy, Especially When Your Funding Is Cut

From Iceland to Sicily, scientists fight to predict when volcanos will blow. In America, scientists fight for funding.
Ben Richmond
5.24.13
Motherboard Blog

Ones and Zeros: Weiner Came Clean, Photos Suggest

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Ones Zeros
6.7.11