Earth-like volcanic eruptions on Jupiter`s moon

In a new finding, NASA scientists have reported three massive volcanic eruptions on one of Jupiter`s moons.

2,000 yrs old history of volcanic eruptions rewritten

A new study has found the traces of history behind volcanic eruptions over the last 2,000 years with the help of sulphate dust deposits which were drilled deep into the West Antarctic ice sheet.

Two distinct volcanic eruptions flood ancient plains of Mars with lava

Two distinct volcanic eruptions have flooded the area of Daedalia Planum with lava, flowing around an elevated fragment of ancient terrain of Mars.

Volcanic eruptions credited for global warming pause

Researchers have claimed that volcanoes have offered "temporary respite" from rising temperatures in recent years.

Forests stabilised Earth`s CO2 levels millions of years ago

Researchers in the UK have identified a biological mechanism that could explain how the Earth`s atmospheric carbon dioxide and climate were stabilised over the past 24 million years.

Scientists show how deadly volcanic phenomenon moves

Scientists have for the first time tracked how one of the deadliest volcanic hazards moves over time.

Volcanic eruptions formed Hawaiian Islands

The picturesque Hawaiian Islands were formed by volcanic eruptions rather than internal solidification of magma as previously believed, a new study has found.

Volcanic eruptions formed Hawaiian Islands

The picturesque Hawaiian Islands were formed by volcanic eruptions rather than internal solidification of magma as previously believed, a new study has found.

`Trigger` for explosive volcanic eruptions found

British scientists have identified a repeating underground trigger for the largest explosive volcanic eruptions on Earth.

Tree rings may undervalue climate response to volacanic eruptions

Some climate cooling caused by past volcanic eruptions may not be evident in tree-ring reconstructions of temperature change.

Meteorite hits mimic large volcanic eruptions

Some aspects of giant meteorites that have struck the earth, often with devastating consequences, may mimic the behaviour of large volcanic eruptions.

E-mails to warn pilots about volcanic eruptions

Scientists are developing system to alert pilots on flights via e-mails about volcanic eruptions.

Volcanic eruptions affect Asian rainfall

A new research has revealed that volcanic eruptions affect rainfall over the Asian monsoon region.

Coal-mining outbursts resemble explosive volcanic eruptions

A new research by scientists has suggested that coal outbursts in underground mines occur through a process very similar to what happens during explosive volcanic eruptions.