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Underwater volcano

Japan sitting on top of massive lava dome, supereruption may endanger over 11 crore people

The underwater dome has an immense volume of lava, more than the Yellowstone caldera and the Long Valley caldera, which have also been brewing with activity.

Feb 12, 2018, 16:11 PM IST

NASA shares time-lapse video of island forming from underwater volcano - Watch

The new study offers insight into its longevity and the erosion that shapes new islands.

Dec 12, 2017, 18:20 PM IST

Caribbean on alert over underwater volcano activity

The Seismic Research Center of the University of the West Indies in Trinidad and Tobago issued an alert about elevated activity at Kick 'em-Jenny, an underwater volcano located near Grenada and St. Vincent and the Grenadines.

Jul 24, 2015, 11:54 AM IST

Scientists to explore huge Pacific underwater volcano

 A team of international scientists is setting out to explore a huge underwater volcano that has been producing tonnes of stone that has come ashore to the beaches of Australia and New Zealand.

Mar 16, 2015, 16:37 PM IST

New underwater volcano discovered in Hawaii

The sprawling chain of Hawaiian volcanoes just got bigger!

May 18, 2014, 15:34 PM IST

Huge underwater volcano on Earth rivals largest in solar system

A team of scientists have confirmed the existence of a volcano that covers an area approximately the size of British Isles.

Sep 06, 2013, 11:23 AM IST

Scientists discover new type of underwater volcanic eruption

Scientists have uncovered a previously undocumented type of eruption in underwater volcanoes - by looking at tiny original bubble spaces trapped in volcanic rocks.

Jan 22, 2013, 16:51 PM IST

Rise and fall of underwater volcano captured

Researchers studying the Monowai volcano, near Tonga, captured huge changes in height in just two weeks.

May 14, 2012, 17:53 PM IST