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6 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser
The northeast spatter cone at Puu Oo has a 30-foot lava pond, which experiences a cyclic rise and fall of the lava surface called "gas pistoning," driven by the buildup and release of gas in the pond.
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12 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel
Orchard School's third through sixth graders showed off their talents to family and friends at Wednesday's Science Fair.
16 hrs ago | South China Morning Post
Villagers survey dead fish in a dried-up pond in Jiujiang , Jiangxi province, during a drought last year.
There are two main things most people would like to know about particular volcanoes: when is the next eruption and how big will that eruption be? Scientists in Iceland have taken another step forward in monitoring volcanoes to best predict when they will erupt and even warn people of the size of the coming eruption.
TO the untrained eye the sand dune peppered with shells, bones and debris is nothing special, but it is in fact some of the best evidence we have of how indigenous people lived and thrived in the south-west for tens of thousands of years.
An active volcanic eruption on Jupiter's moon Io was captured in this image taken by NASA's Galileo spacecraft.
In London, a mathematician sits on the cusp of a breakthrough in his theory of wave propagation as the smoke from a volcanic eruption that killed all but a single resident of faraway Martinique wafts overhead.
The image was taken in April 2010, during the most recent eruption of Eyjafjallajokull, an Icelandic volcano covered by an ice cap.
Standing eye level with oncoming lava, in a snow pit he is digging at Tolbachik volcano in Russia, Ben Edwards is hoping his world doesn't violently explode in the next few minutes.
Tuya Butte, the volcano in northern British Columbia that is the source of the term tuya - a volcano that erupted under ice.
Without fail someone always taps my friend Susan's beer bottle and makes it overflow.
Will the dating of the volcanic eruption of Santorini remain an unsolved mystery? The question whether this natural disaster occurred 3,500 or 3,600 years ago is of great historiographical importance and has indeed at times been the subject of heated discussion among experts.
A look into how some of New Zealand's biggest volcanoes erupted hundreds of years ago could help predict lava flows for future eruptions.
Hall is a Forest Grove artist and member of The Green Cab , a group of area artists who support and promote one another.
A bevy of satellites have caught a bird's-eye view of Guatemala's Pacaya volcano since the peak popped its top on March 2. Pacaya watchers have posted images of ash plumes and glowing lava on their blogs, all from the watchful sensors of four NASA satellites, including Landsat 7 and Landsat 8, Terra and Aqua.
Another huge sockeye salmon run is forecast to return to the Fraser River this summer, potentially even bigger than the modern record of 30 million that unexpectedly came back in 2010.
Image Caption: Two distinct volcanic eruptions have flooded this area of Daedalia Planum on Mars, flowing around an island of ancient terrain.