Enormous ancient lava was seen from space like a dark scar

Enormous ancient lava was seen from space like a dark scar

As LiveScience reported, The Carrizozo Malpas, a basaltic lava flow, is about 50 miles (80 kilometers) long and occupies around 130 square miles (337 square kilometers). According to the US Geological Survey (USGS), it is one of the most extraordinary lava flows to have erupted on Earth in the previous 10,000 years. It is situated … Read more

Lava ‘Music’ Might Explain The Eruption Rhythms of The World’s Most Active Volcano

Lava ‘Music’ Might Explain The Eruption Rhythms of The World’s Most Active Volcano

The sounds of sloshing lava are music to a volcanologist’s ears. The reverberating belches and burps can help reveal what’s going on deep within a volcano’s belly. Putting an ear to the Kīlauea volcano in Hawaii has allowed researchers to track the temperature of magma and the migration of volcanic gasses as they bubble to … Read more