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UKRI funding to bring the public into the heart of five research projects

Added: 27 May 2021

UK Research and Innovation is encouraging people from across the UK to actively contribute to five …

Positive 'tipping points' offer hope for climate

Added: 22 Mar 2021

Climate change mitigation is forever a balancing act. Environmental experts are beginning to unveil…

Magma movements suggest long-term seismic risk for Northern Europe

Added: 11 Jun 2020

Scientists have discovered new evidence for active volcanism next door to some of the most densely …

Porous rocks support prebiotic evolution theory

Added: 7 Aug 2019

The water-air interface found at pores in volcanic rocks could have been the location of the chemic…

Science weighs in on mystery surrounding catastrophic volcanic eruption

Evoluted New Media | Added: 18 Sep 2018

One of the biggest volcanic eruptions in recorded history, which is said to have contributed to the…

Giant volcanic eruption drove historic global warming event

Evoluted New Media | Added: 8 Dec 2017

New research by a group of international scientists suggests that an extreme global warming event 5…

Volcanic eruption linked to El Niño

Evoluted New Media | Added: 5 Dec 2017

Researchers at Rutgers University have discovered that large volcanic eruptions can prompt El Niño …

Volcanic event responsible for Jurassic Period ice age

Evoluted New Media | Added: 8 Jan 2016

Scientists have uncovered the reason behind an ice age that took place around 170 million years ago…

New method for volcano eruption forecast developed

Evoluted New Media | Added: 18 Dec 2015

By estimating the pressure in the magma-chamber of a volcano, geologists have developed a method to…

Volcanic eruptions can affect river flow

Evoluted New Media | Added: 24 Nov 2015

Major volcanic eruptions have been found to affect the flow of the world’s biggest rivers.

Icelandic volcano SO2 levels top up European industry emissions

Evoluted New Media | Added: 6 Nov 2015

The volcanic eruption in Iceland that occurred in August 2014 released three times more sulphur dio…

Hidden magma tracked

Evoluted New Media | Added: 1 Aug 2014

Despite being hidden deep underground, magma has an incredibly strong influence not only on the pla…

Ancient Mercury’s volcanic past

Evoluted New Media | Added: 25 Apr 2014

Volcanoes exploded on Mercury for a large proportion of the planet’s history according to detailed …

Supervolcanic eruptions solved?

Evoluted New Media | Added: 11 Feb 2014

Supervolcanic eruptions are caused by a change in magma pressure and magma buoyancy suggests two ne…

Ardnamurchan magma mystery solved

Evoluted New Media | Added: 16 Oct 2013

A volcano on the Scottish peninsula thought to have three successive magma chambers only has one si…