Volcano

PHOTOS: The Best News Pictures Of The Week

The Huffington Post UK | Elliot Wagland & Tahira Mirza & Michael Cripps | Posted 24.10.2014 | UK

Pictures of the week brings you the best images over the past seven days from around the world, chosen by our very own photo editors, Elliot Wagland, ...

PHOTOS: The Best News Pictures Of The Week

The Huffington Post UK | Elliot Wagland & Tahira Mirza & Michael Cripps | Posted 10.10.2014 | UK

Pictures of the week brings you the best images over the past seven days from around the world, chosen by our very own photo editors, Elliot Wagland, ...

Nearly 40 People Presumed Dead As Mount Ontake Continues To Erupt

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.09.2014 | UK

Attempts to find the remaining bodies of those believed trapped or dead on Mount Ontake have been hindered as the volcano's eruption intensifies. M...

PHOTOS: News Pictures Of The Week

The Huffington Post UK | Elliot Wagland & Tahira Mirza & Michael Cripps | Posted 26.09.2014 | UK

Pictures of the week brings you the best images over the past seven days from around the world, chosen by our very own photo editors, Elliot Wagland, ...

PHOTOS: News Pictures Of The Week

The Huffington Post UK | Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza & Michael Cripps | Posted 06.09.2014 | UK

Pictures of the week brings you the best images over the past seven days from around the world, chosen by our very own photo editors, Elliot Wagland, ...

Birth of a Volcano: The World Watches Iceland

Professor Dougal Jerram | Posted 29.08.2014 | UK Tech
Professor Dougal Jerram

Bárðarbunga is a big volcano by Iceland standards and its starting to wake up! Where is it? Will it erupt and shut down Europe's airspace? What about the ice flood risks? The news has been rolling out different scenarios.

Pilot Spots Glowing Red Lights Beneath Arctic Ocean

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 26.08.2014 | UK Tech

In what may turn out to be one of life's biggest unexplained mysteries; a pilot witnessed a collection of red glowing lights beneath him, just twenty ...

Could Iceland's Volcano Cause Travel Chaos Again?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.08.2014 | UK

Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano, which scientists say is poised to erupt, could cause major disruption to air travel, as residents from the north of the...

PHOTOS: News Pictures Of The Week

The Huffington Post UK | Elliot Wagland & Tahira Mirza & Michael Cripps | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK

Pictures of the week brings you the best images over the past seven days from around the world, chosen by our very own photo editors, Elliot Wagland, ...

There Is A Massive Hidden Ocean Under The United States

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 16.06.2014 | UK Tech

Scientists have discovered a massive reservoir of water 400 miles below the United States. The discovery appears to confirm that water actually fil...

PHOTOS: Vote On Your Favourite Pictures Of The Week

Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza and Michael Cripps | Posted 06.07.2014 | UK

Pictures of the week brings you the best images over the past seven days from around the world, chosen by our very own photo editors, Elliot Wagla...

These 'Humbling' Pictures Show The Power Of Indonesia's 'Mountain of Spirits'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.05.2014 | UK

This is the incredible and "humbling" moment a massive plume of ash spewed an estimated 12 miles into the sky as a volcano erupted in Indonesia. Hu...

PHOTOS: Vote On Your Favourite Pictures Of The Week

The Huffington PostUK | Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza and Michael Cripps | Posted 31.05.2014 | UK

Pictures of the week brings you the best images over the past seven days from around the world, chosen by our very own photo editors, Elliot Wagla...

Deep in the Heart of Mordor: The Tongariro Alpine Crossing

Shannon Kendall | Posted 05.07.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Shannon Kendall

From first hand experience, I can tell you that there is nothing more magical than watching fingers of light begin to touch Tongariro's mountain tops and knowing that you are in the minority of the world's population to witness the first sunrise on that day.

Why Is This Volcano Burning Blue?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.04.2014 | UK Tech

Volcanoes are terrifying, dramatic features of the natural world. But images of them are pretty familiar to anyone with a taste for photography, geolo...

PHOTOS: Vote On Your Favourite Pictures Of The Week

The Huffington PostUK | Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza and Michael Cripps | Posted 16.05.2014 | UK

Pictures of the week brings you the best images over the past seven days from around the world, chosen by our very own photo editors, Elliot Wagla...

This Clip Definitely Shows Aliens. Maybe. Probably Not.

Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.04.2014 | UK Tech

A UFO botherer in America has created a 30 minute film of a shorter paused film and claimed it is extra-terrestrials entering a well-known alien base....

Why Are Animals Mysteriously Fleeing Yellowstone Park?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.04.2014 | UK

In slightly ominous news, reports have surfaced of animals fleeing one of the world's most famous national parks. Footage appears to show bison and...

What's In a Stone? Curling a Volcano Into the Winter Olympics

Professor Dougal Jerram | Posted 19.04.2014 | UK Sport
Professor Dougal Jerram

The whole of curling worldwide shares one simple yet geologically significant secret. That secret is held in the smoothed blue/grey stones that are pushed down the ice, known as the 'curling stones'.

LOOK: Thousands Flee Under Rain Of Ash And Debris As Mount Kelud Erupts

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.02.2014 | UK

Tens of thousands of people have been forced to flee their homes after a volcano violently erupted on the Indonesian island of Java. Two people hav...

Edinburgh Welcomes Earth Scientists for the 50th Volcanic and Magmatic Studies Group Meeting!

Professor Dougal Jerram | Posted 05.03.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Professor Dougal Jerram

Why should this matter? Well in 2010 when the Iceland volcanic crisis crippled Europe, British volcanologists were among the leaders providing technical advice, help with monitoring and developing key research into volcanic eruptions worldwide.

It's Top Trumps... but of the Explosive Variety!

Professor Dougal Jerram | Posted 01.02.2014 | UK Tech
Professor Dougal Jerram

Yes, Volcano Top Trumps has just been released, and I have just gone out and bought 10 just for good measure. I open my pack, the rest a mixture of presents and prizes at talks, and I flick through to make sure my favourite is there.

Reversing Atlantis: New Islands From Volcanoes and Earthquakes

Professor Dougal Jerram | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech
Professor Dougal Jerram

When a new island pops up, who actually owns it and has it ever caused a territory issue?? You have guessed it, the answer is actually a very interesting, YES! One of the most fascinating examples of a pop-up island, is that of Ferdinandea, a volcano offshore southern Sicily.

Planet Appetite: Tourism and Gastronomy Conference in Santorini, Greece

Rupert Parker | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

Greek food has not enjoyed the greatest of reputations - lowlights include greasy Moussaka, fatty Kebabs and Retsina wines that taste of turpentine. But it deserves better than that. Now the island of Santorini has declared 2013 as the year of gastronomy and is showcasing its unique products.

The Largest Volcano on Earth .....Really??

Professor Dougal Jerram | Posted 09.11.2013 | UK Tech
Professor Dougal Jerram

When it comes to anything these days it's all about what's the biggest, best, fastest etc. That's what makes the headlines, and that's exactly the same for scientific discoveries. But what about the detail behind the hot air? It has been announced that the 'World's largest volcano' has been found in the pacific...