Volcanology

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Volcanology is the study of volcanoes and volcanic processes. It is a subfield of geology that focuses on the physical and chemical processes that occur during a volcanic eruption, as well as the structures and landforms created by volcanic activity.

Volcanology

Volcanology is the study of volcanoes and volcanic processes. It is a subfield of geology that focuses on the physical and chemical processes that...

The history of volcanic eruptions

The history of volcanic eruptions goes back billions of years, as volcanoes have been a natural part of the Earth's landscape for much of...

Volcanoes

Volcanoes are holes in the earth's crust through which molten rock and gases escape to the surface. Volcanic hazards arise from two classes of...

World’s most active volcanoes

In addition to the constant volcano belt at the ocean floor, there are about 1500 potentially active volcanoes around the world. About 500 of...

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