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Sentinel satellites to monitor every volcano - BBC News - BBC News


European satellites will routinely map every land volcano on Earth, looking for early eruption signs.

Wed, 19 Apr 2017 21:33:36 GMT | MORE DETAILS

Researchers fly camera drones over erupting volcanoes with ... - Fox News


Flying a drone into the flying rocks and ash of an erupting volcano seems like a guaranteed way of ensuring you'll never see it again, but a team of researchers ...and more »

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 14:54:56 GMT | MORE DETAILS

Drones armed with sensors fly through erupting volcano's ash clouds - CBS News


Drones can do more than capture high-flying footage, and researchers recently put the unmanned vehicles to work studying a volcano as it erupted. During a research trip to Guatemala, a team of volcanologists and engineers used customized drones (also ...and more »

Thu, 20 Apr 2017 21:09:00 GMT | MORE DETAILS

UK Scientists Use Satellites to Monitor all 1500 Land Volcanoes on Earth - The Merkle


British scientists are looking to change all of that with their new satellite-oriented venture. To be more specific, the group wants to monitor every land volcano known to man from space by using satellites dedicated to this task. In doing so, the ...

Sat, 22 Apr 2017 15:06:50 GMT | MORE DETAILS

All the Ways To Know If That Volcano Might Kill You - WIRED


Dangerous volcanoes are everywhere. But, how dangerous is dangerous or deadliest? Recently, I tried to tackle that notion and codify some ideas about what makes one volcano dangerous when it erupts, while another is merely spectacular. It turns out you ...

Fri, 14 Apr 2017 18:04:29 GMT | MORE DETAILS

Ranking the 10 Most Dangerous Volcanoes, From Vesuvius to Santa Maria - WIRED


Time to count down some dangerous volcanoes. I've gone through what might make a volcano dangerous and how I tried to rank dangerous volcanoes, developing a points system based on population, magma type, volcano type, and past large explosive ...

Fri, 14 Apr 2017 16:50:53 GMT | MORE DETAILS

Here's Why We Can't Just Plug Up Erupting Volcanoes - Forbes


Every now and then, I pop along to an institution, college, university or school and give a lecture or presentation about science or science communication. Almost invariably, the most glorious combination is going to a primary school and talking ...and more »

Sun, 16 Apr 2017 18:32:00 GMT | MORE DETAILS

These Five Volcanoes Are the Deadliest and Most Dangerous in the World - Newsweek


Research shows that volcanic activity has shown no let up since the turn of the 21st century—it just hasn't been around population centers. Indeed, there remain a number of volcanoes poised to blow that pose a major threat to life and livelihood.and more »

Fri, 14 Apr 2017 10:19:00 GMT | MORE DETAILS

These Sharks Thrive Inside an Underwater Volcano - National Geographic


“Sharkcano.” It's not the title of some campy summer blockbuster, but rather a real-world phenomenon that went viral in 2015, when scientists on a National Geographic expedition found sharks living inside one of the most active underwater volcanoes on ...and more »

Wed, 19 Apr 2017 04:35:25 GMT | MORE DETAILS

The 'Most Dangerous' Volcano Can Be a Tricky Thing to Pin Down - WIRED


I know you've all seen lists like this before: what is the “world's most dangerous volcano?” Most of the time, that discuss devolves quickly into something about “supervolcanoes,” which is very exciting and all because they can generate massive eruptions.

Tue, 11 Apr 2017 14:24:07 GMT | MORE DETAILS

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