Artificial lava meets ice and water

A team of scientists and artists pour molten basalt into ice and water. When artificial lava meets ice, spectacular images are created. See for yourself and marvel at the explanation of F Yeah […]

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Dante’s Peak investigated

Dante’s Peak, one of those disaster movies that you either love or hate. Pierce Brosnan saves a dog from Old Smokey tantrum. In the role of a volcanologist we get quite a bit […]

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Fly over Bardabunga

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Gravity explained – no rubber sheet

I’ve always been suspicious of the rubber sheet explanation for gravity. It was tautological, explaining gravity through gravity. Just didn’t make a lot of sense. Now this explanation actually does:

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Shock Waves on Tavurvur – Volcano Monday

The shock wave on the Tavurvur volcano in Papua New Guinea is really quite impressive!

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A geologic mystery solved! – The sailing stones

When you write about geology you inevitably come across a couple mysteries that are just unsolved. In the Racetrack Playa in Death Valley they have many names for this phenomenon. Racing Rocks Sailing […]

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Quadcopters and Volcanoes = awesome!

Today’s volcano is featured by a quadcopter. Be sure to check out this amazing footage! from Tumblr

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What happened to this car?

Find out with the newest minute Earth video!  

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The state of science on climate change

Reading about climate change can be overwhelming. There are many questions asked and many implications for humans. The typhoon on the Philippines shows once again that Earth is changing. But the data alone […]

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Chocolate and CO2 sequestration

Rock properties can be a little tricky to understand. Especially new student that start to learn about porosity, believe that large porosity will result in a good rock to store things. This is […]

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