From Pompeii to Mount Pinatubo, volcanoes might have shaped Earth's surface, but also killed thousands. What makes magma burst from the ground as lava? Can scientists predict dangerous eruptions?
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Microscopic crystals of volcanic ash are revealing surprising clues about the world's most devastating eruptions
Attila Kilinc, head of the geology department at the University of Cincinnati, offers an answer
A guide to eruptions and their impacts
Satellite imagery provides data that helps scientists predict where the next eruption will occur on the world's largest volcano
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The Seeker for this Challenge desires proposals for chemical methods that could rapidly degrade a dilute aqueous solution
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The Geoffrey Beene Foundation Alzheimer’s Initiative (GBFAI) is launching the 2013 Geoffrey Beene Global NeuroDiscovery Challenge whose
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