In these extraordinary times, we take a break from earth science to talk pandemic.
Puerto Rico’s earthquake swarm is ongoing; so is the government’s lack of assistance. Here’s how you can help
Lava lakes and flank instability and ice volcanoes ahoy!
Even if the V-day leaves you meh, the geology of gemstones is still pretty great
What’s up with all the shaking in the Caribbean? It’s business as usual on a geologic timescale
Oh, right, Volcano Awareness Month happened while all those exciting earthquakes had us distracted!
The year 2019 ended with a tragic bang, and 2020 is already a busy one for geologic disasters. Here’s the latest
A life is lost, homes are damaged and destroyed, and an iconic Puerto Rican landform is no more. Here are what happened and how you can help
What a difference a decade makes!
Need some rock-solid reading to make it through the holidays? Your search is over!
A relatively small eruption on a New Zealand island volcano created an outsize tragedy
Volcanoes + astronomy = amazing images
Floods of lava, followed by floods of glacial lake water, formed some of the most intriguing landscapes in the American West. These books explore the remarkable geologic events involved...
Let’s see what the experts at the Yellowstone Volcano Observatory have to say
Wherein we get our first look at what Kilauea’s new crater lake is made of
What could have been an excellent documentary is marred by several glaring problems
Or how I was reminded that the publication date can be quite deceptive
A recent M6.3 earthquake off the Oregon coast triggered Cascadia concerns. Here's why seismologists don't share those particular fears.
A very different kind of lake is growing inside Halema‘uma‘u crater
The volcanoes on other worlds make our wildest fire mountains look positively tame