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June 30, 2020: If there was any doubt that the dinosaurs went extinct due to the massive asteroid that hit Earth 65 million years ago, a new study hopes to put the controversy to bed.
June 26, 2020: An American couple who survived a deadly volcanic eruption during a honeymoon cruise in New Zealand last year are suing Royal Caribbean Cruises, court documents show.
June 25, 2020: Matt and Lauren Urey survived a deadly volcanic eruption while on their honeymoon in New Zealand in December 2019. They are now filing a lawsuit against Royal Caribbean and I.D. Tours New Zealand Ltd., claiming they did not warn them of heightened volcanic activity on the island ahead of the excursion to Whakaari/Wh...
June 25, 2020: Matt and Lauren Urey suffered severe burns and were both put in medically induced comas.
June 23, 2020: Ancient ice cores suggest a giant volcanic eruption in what's now Alaska set off a series of climatic shocks that sowed economic disruption and political upheaval across the Mediterranean during the 1st century B.C.
June 22, 2020: Scientists have linked historical political instability to a number of volcanic events, the latest involving an eruption in the Aleutian Islands.
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June 21, 2020: Indonesia’s most volatile volcano on Sunday spewed ash and hot gas in a massive column as high as 3.7 miles into the sky.
June 17, 2020: An elaborate 2,000-year-old map has been discovered carved into volcanic rock in Mexico.
June 8, 2020: Mysterious seismic waves that rippled around the world in 2018 eventually led scientists to discover their source - a rapidly growing underwater volcano about 30 miles offshore of the island.
June 4, 2020: The eruption was so big it covered an area the size of New Jersey in volcanic glass.
May 31, 2020: The largest volcano on Earth may lie hidden in the sea northwest of Honolulu, Hawaii.
May 25, 2020: Scientists used sonar and gravimeters to measure the gargantuan Pūhāhonu volcano in Hawaii — and it's the world's biggest.
May 25, 2020: With two barren peaks that rise only about 170 feet above sea level, the now extinct Pūhāhonu volcano in the Northwestern Hawaii Islands doesn't look like much. This is especially true since in the same archipelago, Mauna Loa towers over every other volcano at 30,000 feet.
May 24, 2020: Exactly 25 years on, Patrick Kluivert, Ronald de Boer and more recall Ajax’s famous Champions League triumph over MilanPatrick Kluivert has, with the precision that accompanies an Ajax upbringing, just offered a photo-realistic description of the goal that changed European football. Twenty-five years have passed b...
May 16, 2020: The Taal Volcano has covered parts of the Philippines in ash, forcing thousands to evacuate. Experts say the worst is yet to come. CBS News Asia correspondent Ramy Inocencio reports.
May 15, 2020: Scientists have identified the world’s largest shield volcano in the Hawaiian Islands, which is barely visible above the waters of the Pacific.
May 15, 2020: Pūhāhonu appears to have formed from a solitary
May 15, 2020: You may not have heard of Puhahonu, the planet's largest and hottest shield volcano.
May 15, 2020: The Halema'uma'u crater on Kilauea, located in Hawaii, has been relatively quiet over the last year after a frenzy of activity in 2018, which all began with an explosive eruption of ash 30,000 feet into the air during May. But, since at least 2019, there has been a change that scientists believe could pose a...
May 12, 2020: The body of water—which is rusty brown in color due to chemical reactions —measures up to 100 feet deep and has an area of roughly five football fields.
April 24, 2020: Sakurajima, on Japan's southern island of Kyushu, is one of the country's most active volcanoes.
April 23, 2020: Two earth scientists offered a new model to explain destructive activity in 2018, but a number of their colleagues aren’t buying it.
April 22, 2020: Research on events in Hawaii suggests climate crisis could increase eruptions around worldThe spectacular eruptions of the Kīlauea volcano in Hawaii in 2018 were triggered by extreme rainfall in the preceding months, research suggests.Scientists say the finding raises the possibility that climate breakdown, which i...
April 22, 2020: Parts of Hawaii saw record-breaking rainfall and flooding in April of 2018, a few weeks before the eruption began in May.