This week’s digest looks at earthquakes, volcanoes, and the broader concept of whether we need plate tectonics for a habitable planet.
An earthquake in Indonesia, a lake on Mars, and old ice in the Antarctic – all are included in this week’s geoscience roundup.
This week looks at the sadly topical issue of wildfires, along with the ongoing eruption at Kilauea and a swarm of tiny earthquakes in Washington State.
There are some big names in volcanoes this week – Kilauea, Krakatau and Öraefajökull. And we take a quick look at the question: How cold can it get?
This week’s article looks at landslides in Japan, Iceland and Turkey, a dearth of earthquakes and the situation at Kilauea.